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That Was The Week: The world's kaleidoscope

Richard Jory, 01 December 2017

When Mike Oldfield met Richard Branson, the former was a hopeful songwriter and the latter a wannabe wheeler dealer. One recording session in a bedroom later ...

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  • Sweden

Strukturinvest expands investment solutions range with credit hedge fund products

Pablo Conde, 01 December 2017

Swedish asset manager Strukturinvest Fondkommission is expanding its offering with two US$100m credit hedge fund products. The launch will be supported by Graham Baughan, formerly ...

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Product wrap: Autocallables, ageing populations, star features and ETFs

Marc Wolterink, 01 December 2017

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between November 26 and December 2, 2017. Highlights include an index targeting the ageing population in Belgium ...

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  • UK

Societe Generale partners with Investec in UK coverage push

Pablo Conde, 01 December 2017

Societe Generale has entered into a new partnership with Investec Structured Products in the UK aimed at the joint distribution of the French bank's collateralised ...

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  • Sweden

Sweden Market Review - October 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 30 November 2017

Sixty-five structured products worth an estimated SEK773m (€79m) were added to the SRP Sweden database in October. Sales volumes of structured products in Sweden have ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - October 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 30 November 2017

Twenty-four structured products from ten different providers were added to the SRP Belgium database in October.

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  • Hong Kong

Low interest rates are fueling the search for yield, SGX

Sabina Peycheva, 30 November 2017

The market for leveraged products in Singapore is getting increasing traction following the launch in the summer of the new two types leveraged products- structured warrants ...

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  • USA

People: HSBC global banking co-head departs

SRP News, 30 November 2017

Matthew Westerman (pictured), co-head of global banking and a group general manager at HSBC Global Banking and Markets, will be leaving the UK bank, according ...

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  • Italy

Unicredit's structured products volumes increase by 170% this year

Marc Wolterink, 30 November 2017

Unicredit saw its structured products sales increase by 170% in Europe during the first nine months of 2017, according to SRP data. The Italian global banking ...

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  • Denmark
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  • Finland
  • Sweden

Regulatory paranoia hits Swedish market

Pablo Conde, 30 November 2017

The Nordics structured products market has seen a significant decline in activity over the last 18 months with Sweden leading the downward trend with a 36 ...

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  • France

Product snapshot: Smart Beta index delivers double coupon to French investors

Charlotte Olesen, 29 November 2017

H Performance 12, an autocallable life-insurance product distributed by Hedios Patrimoine in France last year, has matured early delivering a 118% payout. The product was ...

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  • USA

Indexed annuities lose traction as total US annuity sales hit 15-year low

SRP News, 29 November 2017

Fixed indexed annuity (FIA) sales were US$13.7bn in the third quarter of 2017, a 9% decline compared with the third quarter 2016, according to ...

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  • Australia

We offer a greater range of warrant types than our competitors, Citi

Sabina Peycheva, 29 November 2017

The market for structured products in Australia remains stable although with just a few distributors it is not like in Europe where there is much more ...

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  • France

Amundi leads sales in France with €3.4bn year to date

Marc Wolterink, 29 November 2017

Amundi was the number one manufacturer of structured products, with a 29% share of the market in France, during the first nine months of 2017, according ...

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