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Towers of London – Enterprise Investment Scheme

Friday, 21 March 2003

Aim: Growth by investing in the development and production of films

Minimum investment: Lump sum £2,000

Opening/closing date: December 17, 2002/April 5, 2003

Charges: Initial up to 6%

Commission: Initial 2.5%

Tel: 020 7917 9444


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Scottish Mutual – Smoothed Investment Bond

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Legal & General – Protected Index Plan 2

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