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Singer & Friedlander Investment Management – Singer & Friedlander Aim 3 VCT C shares

Venture capital trust

Income and growth by investing initially in gilts and other fixed-interest securities, then mainly in Aim companies

Minimum investment:
Lump sum £5,000

Closing date:
March 31, 2005 for 2004/2005 tax year,
April 29, 2004 for 2005/2006 tax year

Initial 5%,
annual up to 3%

Initial 2.25%,
renewal 0.375%

Tel: :020 7523 5502


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