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Walker Crips Structured Investments – Fixed Income Plan 4

Walker Crips Structured Investments – Fixed Income Plan 4

Type: Capital-protected bond

Aim: Income and the return of capital linked to the performance of the FTSE 100 index

Minimum – maximum investment: £50,000-no maximum

Term: Three years and six months

Return: Fixed payments of 3.25% every six months during the term

Protection: Original capital returned in full at the end of the term provided the index does not fall by more than 40% without returning to at least its initial value

Closing date: February 23, 2011

Commission: Initial up to 1.5%

Tel:020  3100 8880



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