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Zurich Financial Services – Guaranteed Capital Account 25

Zurich Financial Services – Guaranteed Capital Account 25

Type: Guaranteed equity bond

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

Minimum-maximum investment: £2,500-£1m, Isa £3,600, £5,100 for the over 50s

Term: Five years and six months

Return: 25% of the original investment if the index grows by more than 35% at the end of year three, otherwise 80% of the growth in the index at the end of the term

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

Closing date: December 18, 2009, November 23, 2009 for Isa transfers

Commission: Initial 3%

Tel: 0179 350 4414



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