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HSBC International – Foundation 1 – Resources Bonus Fund

HSBC International

Foundation 1 – Resources Bonus Fund

Type: Capital -protected fund

Aim: Income linked to the performance of an equally weighted basket of 16 energy and mining-related resources stocks

Minimum investment: Lump sum £5,000, euros 5,000, $5,000

Place of registration: Dublin

Term: Three years

Return: 100% of the average growth in the stock basket capped at 14% a year for sterling investments, 11.5% for dollar investments and 9% for euro investments

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term regardless of the performance of the underlying investments

Closing date: August 1, 2007

Commission: Initial 2.5%

Tel: 01534 616 111


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