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Royal Bank of Scotland International – Stepped Growth Bond

Friday, 26 October 2001.

Type: Guaranteed growth bond.

Aim: Growth by tracking FTSE 100 index for sterling investments,

S&P 500 index for dollar investments.

Minimum investment: Lump sum £10,000, $20,000.

Place of registration: Isle of man.

Investment split: 100 per cent FTSE 100 index for sterling

investments, S&P 500 index for dollar investments.

Guarantee: Capital returned in full at end of three year term.

Isa link: No.

Charges: Implicit.

Tel: 01534 285536.


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