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ETP News: Citi adds to MLP-linked C-Tracks ETN range

SRP News, 26 July 2017

Citi has submitted a regulatory filing with the US Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) to launch a new series of its exchange-traded notes (ETN) C ...

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  • USA

Product snapshot: The return of the rainbow

Tiago Fernandes, 26 July 2017

The expensive rainbow option has gained popularity, particularly with private banks, after the increase in interest rates since October 2016 which has pushed US structured product ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others

Finvex second Asian launch aims at outperformance with low risk

Marc Wolterink, 26 July 2017

Finvex has launched the Finvex Quality Efficient Asia Index. The index, which has been live since June 2017, is the second Asian index created by Finvex ...

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  • USA

There is an appetite for strategic and reverse enquiry ETNs

Richard Jory, 26 July 2017

Only seven of the 191 live exchange-traded notes in the US were listed this year, confirming signs that the market has scaled back although also ...

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  • USA

Jefferies appoints former Goldman Sachs partner as global head of equity derivatives

Pablo Conde, 26 July 2017

Former Goldman Sachs partner and head of North American derivative sales, Peter Seccia (pictured), has joined Jefferies as global head of equity derivatives.

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - June 2017

Marc Wolterink, 26 July 2017

Two tranche products were added to the SRP Netherlands database in June. There were also 399 leverage products added and six products matured during the month ...

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Index roundup: MCX partners with Thomson Reuters to launch co-branded commodity indices

Sabina Peycheva & Veselin Valchev, 25 July 2017

India's commodity exchange Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX) has teramed up with Thomson Reuters to launch co-branded commodity indices in India. As a ...

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  • Sweden

Sweden Market Review - June 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 25 July 2017

Fourty-three structured products worth an estimated SEK549m (€57m) were added to the SRP Sweden database in June. Sales volumes of structured products in Sweden have ...

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  • USA

Symetra joins fee-based FIA bandwagon with JPMorgan ETF Efficiente 5 Index play

SRP News, 25 July 2017

Symetra Life Insurance Company, a US fixed annuity provider, has rolled out Symetra Advisory Edge and Symetra Advisory Income Edge, two new fixed indexed annuities (FIA ...

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  • APAC - Others

Leverage products are the 'missing category' on Asian exchanges, SocGen

Sabina Peycheva & Veselin Valchev, 25 July 2017

Following the release of the Hong Kong Financial Services Development Council's (FSDC) annual report which calls for the introduction of non-leveraged listed structured products ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • Spain

The move towards automation is helping to educate the market, BBVA

Pablo Conde, 24 July 2017

BBVA has increased the activity of its equity derivatives division by more than 100% since the launch of its partnership with Bloomberg, to provide a bespoke ...

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  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

No signs of recovery yet for Nordic structured products sales

Marc Wolterink, 24 July 2017

Sales and issuance of structured products in the Nordics have failed to make a recovery in the first six months of 2017 compared to the same ...

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  • USA

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Keith Styrcula, US SPA

Richard Jory, 24 July 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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  • Switzerland

Swiss trade body reports 16% growth YOY, forms working group to target pension funds

SRP News, 24 July 2017

Turnover for Swiss structured products amounted to CHF70.7bn (€64bn) in Q2 2017 which translates to an increase in value creation of 24.1% by the ...

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