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Inora Life – Safeguard Fund

Friday 8 February, 2002

Type: Capital protected offshore fund.

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the FTSE 100 index.

Minimum investment: Lump sum £6,000, Lump sum Isa £5,000.

Place of registration: Dublin.

Investment split: 100 per cent linked to the FTSE 100 index.

Guarantee: Capital returned in full at end of term.

Isa link: Yes.

Charges: Implicit.

Commission: Initial 3.5 per cent.

Tel: 0800 9520119.


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