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New Star International – Strategic Government Bond Fund

Type: Offshore Oeic

Aim: Income and growth by investing in US-denominated Government bonds

Minimum investment: Lump sum $5,000, Œ5,000, £3,500

Yield: 5% a year

Investment split: 35% US, 31% Latin America, 22% Europe, 6% Asia, 6% other

Place of registration: Dublin

Charges: Initial 5.25%, annual 1.25%

Commission: Initial 3%, renewal 0.3%

Tel: 00 353 1475 8000

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