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We are not just selling ESG indices but investing into them ourselves, HSBC (Part 2)

Pablo Conde, 05 October 2017

In the second part of an interview following the partnership between HSBC and MSCI to develop a range of indices to be deployed as underlying of ...

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People: Credit Agricole bolsters client coverage

SRP News, 05 October 2017

Credit Agricole has boosted its client coverage with a number of senior appointments. Alexandra Boleslawski (pictured) has been appointed head of global coverage, a new department ...

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The Nordic market can learn from the rest of the regions, SRP Nordics

Sabina Peycheva, 04 October 2017

The structured products market in the Nordics is innovative in terms of payoffs, it could learn from others, according to the panelists on the Thoughts from ...

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ETP News: Former Google and Facebook staffers launch passive crypto index fund

SRP News, 04 October 2017

San Francisco-based Bitwise Asset Management has launched the Hold 10 Private Index Fund, a passively-managed index fund tracking the Hold 10 index, which follows ...

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Product snapshot: Kempen launches participation note to match sector vision

Marc Wolterink, 04 October 2017

Kempen has launched the VL Participatie Note Banks - Europe 17-22 in the Netherlands. The five-year product is issued under Van Lanschot Bankiers' (Kempen's ...

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HSBC partners with MSCI to develop ESG range targeting long-term risk

Pablo Conde, 04 October 2017

HSBC has teamed up with MSCI to develop World Select SRI and Europe Select SRI Indices, which will be used by the UK bank to build ...

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Leonteq moves to capitalise on the 'rapid rise' of bitcoin

Pablo Conde, 03 October 2017

Leonteq launched yesterday, October 3rd, a new suite of exchange traded notes tracking bitcoin targeted at investors seeking to capitalise on the crypto-currency price trend ...

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There are concentration issues around particular shares used in CLNs, SRP Nordics

SRP News, 03 October 2017

Credit-linked notes (CLNs) and regulation dominated the Art of Distribution panel at the 3rd Nordic Structured Products and Derivatives Conference 2017, held 27 September in ...

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Index roundup: Hedge Token launches the first cryptocurrency index

Sabina Peycheva, 03 October 2017

Hedge Token launched the first official Crypto Indices, based on professional investment-grade rulebooks. The rulebook for the Crypto 30 Index will be introduced in the ...

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Dutch online broker introduces asset management service for increased independence

Marc Wolterink, 03 October 2017

Binckbank has expanded its execution-only 'Do it for me investing' range in the Netherlands with the introduction of Binck Comfort, a personalised discretionary asset management ...

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Walking the cakewalk and pacing for the marathon, Börse Frankfurt

Suzana Moni, 02 October 2017

As the Frankfurt certificates exchange Börse Frankfurt Zertifikate celebrated its 10th anniversary on September 10, SRP spoke to Florian Claus (pictured), managing director and member ...

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Strategic-beta ETPs skyrocket in Apac, Morningstar

Sabina Peycheva, 02 October 2017

The majority of the countries in Asia-Pacific have experienced double- or even triple-digit growth in assets under management (AUM), with strategic-beta exchange traded ...

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Strategy indices can reduce the cost of hedging by 50%, SRP Nordics

Marc Wolterink, 02 October 2017

Low interest rates and the increased costs of zero coupon bonds have accelerated the use of strategy indices in structured products, according to Nico Langedijk (pictured ...

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Retail investors have more unique views on particular topics, UBS

Pablo Conde, 02 October 2017

In the second part of an interview within a series of articles covering recent ESG developments in structured products , Michael Nelskyla (pictured), head of investor solutions ...

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Credit can fill gaps in the corporate bonds market, SRP Nordics

SRP News, 02 October 2017

Credit has never been as spoken about as it is now and this not only applies to indexing as the trend is materialising in other segments ...

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