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  • Japan

Japan Market Review - August 2018

Veselin Krastev, 20 September 2018

There were 205 structured structured products, worth an estimated JPY879 billion (US$7.8 billion) added to the SRP Japan database in August.

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  • South Africa

Product snapshot: South African wealth manager looking at Brexit with FTSE 50/50 play

Marc Wolterink, 19 September 2018

Carrick Wealth has collaborated with Absa Bank to the launch the Fixed Return and Global Growth Protector in South Africa.

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

European rules have restricted local regulators, SRP Nordics

Charlotte Fyle, 19 September 2018

European law has restricted the local regulator as the new framework covers almost every aspect of issuing and selling structured products, according to panellists at a ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

ETP roundup: UBS bets on EM government bonds

Jihye Hwang, 19 September 2018

UBS has launched an ETF that offers exposure to the performance of government bonds issued by emerging markets denominated in their local currency or in US ...

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  • Canada

Canada Market Review - August 2018

Veselin Valchev, 19 September 2018

Canada’s structured products market recorded another strong showing in the month of August, with 299 products striking, up from 247 in July. Despite another round ...

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  • Germany

Germany Market Review - August 2018

Aleksander Petkov, 19 September 2018

Structured products linked to single share underlyings continued to outperform their single index counterpart, despite the growing interest in the latter among German investors, according to ...

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  • USA

US Life insurer dispatches index of ETFs in new risk control structured play

SRP News, 19 September 2018

New proprietary fixed indexed annuity expands Lincoln's distribution with independent marketing organizations

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others

Credit Agricole pushes 'two-green layer' sustainable range

Pablo Conde, 19 September 2018

Credit Agricole has increased its commitment to sustainable development, establishing best practices and providing sustainable investments. In the first of a two-part article, following the ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Structured products are extremely tangible, SRP Nordics

SRP News, 18 September 2018

Why should people buy structured products? Which product features are the most important? And is capital protection still a unique selling proposition? Those were among the ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Index roundup: Global index revenues hit record high

Jihye Hwang, 18 September 2018

Global index revenues totaled a record US$2.7 billion last year, up 18.8%, according to a benchmark study published by Burton-Taylor International Consulting ...

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  • UK

Credit Suisse moves to develop custom range, eyes alternative wrapper business

Pablo Conde, 18 September 2018

Credit Suisse has partnered with FTSE Russell to develop a new range of smart beta investment products specific to the UK market. The new range will ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Credit Agricole joins multi-dealer platform

SRP News, 18 September 2018

Credit Agricole has joined Single Platform Investment Repackaging Entity (Spire) as a new dealer in its multi-dealer programme.

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

ESG is about knowing your end-user, their motivation and their regional lens, SRP Nordics

SRP News, 17 September 2018

There is "so much going on" around environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing but no one has actually sat down and said what defines ESG, why ...

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  • China

Retail clients are getting familiar with structured products, Shenzhen Ping An Bank

Maria Koleva & Pablo Conde, 17 September 2018

The introduction of new regulatory requirement earlier this year as part of broader efforts by China's financial regulators to contain the risk in the financial ...

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  • South Korea

ELS sales drop in South Korea in H2 on faltering HSCEI

Jihye Hwang, 17 September 2018

South Korea's securities firms are shying away from equity-linked securities (ELS) in the second half of this year, with the sales volume in August ...

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