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NDFA -Regular Fixed Income Plan April 08


Regular Fixed Income Plan April 08

Type: Capital-protected bond

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

Minimum-maximum investment: £10,000-£1m, Isa £3,600-£7,200
Term: Five years and six months

Return: 8% income a year or 0.65% income a month

Guarantee: Original capital returned in full provided the index does not fall by more than 50% without returning to at least its initial value

Closing date: June 2, 2008, May 19, 2008 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 01727 734315


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