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Index roundup: S&P 500-linked AUM close to US$3bn YTD

Sabina Peycheva, 24 April 2018

Year-to-date, the S&P 500 Index remains the preferred underlying for structured products in the US market. Between January 1 and April 24 ...

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Retirement in the spotlight as LDI underlying offers investable solutions

Pablo Conde, 24 April 2018

Stoxx could revive the use of structured products in the retirement market to improve the pensions deficit across markets and jurisdictions following the launch of the ...

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Fund-linked innovation includes hybrids with rainbow baskets on the horizon, SRP Asia

Sabina Peycheva, 24 April 2018

Fund-linked products increased in popularity after rates started to rise three year ago, according to Avyakt Agarwal, director of cross asset distribution sales at Societe ...

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  • Hong Kong

Credit Agricole beefs up global markets management

Pablo Conde, 24 April 2018

Dominique Blanchard has returned to Credit Agricole as regional head of the global markets division for Asia-Pacific. Based in Hong Kong, Blanchard reports globally to ...

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  • The Netherlands

Societe Generale launches second generation turbos in the Netherlands

Marc Wolterink, 23 April 2018

Societe Generale has introduced the Turbo Life in the Netherlands. The new series turbo 2.0, which is issued via the bank's SG Issuer subsidiary ...

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SRP 3-minute Q&A: Marcel Pronk, Kempen

Marc Wolterink, 23 April 2018

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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Hope for the best and prepare for the worst, SRP Asia

Sabina Peycheva, 23 April 2018

Last year was "fantastic" for structured products space in Asia, according to Gidon Kessel (pictured), head of structured products at UOB, speaking on the SRP Performance ...

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UBS reports huge jump in derivatives revenues as volatile markets strengthen performance

Richard Jory, 23 April 2018

UBS has announced improved results for the first quarter of 2018, which include an increase in derivatives revenues to CHF340m from CHF241m, with the rise attributed ...

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Product wrap: BNPP implements Solactive France index, Danske launches CLN

Marc Wolterink, 20 April 2018

This week's wrap covers structured products with strike dates between April 15-21, 2018. Products reviewed include a note from BNP Paribas linked to the ...

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  • Japan

Japan Market Review - March 2018

Veselin Krastev, 20 April 2018

There were 121 structured products (including flow, but excluding private banking and leverage products) with a combined sales volume of JPY183bn (US$1.7m) added to ...

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That Was The Week: Moving from ideal to I deal

Richard Jory, 20 April 2018

When you think about what Bitcoin is, it is no wonder that regulators are struggling to comprehend and then classify and the assign responsibility for this ...

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High vol indices are on demand, SRP Asia

Sabina Peycheva, 20 April 2018

Smart beta sells in Asia but the trend is lagging compared to other regions such as Europe and the United States, according to panelists during the ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - March 2018

Marc Wolterink, 20 April 2018

Twenty-five tranche products were added to the SRP Netherlands database in March. There were also 412 leverage products and nine products matured during the month.

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UBS and Solactive kick-start sustainable partnership via high-grade development bank debt series

Pablo Conde, 20 April 2018

Solactive has launched today the Solactive UBS Development Bank Bond Index Family, a new suite of financial benchmarks targeting the World Bank and other high-grade ...

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  • Europe - Others

Mifid 2 takes away US edge on trackers, despite the 'E' most ETP trading is OTC

SRP News, 19 April 2018

Mifid 2 should accelerate adoption of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in Europe - a market that already grew by over 40% last year, and will finally create ...

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