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  • Belgium

BNPP Fortis issuance vehicle reports increase in index-linked notes

Marc Wolterink, 10 October 2017

BNP Paribas Fortis Funding, the Luxembourg issuance vehicle  99.9% owned by BNP Paribas Fortis, issued 23 securities worth €268m in the first half of 2017 ...

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  • Singapore

Demand for capital protection has increased, UOB

Sabina Peycheva, 09 October 2017

Structured products have seen a resurgence in Singapore in 2017 with customer demand and sales increasing exponentially year-on-year across the market, according to Gidon ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Numerix moves to capitalise on increased demand for complex structured products

Pablo Conde, 09 October 2017

Risk management technology provider Numerix has moved to integrate its analytics platform into Oneview Asset Management, the firm's real-time portfolio and risk management solution ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

You can't blame the market contraction on regulation, SRP Nordics

Charlotte Olesen, 09 October 2017

Regulation is not to blame for the market contraction in the Nordics and technology is the answer to overcoming the hurdles the industry is facing, according ...

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  • Europe - Others

Credit Suisse appoints co-heads of Emea financials, former global head of equities re-emerges at Barclays

Pablo Conde, 09 October 2017

Credit Suisse has made a number of changes to the investment banking senior management in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (Emea) following the promotion of ...

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  • The Netherlands

Commerzbank adds capital protection to Dutch range

Marc Wolterink, 09 October 2017

Commerzbank has expanded its range of listed products in the Netherlands with two AEX Garantie Certificates (guarantee certificates), both with a term of 21 months, which ...

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  • APAC - Others

Societe Generale elevates head of sales for Southeast Asia private banks

Pablo Conde, 06 October 2017

Societe Generale has appointed Edward Lee (pictured) as head of global markets sales for Southeast Asia and India. Lee was most recently the head of sales ...

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  • Australia

Asic unveils regulatory levies

Sabina Peycheva, 06 October 2017

The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (Asic) released today its annual Cost Recovery Implementation Statement (CRIS), including estimated costs for Asic's 2017-18 regulatory activities ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Product Wrap: BMO launches note based on modern portfolio theory

Marc Wolterink, 06 October 2017

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between September 30 and October 6, 2017. The structures reviewed include those linked to thematic indices, issued ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Having good savings is very important in today's society, SRP Nordics

Marc Wolterink, 06 October 2017

The question is not whether structured products are complex products but more whether or not they are understood by the investors who buy them, according to ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: The art of doing retail

Richard Jory, 06 October 2017

The investment in technology, marketing and compliance in order to sell structured products has always been hefty, with the swarm of regulations introduced over the past ...

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  • France

Natixis activates 'green and sustainable' hub

Pablo Conde, 06 October 2017

Natixis has stepped up its green and sustainable economy ambitions with the launch of the Green & Sustainable Hub within its Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB ...

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  • Switzerland

Leonteq appoints interim chief, Schoch takes senior advisor role

Pablo Conde, 06 October 2017

Leonteq has made further changes to its senior management structure with Marco Amato (pictured), deputy chief executive officer and chief financial officer appointed interim chief executive ...

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  • Austria

Low structured products uptake is down to lack of education, VSE

Suzanna Moni & Pablo Conde, 05 October 2017

The Vienna Stock exchange (VSE) has identified a "massive need" to further efforts to help investors and has renewed its commitment to work on educating Austrian ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Connectivity is the next step, SRP Nordics

Sabina Peycheva, 05 October 2017

The role of technology in the structured products market will be key to provide connectivity and post-trade services to the sell- and buy-side, as ...

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