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McDonald Glencross – McDonald Glencross Approved EIS Fund 4

Thursday, 13 March 2003

Aim: Growth by investing in unquoted companies

Minimum investment: Lump sum £40,000

Opening/closing dates: March 3, 2003/April 30, 2003

Charges: Initial 5%, annual up to 2.5%

Commission: Initial up to 3%

Tel: 020 7229 0054


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