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NDF Administration – NDF Growth Kick Out Plan – July 06

NDF Administration

NDF Growth Kick Out Plan – July 06

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Growth linked to the performance of the FTSE 100 and Nikkei 225 indices

Minimum-maximum investment: £10,000-£1m, Isa £7,000

Term: Six years

Return: 11% of the original investment in year if both indices are at the same or higher than the starting level, 22% in year two, 33% in year three, 44% in year four, 55% in year five or 66% at the end of the term

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full provided both indices do not fall by more than 50 per cent without returning to its starting level

Closing date: September 11, 2006, August 25, 2006 for Pep/Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 01727 734315


Royal resolve

Lender profile: Guy Anker looks at how Royal Bank of Scotland Intermediary Partners is overcoming its service problems

Worst of best

Best-buy tables are vital tools for brokers and are also useful for consumers. However, best-buy tables are not an even playing field. The trend to charging extortionately high arrangement fees means products at the top of the short-term residential best-buy tables work out to be far less attractive once this extra cost is factored in.

Melluish returns to Gartmore global equities

Simon Melluish is returning to Gartmore to take up a new role as product specialist – global equities. He joins on September 4, assuming responsibility for sales and marketing activity for Gartmore’s Sicav global focus fund and global focus fund Oeic. He will also manage the promotion of its long/short market neutral global hedge fund. […]

Correspondent’s Week

Like most PF writers, I have been busy writing about student finances this week. With an 18-year-old daughter myself, this has taken over my private life, too.


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