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Meteor Asset Management – Top Ten Kick-Out Plan

Meteor Asset Management – Top Ten Kick-Out Plan

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the top 10 stocks on the FTSE 100 index, by index weighting, as at March 31, 2010

Minimum-maximum investment: £10,000-no maximum

Term: Six years and two weeks

Return: 17.5% at the end of year one provided at least 8 shares are at or above their initial values, 35% at the end of year two, 52.5% at the end of year three, 70% at the end of year four, 87.5% at the end of year five, or 105% at the end of year six

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided no more than two shares fall by more than 50 per cent on the final day of the term

Closing date: June 25, 2010

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 020 7904 1010

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