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Merchant Capital Growth Plan – Agricultural Commodities Issue 3

Merchant Capital Growth Plan – Agricultural Commodities Issue 3

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of an equally weighted basket of agricultural commodities comprising corn sugar cotton and soybean

Minimum-maximum investment: £5,000-£2m

Term: Five years and two weeks

Return: 1.3 times of the average growth in the basket of agricultural commodities

Protection: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided the index does not fall by the final day of the term, but capital loss of 1 per cent for each 1 per cent fall in the index  is capped at 5%

Closing date: March 31, 2011

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 020 7332 2200

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