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Legal & General – Growth Plan 7

Legal & General – Growth Plan 7

Type: Capital-protected bond

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

Minimum-maximum investment: £3,000-no maximum,  Isa £11,280

Term: Five years

Return: 60% growth at the end of the term provided the index is at or above its initial value

Protection: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided the index does not fall by 50% or more by the final day of the term

Closing date:  June 29, 2012, June 15, 2012 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%



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