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Newcastle Intermediary Services – Guaranteed Capital Performance Account – Issue 6

Newcastle Intermediary Services

Guaranteed Capital Performance Account – Issue 6

Type: Guaranteed equity bond

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

Minimum-maximum investment: £1,000-£1m, Isa £3,600

Term: Four years

Return: 16% growth at the end of the term provided the index is the same or above its initial value

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

Closing date: July 24, 2009

Commission: Initial 2.5%

Tel: 0845 603 9299


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