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  • Taiwan

Issuance of structured products in Taiwan continue to increase

Sabina Peycheva, 04 January 2018

The top Taiwanese banks have reported increasing net income and issuance of structured retail products in the third quarter of 2017.

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  • Germany

Bitcoin participation certificates lead Boerse Stuttgart trading in 2017

SRP News, 04 January 2018

Boerse Stuttgart set a new record of €17.8bn for the volume of trading in equities in 2017, with German equities contributing over €13bn and international ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: UBS appoints Apac head of investment platforms and solutions

StructuredRetailProducts.com, 04 January 2018

UBS has made a number of changes to the senior management team responsible for ultra-high net worth clients in Hong Kong. Jean-Claude Humair (pictured ...

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  • UK

Navigator fact sheet not enough as Coutts ordered to compensate investor

Pablo Conde, 04 January 2018

Coutts has been ordered by the UK Financial Ombudsman Service to provide compensation for giving unsuitable advice to an individual who invested £160,000 of his ...

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  • APAC - Others

KRX and Natixis make the Kospi shine with enhanced autocall

Iveta Pekova, 03 January 2018

The Korea Exchange (KRX) has outlined plans to further promote Kospi products, following the rolling out on July 24, 2017 of the SF-Kospi 200 Leverage ...

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  • Poland
  • Bulgaria
  • Belgium

KBC offloads Polish fund company, acquires Metlife's stake in Bulgarian venture

Marc Wolterink, 03 January 2018

KBC Asset Management (KBC AM) has agreed to sell 100% of its stake in its Polish subsidiary KBC TFI to PKO Bank Polski Group. The mutual ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP News: Alps offers new disruptive technologies index

SRP News, 03 January 2018

Indxx has launched the Disruptive Technologies Index and licensed it to exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider Alps Advisors as the underlying benchmark for its Disruptive Technologies ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Natixis appoints sole corporate and investment banking chief

Pablo Conde, 03 January 2018

Marc Vincent (pictured) has been appointed head of corporate & investment banking at Natixis. Vincent was previously co-head of the bank's CIB division alongside ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

SRP 2017 News Quiz: The Answers

Richard Jory, 02 January 2018

Happy New Year and thanks to all those who responded to the SRP 2017 News Quiz posted at the end of December last year. The winner ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Index roundup: Cesc rollsout Stock Connect index

Sabina Peycheva, 02 January 2018

China Exchanges Services Company Limited (Cesc) has launched the CES Stock Connect Hong Kong Premier 50 Index (CES SCHK50), an index designed to capture the performance ...

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  • USA

US regulator fines JP Morgan and Citi for supervisory failures

Pablo Conde, 02 January 2018

The US Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (Finra) has fined JP Morgan Securities US$2.8m for violating the Securities and Exchange Commission's (SEC) Customer Protection ...

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  • USA

The commoditisation of conventional investments make it difficult for advisers to demonstrate value to investors, Cboe Vest

Pablo Conde, 02 January 2018

In the second part of an interview following Cboe Vest's structured funds surpassing US$100m in assets under management, Karan Sood (pictured), chief executive at ...

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  • Finland

Finland Market Review - November 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 29 December 2017

Seventeen structured products were added to the SRP Finland database in November. One hundred-seventy structured products with a sales volume of €468m were launched during ...

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  • Japan

Japan Market Review - November 2017

Veselin Krastev, 29 December 2017

One hundred and fifty-two structured products (including flow products, and excluding private banking and leverage products) with an estimated volume of JPY395bn (US$3.52m ...

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  • USA

That Was The Week: What is the value of a job?

Richard Jory, 22 December 2017

After years of wondering, it looks like the answer to the elusive question of what value a job has will be answered. New York will lead ...

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