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  • China

China Market Review - May 2018

Maria Koleva & Marc Wolterink, 25 June 2018

The introduction of new asset management regulations in China in early March 2018 that meant commercial bank’s off-balance-sheet financial products were restricted and ...

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  • USA

Deutsche hit with US$205m fine for FX trading violations

Pablo Conde, 25 June 2018

Deutsche Bank AG has agreed to pay a fine of US$205m as part of a consent order with the New York State Department of Financial ...

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  • UK

Put-write structures can help capturing equity insurance premium, new research

Pablo Conde, 25 June 2018

Investors typically pay over the odds to protect themselves against falls in the equity markets, but investing on a fund that invests in defined return investments ...

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  • The Netherlands

Dutch Minister of Finance insists on Kid in local language

Marc Wolterink, 25 June 2018

Packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (Priips) can only be offered to investors in the Netherlands if the key information document (Kid) is available in ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Nasdaq increases European profile via Credit Suisse

Pablo Conde, 25 June 2018

Global index provider Nasdaq has increased its visibility in the European structured retail products market after licensing two indices to Credit Suisse. This is the first ...

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  • UK

UK Market Review - May 2018

Gabriela Petrova, 25 June 2018

Twenty-four structured products from seven different providers were added to the SRP UK database in May. The products consisted of 22 medium-term notes (MTNs ...

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  • UK

Autocalls keep coming as FTSE index variations sprout in the UK, SRP

Gabriela Petrova & Richard Jory, 22 June 2018

The UK retail market may still be dominated by autocallables, but there have been developments in the underlyings used, as product creators look to variations of ...

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  • Singapore
  • Taiwan

Singapore’s DBS dominates the market in Taiwan

Sabina Peycheva, 22 June 2018

Taiwan's structured products market has been among the best performers in Asia-Pacific so far in 2018, with issuance and sales up 176% and 155 ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: Interest rates galore

Marc Wolterink, 22 June 2018

This week's wrap covers structured products with strike dates between June 17-23, 2018. Structures reviewed include products linked to the Euribor, Libor and Wibor ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: Look at the leverage on that!

Richard Jory, 22 June 2018

When leverage was first introduced into financial markets it was bandied around as a distinct positive. Leverage was a way of making even more money on ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden
  • The Netherlands

Update: Nordic structured products head leaves Goldman Sachs, joins BNP Paribas

Charlotte Olesen & Richard Jory, 22 June 2018

Alexander Jansen (pictured), head of equity and structured derivatives for the Nordics and the Netherlands at Goldman Sachs in London has left the bank, with his ...

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  • Germany

The total cost for investors of a structured product in Germany is 71bp a year, DDV

Suzanna Moni, 21 June 2018

The annual costs of an investment in structured products in Germany are 0.71%, or 71 basis points on average, according to the Deutsche Derivate Verband ...

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  • Belgium

Deutsche Bank partners with Natixis for first Polish zloty note in Belgium

Marc Wolterink, 21 June 2018

Deutsche Bank has collaborated with Natixis for the launch of Fund Opportunity Coupon Note PLN 2023 in Belgium. The five-year, capital-protected, medium-term note ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: BNP Paribas adds to European distribution

SRP News, 21 June 2018

BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has appointed Fabien Madar (pictured) as co-head of distribution for Southern Europe within the global client group. Madar will ...

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  • France

Product Snapshot: i-Kapital deploys Solactive France index to enhance chances of early exit

Nikolay Nikolov, 20 June 2018

French broker i-Kapital has launched the Autocall Premium Aout 2018, a 10-year medium-term note (MTN) linked to the Solactive France 40 Equal Weight ...

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