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Structured products in focus as UBS launches sustainable partnerships

Pablo Conde, 05 March 2018

UBS has launched a number of initiatives to mobilise capital, including private wealth, towards the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals, which follow the launch, in the ...

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That Was The Week: Buying some happy

Richard Jory, 02 March 2018

What is the perfect image for a structured product? What would you put in a brochure to reveal the utility of these sometimes rather complicated investments ...

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Product wrap: ABN Amro pops up in France with life-wrapped Natixis note

Marc Wolterink, 02 March 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between February 25 and March 3, 2018. Structures reviewed include a private placement from ABN Amro in ...

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Scalability and customisation are important factors when developing products, Goldman

Pablo Conde, 02 March 2018

Following the licensing last week of the iStoxx Global Diversity Impact Select 30 Index and the iStoxx Europe Diversity Impact Select 30 Index to Goldman Sachs ...

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In case of doubt check with the regulator, SRP Europe

SRP News, 02 March 2018

The implementation of the Priips Kid regime is causing some problems to the industry and some product providers have been forced to scrap some of their ...

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Baml's Emea equity derivatives team rattled by departures

Pablo Conde, 02 March 2018

Bank of America Merrill Lynch's (Baml) European equity derivatives has seen several senior executives parting ways with the bank.

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  • Japan

Japan's banks: Mitsubishi reports 14% decrease in net profit

Sabina Peycheva, 01 March 2018

Japanese banks have published their financial results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2018 (FY18), October 1 - December 31, 2018, reporting stable performance on the ...

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Would you trust your money to an algorithm?, SRP Europe

Charlotte Olesen & Pablo Conde, 01 March 2018

The US structured retail products market saw its sales volume at the end of 2017 standing at US$64bn up 28% year on year and has ...

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Marex Solutions launches structured investment products business, readies first blockchain deal

Pablo Conde, 01 March 2018

Marex Solutions, a division of Marex Spectron specialising in the manufacturing of customised OTC derivatives, has launched a structured investment product offering. Marex's new structured ...

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People: Barclays poaches from Credit Suisse to boost markets leadership

SRP News, 01 March 2018

Barclays has hired Naseer Al-Khudairi as global head of electronic equities and cash equities, Europe, Middle East and Africa (Emea). Al-Khudairi will be based ...

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  • Belgium

Belgian trade body reports high level of secondary market activity in 2017

Marc Wolterink, 01 March 2018

The Belgian Structured Investment Products Association (Belsipa) has reported primary market sales of structured products reached €1.4bn in the fourth quarter of 2017, an increase ...

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  • Germany

Germany Market Review - January 2018

Aleksander Petkov, 28 February 2018

Landesbank BW was the most active provider in Germany in January, according to SRP data. The state-backed lender was the issuing party behind 118 products ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - January 2018

Nikolay Nikolov, 28 February 2018

Twenty structured products from nine different providers were added to the SRP Belgium database in January.

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  • Finland

Finland Market Review - January 2018

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 28 February 2018

Ten structured products were added to the SRP Finland database in January. Rollover opportunities in January were good with 47 products – which sold €157m at inception ...

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  • Sweden

Sweden Market Review - January 2018

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 28 February 2018

Fifty-five structured products worth an estimated SEK734m (€73m) were added to the SRP Sweden database in January. Sales volumes of structured products in Sweden fell ...

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