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Morgan Stanley IQ – Simple Growth Deposit Plan

Morgan Stanley IQ – Simple Growth Deposit Plan

Type: Capital-protected bond

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

Minimum-maximum investment: £3,000-no maximum, Isa £5,100

Term: Six years

Return: 120% of the growth in the index at the end of the term

Protection: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term regardless of the performance of the index

Closing date: March 23, 2011, March 16, 2011 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 020 7425 9000



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