About Merseyside Pension FundWirral Council administers Merseyside Pension Fund, which is the Local Government Pension Scheme for the Merseyside area. Most employees of Wirral Council are eligible to join Merseyside Pension Fund. INFORMATION State Street Global Advisors Limited. Authorised and regulated by the Financial Services Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 2509928. VAT No. 5776591 81. Registered office: 20 Churchill Place, Canary Wharf, London, E14 5HJ - Telephone: 020 3395 6000 - Facsimile: 020 3395 6350 - Web: www.ssga.co.uk This communication is directed at professional clients (this includes eligible counterparties as defined by the Financial Services Authority) who are deemed both knowledgeable and experienced in matters relating to investments. The products and services to which this communication relates are only available to such persons and persons of any other description (including retail clients) should not rely on this communication. Investing in the Managed Pension Fund is effected by means of an insurance policy written by Managed Pension Funds Limited, a member of the State Street group of companies. This document should not be construed as an invitation or inducement to engage in investment activity. The Managed Pension Fund is available to pension schemes (including overseas schemes) registered with HM Revenue and Customs for the purposes of Chapter 2 of Part IV of the Finance Act 2004. This document should therefore only be circulated to the Trustees of such schemes and their advisers who are deemed to be professional persons (this includes professional clients and eligible counterparties as defined by the Financial Services Authority). It should not be circulated to or relied upon by any other persons. In particular scheme members should consult with their employer or scheme trustee. Please note that neither State Street Global Advisors Limited or Managed Pension Funds Limited offer actuarial services and any investment service undertaken by those firms with an objective of matching projected pension fund liabilities does not include, or take responsibility for, the calculation of projected liabilities. Any illustrations exclude the impact of fees, and actual investment returns may differ from projected cashflows, these projected cashflows are not projections of any future benefit payable under a specific policy.