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ESG series: we're moving towards ESG 2.0 on the back of new demand, UBS

Pablo Conde, 29 September 2017

Following the launch last week of a series of investment products aligned to the 17 UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by UBS Investment Bank, SRP spoke ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - August 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 29 September 2017

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

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People: Former Citi head of MAG gets CAO role

SRP News, 28 September 2017

Eric Personne has been named chief administration officer (CAO) for Citi's equities business. Personne remains in London reporting to co-heads of global equities Murray ...

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  • APAC - Others

MIPs: Integration is in motion but it will take time

Sabina Peycheva, 28 September 2017

The further automation of the market for structured products in Asia-Pacific is an ongoing process with multi-issuer platforms getting more and more popularity among ...

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  • USA
  • Israel

Tilt strategy taps in secret sauce of Israel's start-up nation ecosystem, BlueStar

Marc Wolterink, 28 September 2017

BlueStar Indexes has teamed up with Aperio Group, a manager of index-based separate accounts, to launch the Israel Exposure Tilt Strategy, the first-ever investment ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - August 2017

Marc Wolterink, 28 September 2017

Van Lanschot Kempen reported in its interim results for 2017 that the persistently low interest rate environment caused a great deal of demand for Kempen Securities ...

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  • France

Goldman gains visibility in France via public offerings

Nikolay Nikolov, 28 September 2017

Goldman Sachs has been the issuing counterparty for an increasing number of distributors in France since the beginning of the year with ABN Amro PB France ...

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  • USA

US watchdog sets up dedicated teams to target cybersecurity and investment products

Pablo Conde, 27 September 2017

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced yesterday two new initiatives aimed at building on its Enforcement Division's 'ongoing efforts' to address cyber-based ...

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ETP News: JP Morgan taps Deutsche and SG to boost UK distribution and international capital markets

SRP, 27 September 2017

JP Morgan Asset Management has hired John Adu as head of UK ETF distribution and Tom Stephens as ETF international capital markets head.

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  • South Korea

Mirae adds 'exclusive twist' to step down payoff profile

Iveta Pekova, 27 September 2017

Since the establishment of Mirae Asset Daewoo Securities at the end of 2016, the integrated securities firm, resulting of the merger between Daewoo Securities and Mirae ...

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  • USA

SRP Indexed Insurance Forum: The Wrap

Richard Jory, 27 September 2017

The inaugural SRP Indexed Insurance Forum opened with a journey through SRP data that is relevant to the products that insurance carriers are issuing for their ...

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  • Vietnam

There is a need to develop the local institutional market in Vietnam, VFM (Part 2)

Sabina Peycheva, 26 September 2017

In the second part of an interview, Steven Mantle (pictured), director at VietFund Management (VFM), talks about the need to educate Vietnamese investors and how the ...

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Index roundup: Thomson Reuters and MCX launch India commodity indices

Sabina Peycheva, 26 September 2017

Thomson Reuters and Multi Commodity Exchange of India (MCX), have launched their co-branded commodity index series, Thomson Reuters-MCX India Commodity Indices (iComdex), which track ...

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  • USA

Indexed annuities are only one slice of the pie, SRP Indexed Insurance Forum

Marc Wolterink, 26 September 2017

As the baby boomers are starting to retire, at the rate of some 10,000 per day, they need products like fixed indexed annuities (FIAs) with ...

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  • Sweden
  • Norway

Strukturinvest enters Norway, seeks counterparties

Charlotte Olesen & Pablo Conde, 26 September 2017

Swedish Strukturinvest Fondkomission has entered the Norwegian structured retail products market with the 1613 Autocall Europa Kjøretøy PlussMinus, a private placement offered to Norwegian ...

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