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Northern Rock – Balance-choices Second Edition

Thursday, 23 August 2001.

Type: With-profits bond and high interest account combined.

Aim: Income and growth by investing in Legal & General&#39s with-profits fund.


Minimum investment: £5,000.

Bonus rate: 6.25 per cent.

Allocation rates: 100 per cent for clients up to age 79, 97.5 per cent for clients aged 80 and above.

Charges: None.


Minimum-maximum investment: £5,000-£500,000 for single investor, £1m for joint investors.

Interest rate: 8 per cent.

Term: Until July 1, 2002.

Offer period: Until further notice.

Withdrawal penalties: None.

Commission: None.

Tel: 0800 169 5490.


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