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  • Hong Kong

HK tribunal issues stern warning and HK$400m fine to HSBC private bank for Lehman-backed and accumulator sales

Richard Jory, 21 November 2017

Additinal reporting Pablo Conde and Sabina Peycheva

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Nomura launches an equity high dividend index

Sabina Peycheva, 21 November 2017

Nomura has launched the Nomura Japan Equity High Dividend 70 Market Neutral Index. The index reflects the performance of a market-neutral strategy (a strategy which ...

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  • USA

Olden Lane enters structured funds distribution partnership

Pablo Conde, 21 November 2017

Olden Lane Securities and Axio Financial have formed a distribution partnership through which the latter will distribute the former's target outcome funds range to independent ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Banks complete blockchain equity swaps pilot

SRP News, 21 November 2017

Eleven firms working on a pilot project to manage equity swap transactions and related post-trade lifecycle events have completed the second phase of peer-to ...

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  • USA

USA Market Review - October 2017

Yordan Ivanov, 21 November 2017

A grand total of 1,439 structured products from 30 different providers and worth $5.6bn were added to the SRP USA database in October compared ...

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  • Taiwan

Structured products development requires business transformation, Taipei Fubon Bank (Part 1)

Sabina Peycheva, 20 November 2017

The whole structured products market in Taiwan faces business transformation: conservative customers decrease their transaction demand as principal-protected notes (PPNs) profit narrows, whereas a large ...

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  • Germany

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Bodo Gauer, Credit Suisse

Richard Jory, 20 November 2017

There are many ways to start a career in structured products, and a variety of different views of what are good products. In a series of ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Societe Generale reports good performance of structured products despite lacklustre market

Marc Wolterink, 20 November 2017

Societe Generale has reported a 'continued dynamic structured product demand' despite a decrease in revenues in Global Markets & Investor Services, in both the third quarter ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Natixis rebrands asset management and private banking, unveils 'New Dimension' plan

SRP News, 20 November 2017

Natixis Global Asset Management is changing its name to Natixis Investment Managers in a move to 'better highlight its multi-affiliate business model'. The new division ...

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  • Singapore

DBS's wealth management income spikes by 25%

Sabina Peycheva, 17 November 2017

Singapore's DBS has reported "strong business momentum" in the third quarter of 2017, with the Group's net profits standing SG$822m (US$605m), according ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Citi targets private banks and distributors with expanded 'Economic Growth' series

Pablo Conde, 17 November 2017

Citi has licensed the new iStoxx Global Economic Growth Select 50 Index - which was launched today by Deutsche Boerse Group's index business Stoxx Ltd., to ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product Wrap: Spanish fund collects €23m, lizard strikes in South Korea

Marc Wolterink, 17 November 2017

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between November 11-17, 2017. The structures reviewed include a Spanish structured fund, a Belgian life insurance ...

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  • APAC - Others

Societe Generale to rollout SG Markets platform in Apac

Pablo Conde, 17 November 2017

Societe Generale (SG) is gearing up to launch its SG Markets Structured Products in the Asia-Pacific region following a "very positive" year for the electronic ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: Platforms, platforms all around, sometimes up, sometimes down

Richard Jory, 17 November 2017

It's been a long wait for technology platforms that will transform the sale of structured products, with the path to seamless everything littered with millions ...

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  • Singapore

SFC conducts a thematic review on prime services and related equity derivatives activities

Sabina Peycheva, 16 November 2017

The Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) initiated a thematic review on prime services and related equity derivatives activities in Hong Kong to identify potential conduct issues ...

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