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Subject:  SUNS Date:  4/11/2001  1:20 PM
Author:  husam666 Number:  1485 of 35576

i just got an email from CSFBDirect offering the opportunity to invest in SUNS (Stock Upside Note Securities). they are described as follows:
"Equity Linked Notes (ELN). An ELN is an instrument that provides investors fixed income-like principal protection together with equity market upside exposure. An ELN is structured to combine the economics of a long call option with a long discount bond position. The investment generally provides 100% principal protection and may be appr