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Scottish Widows – Guaranteed Investment Bond

Scottish Widows

Guaranteed Investment Bond

Type: Guaranteed equity bond

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

Minimum-maximum investment: 2,000-100,000

Term: Five years

Return: 75% of the growth in the index at the end of the term

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

Closing date: July 17, 2005

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 0845 600 8910


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