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  • Sweden

Sweden Market Review - December 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 24 January 2018

Twenty-one structured products worth an estimated SEK280m (€28m) were added to the SRP Sweden database in December. Sales volumes of structured products in Sweden fell ...

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  • Belgium

Belgian market moves closer towards full capital protection

Marc Wolterink, 23 January 2018

The Belgian structured products market registered a decrease in both issuance and sales in 2017. Three hundred and eleven products with estimated sales of €4bn had ...

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  • Europe - Others

Structured Products Arrivals and Departures 2017 - Europe, part 4

SRP News, 23 January 2018

Per Ingvoldstad former head of Nordic institutional sales at Commerzbank, joined Deutsche Bank as head of wealth investor solutions, Nordics. Ingvoldstad parted ways with Commerzbank in ...

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  • USA

US provider adds Libor play to annuities range

SRP News, 23 January 2018

Security Benefit Life Insurance Company (SBL), a US retirement savings provider, has launched the the RateTrack Plus Annuity (RTP), a floating rate annuity that includes an ...

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  • USA

SocGen boosts Americas' equity derivatives team

Pablo Conde, 23 January 2018

James Masserio has joined Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking (SG CIB) as head of trading for derivatives activities for the Americas.

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

It is a fine balance between the innovative complexity and desired simplicity, Nordea

Charlotte Olesen, 22 January 2018

Nordea, the biggest Nordic bank, has dominated the Danish structured products market over the last decade with a market share reaching 79% at its highest in ...

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  • Europe - Others

Structured Products Arrivals and Departures 2017 - Europe, Part 3

SRP News, 22 January 2018

Last year was a busy one at Credit Suisse with a number of high profile new hires and departures following the reorganisation of the Swiss bank ...

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  • USA

There is demand for alternative sources of yield and strategies to diversify illiquid portfolios, BNP Paribas

Pablo Conde, 22 January 2018

BNP Paribas has partnered with alternative-focused mutual fund company Catalyst Funds, in the US, to create the BNP Paribas Catalyst Systematic Alpha Index(BNPP Casa ...

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  • Europe - Others

European regulator unveils IDD guidelines for insurance-based investment products

Pablo Conde, 22 January 2018

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority (Eiopa) released on Friday 19, 2018 its guidelines on insurance-based investment products 'that incorporate a structure which makes ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

That Was The Week: What's in a name?

Richard Jory, 19 January 2018

This week was lightened up considerably by the arrival a new product called Happy that was launched in South Korea this week. And why not? As ...

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  • APAC - Others

"Our mission is to vastly raise the value propositions for institutions and investors", Squared-S

Iveta Pekova, 19 January 2018

Squared-S sprung into life in 2017, not long after Soujit Ghosh (pictured below, right), an investment professional with a successful career in derivatives trading, crossed ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: South Korean product promises ‘happy ending’ at maturity

Marc Wolterink, 19 January 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between January 14-20, 2018. Structures reviewed include an offering from Morgan Stanley in France, a Deutsche ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • UK

Allianz targets Europe with US-linked, options-based strategy as ETF alternative

Pablo Conde, 19 January 2018

Allianz Global Investors has rolled out its Structured Alpha US Equity 250 fund to the UK market. The fund will be available for investors in the ...

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