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Downing Corporate Finance – Pennine Aim VCT 5

Downing Corporate Finance

Pennine Aim VCT 5

Aim: Growth and income by investing initially in cash deposits and fixed income securities chosen by Rathbones then in Aim-listed and other unquoted companies

Minimum investment: Lump sum 5,000

Closing date: April 5, 2005 for 2004/2005 tax year, April 29, 2005 for 2005/2006 tax year

Charges: Initial 5.5%, annual 2.6%, performance fee 25%

Commission: Initial 2.5%

Special offer: Initial commission increased to 3.5%

Offer period: Until December 30, 2004

Tel: 020 7411 4700


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