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BNP Paribas launches new MAQS investment group

Pablo Conde, 15 November 2017

Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) has rolled out the Multi-Asset, Quantitative and Solutions (MAQS) investment group, in a move to streamline its organisational structure and ...

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  • South Africa

From hunting elephants to gathering squirrels, SRP Africa

Richard Jory, 14 November 2017

Technology can and is providing the answer to a dramatic change in the structured products market in South Africa, whereby the size of deals has become ...

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  • Germany

Commerzbank reports fall in trading liabilities, Deutsche's equity derivatives revenues far lower in Q3

Marc Wolterink, 14 November 2017

Commerzbank reported an operating profit of €629m for the third quarter of 2017 (up 46% year-on-year) and €1.1bn after nine months (9M 2016 ...

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Index roundup: AIG and Pimco launch new global index

Sabina Peycheva, 14 November 2017

American International Group (AIG) and Pimco have launched the Pimco Global Optima Index, developed exclusively by Pacific Investment Management Company for AIG's Power Series of ...

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Societe Generale launches consolidated 'Sustainable & Positive Impact' offering

Pablo Conde, 14 November 2017

Societe Generale has announced the creation of a consolidated 'Sustainable and Positive Impact Finance' offering within the global banking & investor solutions activities which incorporates the ...

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  • USA

Wells Fargo rolls out hybrid online offering

Pablo Conde, 14 November 2017

Wells Fargo has launched 'Intuitive Investor', a hybrid online offering from its advisory arm aimed at simplifying investing by 'blending technology-driven resources with high-impact ...

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  • South Africa

Abundance of data challenges the financial industry, SRP Africa

Sabina Paycheva, 13 November 2017

A recent report by PWC predicted that in 2025 global assets under management (AUM) will reach US$145trn, however, the state of the industry is complicated ...

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  • UK

Managed portfolios gain momentum as French boutique adds Goldman and Citi to line up

Pablo Conde, 13 November 2017

Hilbert Investment Solutions, the Anglo French structured product boutique offering its 'Defensive Income Portfolio' as part of its discretionary management service, has paid retail clients their ...

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  • Sweden

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Richard Darville, Exceed Capital

Richard Jory, 13 November 2017

There are many ways to start a career in structured products, and a variety of different views of what are good products. In a series of ...

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  • Belgium

World Bank collaborates with BNPP Fortis for sustainable bond in Belgium

Marc Wolterink, 13 November 2017

The International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (World Bank) has collaborated with BNP Paribas Fortis for the launch of the Sustainable Growth Bond 12/2024 in ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - October 2017

Marc Wolterink, 13 November 2017

Five structured products were added to the SRP Netherlands database in October. There were also 239 leverage products added and three products matured during the month ...

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CS bolsters US equity derivatives institutional coverage

Pablo Conde, 13 November 2017

Credit Suisse has expanded its institutional coverage with the appointment of Michael Heraty as an equity derivatives sales managing director to lead the bank's sales ...

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Product Wrap: Gold is good hedging asset to have within diversified portfolio, Exane

Marc Wolterink, 10 November 2017

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between November 4-10, 2017. The structures reviewed include a collaboration between BlackBee and Exane in Ireland ...

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  • South Africa

Lack of liquidity is the biggest challenge for the ETF industry, SRP Africa

Sabina Peycheva, 10 November 2017

After South Africa, Nigeria is one of the most prolific exchange-traded funds (ETFs) markets in the region, according Nerina Visser, ETF strategist & advisor at ...

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ABN Amro to launch digital wealth manager in Germany, commits to sustainable investing

Marc Wolterink, 10 November 2017

ABN Amro has announced it will shortly be launching Prospery, a digital wealth manager that offers the bank's German clients wealth and investment management - at ...

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