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M&G Investments – M&G Growth Portfolio

Tuesday, 4 February 2003

Type: Oeic

Aim: Growth by investing in international equities

Minimum investment: Lump sum £1,000, monthly £100

Investment split: UK equities 63.6%, European equities 6.7%, North American equities 21.1%, Japan 2.9%, Pacific 1.8%, cash 3.7%

Isa link: Yes

Pep transfers: Yes

Charges: Initial 4%, annual 1.5%

Special offer: 1% discount on initial charge

Offer period: Until April 5, 2003

Commission: Initial 3%, renewal 0.5%

Tel: 0800 389 8600


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