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HSBC International – Nasdaq Annual Growth Fund

Wednesday, 22 January 2003

Type: Capital protected fund

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the Nasdaq 100 index

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

Place of registration: Dublin

Investment split: 100% linked to the performance of the Nasdaq 100 index

Guarantee: Capital returned in full regardless of performance of index

Return: Up to 100% of growth in index

Charges: Initial 5%

Commission: Initial 2.5%



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