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Merchant Capital – Kick Out Plan: Emerging Markets Issue 2

Merchant Capital – Kick Out Plan: Emerging Markets Issue 2

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the Hang Seng China Enterprises Index and iShares MSCI Brazil index ETF

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

Term: Three years and two weeks

Return: 7% plus the original capital at the end of six months provided the index and ETF are at least 5% above their initial values, 14% at the end of one year, 21% at the end of one year and six months, 28% at the end of two years, 35% at the end of two years and six months or 42% at the end of the term

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full provided the index, the ETF or both do not fall by more than 50% by the final day of the term

Closing date: October 7, 2010

Commission: Initial 1.5%

Tel: 020 7332 2200

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