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Skipton Building Society – Double Asset Bond

Skipton Building Society

Double Asset Bond

Type: Guaranteed equity bond and high interest account

Minimum-maximum investment: 3,000-250,000

HIGH INTEREST ACCOUNT

Term: One year

Interest rate: 7% gross

Withdrawal penalties: No withdrawals permitted during the term

GUARANTEED EQUITY BOND

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

Term: Five years and six months

Return:100% 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: September 14, 2005

Commission: None

Tel: 0845 717777

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