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Meteor Asset Management – Dynamic FTSE Growth Plan 2

Meteor Asset Management – Dynamic FTSE Growth Plan 2

Type: Structured product with investment and deposit options

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

Minimum-maximum investment: £10,000-no maximum, Isa £5,340 for deposit option, £10,680 for investment option

Term: Six years and two weeks

Return: Deposit option – 45% growth at the end of the term provided the index is at or above its initial value, investment option – 65% growth at the end of the term provided the index is at or above its initial value

Protection: Deposit option – original capital returned in full at the end of the term regardless of the performance of the index, investment option – original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided the index does not fall by more than 50% by the final day of the term

Closing date: July 22, 2011, July 15, 2011 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 020 7904 1010



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