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Framlington – Framlington Aim VCT

Venture capital trust

Growth by investing mainly in companies listed on Aim

Minimum investment:
Lump sum £5,000

Closing date:
November 30, 2004

Initial up to 5%, annual 2%
Commission: Initial 3% or
initial 2.25% and renewal 0.375%

Tel: 0845 766 0184


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