The Meteor FTSE Annual Step Down to 80 Kick Out Plan (Option 2) is a maximum five year three week investment offering a potential gross return of 7.25% for each year the plan runs, subject to the performance of the FTSE 100 index.
Repayment of Capital;
You will lose money if the Final Level of the Index is below 60% of its Opening Level. If the Final Level of the Index is at least equal to 60% of its Opening Level you will get back the amount you invested.
The first Measurement Date will be two years after the Start Date. if the level of the Index is at or above a defined percentage of its Start Level, the plan will end early and pay Growth equal to 7.25% of the money invested for every year the plan has been in force. This is called a Kick Out and the barrier levels are called the Kick Out Barriers.
If the plan never Kicks Out and reaches the End Date, the Index will be measured for the last time. If the End Level of the Index is at or above 80% of its Start Level, the plan will pay Growth equal to 36.25% of the money invested, otherwise, no Growth will be achieved.
The Counterparty to this plan is BNP Paribas in its capacity as guarantor to the issuer of the financial contracts, BNP Paribas Issuance BV. If the Counterparty’s ability to pay its financial obligations deteriorates significantly, customers’ money, regardless of how the plan is performing at the time, will be at risk of not being paid back in full. Customers will not be entitled to compensation from the Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) in this event.
It is Meteor’s understanding that any investment return from a direct investment by individuals or Trusts into this Plan is expected to be subject to Capital Gains Tax.
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This product is a certificate, a transferable debt instrument.
BNP Paribas S.A. – www.bnpparibas.com Call +33 (0)1 57 08 22 00 for more information
This certificate provides a return which depends on the performance over the lifetime of the certificate of an underlying redeemable preference share issued by BNP Paribas Synergy Limited the value of which is in turn linked to the performance of an underlying share and/or index or basket of shares and/or indices. The description below is therefore based on the expected value of such preference share however the real return will depend on the actual value of the preference share.
The objective of this product is to provide you with a return based on the performance of an underlying index. This product has a fixed term and will redeem on the Redemption Date unless redeemed early in accordance with the Automatic Early Redemption provisions below.
Unless the product has been redeemed early, the following provisions would apply. On the Redemption Date you will receive in respect of each certificate:
1. If the Final Reference Price is greater than or equal to 80% of the Initial Reference Price: a payment in cash equal to 136.25% of the Notional Amount.
2. If the Final Reference Price is less than 80% of the Initial Reference Price:
a. If a Barrier Event has not occurred: a payment in cash equal to the Notional Amount.
b. If a Barrier Event has occurred: a payment in cash equal to the Notional Amount decreased by the Performance of the Underlying. In this case you will suffer a partial or total loss of the Notional Amount.
Automatic Early Redemption: If, on any Autocall Valuation Date, the closing price of the Underlying is greater than or equal to the relevant Autocall Barrier, the product will be redeemed on the corresponding Early Redemption Date. You will receive for each certificate a payment in cash equal to the Notional Amount plus a premium based on the relevant Exit Rate
– A Barrier Event shall be deemed to occur if the Final Reference Price is below the Barrier.
– The Performance of an Underlying is the difference between its Final Reference Price and its Initial Reference Price, divided by its Initial Reference Price, expressed in absolute value.
– The Initial Reference Price is the closing price of the Underlying on the Strike Date.
– The Final Reference Price is the closing price of the Underlying on the Redemption Valuation Date.
This product has been designed for retail investors who:
– have a medium term investment horizon (three to five years).
– seek to invest in a capital growth product, potentially to diversify their portfolio.
– are able to bear losses up to the total of the Notional Amount and are aware of the possible early termination of the product.
– have been informed or have sufficient knowledge of the financial markets, their functioning and their risks, and the asset class of the underlying.
To gain a full understanding of this Plan it is important that you read the brochure carefully, including the product risks and terms and conditions. If you are unsure about any aspect of this investment product, please seek financial advice to ensure the Plan suits your requirements and overall investment planning.
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How do I invest?
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Important Plan Dates
Closing Date: 26 February 2024
ISA Transfer closing date: 12 February 2024
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Is the Meteor FTSE Annual Step Down to 80 Kick Out Plan (Option 2) right for me?
A typical investor who invests in this Plan will:
♦ Be an Informed or Advanced Investor, with appropriate knowledge and experience of equity- based investments;
♦ Like investments that provide known returns based on pre-determined market outcomes;
♦ Want the potential to secure an investment return above that available from a deposit-based investment and acknowledge and accept the level of risk, identified by the Summary Risk Indicator set out in the Key Information Document (KID);
♦ Be willing and able to tie up their money for the term of the Plan for the objective of capital growth;
♦ Accept that they could lose money and be able to afford to do so;
♦ Understand that in the event of a loss that this loss would be at least 40% of the money they put into the Plan, and could be considerably more, and in extreme circumstances they could lose all of their money;
♦ Understand that any investment return is dependent on the performance of the Indices, which is calculated on set dates, and accept they might not get any investment return at all;
♦ Know that the level of the Index can fall but do not expect the fall to be more than 40% of its Opening Level at the Final Measurement Date;
♦ Appreciate the importance of having a spread of investments to reduce concentration risk;
♦ Know and accept that inflation reduces the real value of money and what it can buy;
♦ Understand that equity markets are affected by economic and political events nationally and globally;
♦ Accept that if the Counterparty defaults they could lose all their money and any investment return and that they would not have any recourse to the FSCS.
An investor will not meet the target market criteria if:
♦ They do not understand how this investment works;
♦ They are unable, or unwilling, to accept the risks associated with this Plan, including the loss of their money;
♦ The Plan does not meet their investment objectives.