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Gilliat Financial Solutions – Diverse Deposit April 2011

Gilliat Financial Solutions – Diverse Deposit April 2011

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of investor’s choice of UK equities, commodities or Bric economies through one index from the following: RBS UK Balanced Sector Index, RBS Volatility Controlled Commodity Index or RBS Volatility Controlled Bric Index

Minimum-maximum investment: £3,000-no maximum

Term: Five years and 14 days

Return: 110% of the growth in the RBS UK Balanced Sector Index, 85% of the growth in the RBS Volatility Controlled Commodity Index or 80% of the growth in the RBS Volatility Controlled Bric Index

Protection: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term regardless of the performance of the index

Closing date: April 15, 2011 for electronic transfers, April 14, 2011 for cheques, March 22, 2011 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 020 7012 2809



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