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  • UK

Autocalls keep coming as FTSE index variations sprout in the UK, SRP

Gabriela Petrova & Richard Jory, 22 June 2018

The UK retail market may still be dominated by autocallables, but there have been developments in the underlyings used, as product creators look to variations of ...

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  • Singapore
  • Taiwan

Singapore’s DBS dominates the market in Taiwan

Sabina Peycheva, 22 June 2018

Taiwan's structured products market has been among the best performers in Asia-Pacific so far in 2018, with issuance and sales up 176% and 155 ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: Interest rates galore

Marc Wolterink, 22 June 2018

This week's wrap covers structured products with strike dates between June 17-23, 2018. Structures reviewed include products linked to the Euribor, Libor and Wibor ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: Look at the leverage on that!

Richard Jory, 22 June 2018

When leverage was first introduced into financial markets it was bandied around as a distinct positive. Leverage was a way of making even more money on ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • The Netherlands

Update: Nordic structured products head leaves Goldman Sachs, joins BNP Paribas

Charlotte Olesen & Richard Jory, 22 June 2018

Alexander Jansen (pictured), head of equity and structured derivatives for the Nordics and the Netherlands at Goldman Sachs in London has left the bank, with his ...

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  • Germany

The total cost for investors of a structured product in Germany is 71bp a year, DDV

Suzanna Moni, 21 June 2018

The annual costs of an investment in structured products in Germany are 0.71%, or 71 basis points on average, according to the Deutsche Derivate Verband ...

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  • Belgium

Deutsche Bank partners with Natixis for first Polish zloty note in Belgium

Marc Wolterink, 21 June 2018

Deutsche Bank has collaborated with Natixis for the launch of Fund Opportunity Coupon Note PLN 2023 in Belgium. The five-year, capital-protected, medium-term note ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

People: BNP Paribas adds to European distribution

SRP News, 21 June 2018

BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has appointed Fabien Madar (pictured) as co-head of distribution for Southern Europe within the global client group. Madar will ...

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  • France

Product Snapshot: i-Kapital deploys Solactive France index to enhance chances of early exit

Nikolay Nikolov, 20 June 2018

French broker i-Kapital has launched the Autocall Premium Aout 2018, a 10-year medium-term note (MTN) linked to the Solactive France 40 Equal Weight ...

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  • Hong Kong
  • Switzerland

Vontobel debuts Type N CBBCs in Hong Kong

Sabina Peycheva, 20 June 2018

Vontobel is expanding its offerings to Asian investors with the launch of its first Type N callable bull/bear contracts (CBBCs), which have been listed on ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

ETP News: Goldman enters Europe, Horizons goes leveraged on Marijuana, Nomura deploys JP Morgan prop indices

SRP News, 20 June 2018

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) is set to enter the European exchange-traded fund (ETF) market following the appointment of Peter Thompson (pictured) as head of ...

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  • South Africa

We’re bringing to the market functionality for on-boarding and model portfolio services, INN8

Pablo Conde, 20 June 2018

Following the launch of INN8, the first investment platform business of its kind in South Africa, by multi-specialist asset manager Stanlib in May, SRP spoke ...

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  • USA

US watchdog fines JP Morgan US$65m for Isdafix manipulation

SRP News, 19 June 2018

The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has ordered JP Morgan Chase Bank to pay a US$65m civil monetary penalty for attempted manipulation of the US ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Solactive launches new ESG index

Sabina Peycheva, 19 June 2018

Solactive and Legal & General Investment Management (LGIM) have launched the Solactive L&G ESG Index Family, a new index targeted at investors seekingto go ...

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  • MEA - Others

New African SPA aims at linking regional players to global markets

Pablo Conde, 19 June 2018

The East African Forum for Structured Products (EAFSP), a membership association established by promoters and issuers of structured products in Sub Saharan Africa, launched in April ...

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