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  • Germany

German government takes the biscuit by 'making arsonists the firefighters' with hiring of Goldman stalwart

Pablo Conde, 20 March 2018

Joerg Kukies (pictured), co-head Germany and Austria at Goldman Sachs in Frankfurt, is set to become a state secretary in the Federal Ministry of Finance ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others

Baml promotes Emea head of equity derivatives hedge fund sales

SRP News, 19 March 2018

Bank of America Merrill Lynch (Baml) has promoted and relocated Kim Stolz, formerly managing director and head of equity derivatives hedge fund sales for Europe, Middle ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Patrick Kondarjian, HSBC

Richard Jory, 19 March 2018

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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  • USA
  • Switzerland
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

UBS equity capital markets and equity derivatives offset reduced client activity due to low vol

SRP News, 19 March 2018

UBS has reported 'an excellent year' with profit before tax up 29% to CHF5.3bn (US%.5bn) while delivering on its CHF2.1bn net savings program ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • UK
  • USA

Marex partners with fintech provider and new MIP in first blockchain-based retail structured note trade

Pablo Conde, 19 March 2018

Marex Solutions, the specialist derivative hedging solutions division of Marex Spectron, has partnered with ResonanceX, a new digital structured products multi-issuer platform (MIP), and Nivaura ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: The call of the wild

Richard Jory, 16 March 2018

We've been here before. Structured products that are so lovely and offer such wonderful performance and are, in this case, so easy to explain that ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: JP Morgan targets Dach region with ETF-linked rev conv

Marc Wolterink, 16 March 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between March 11-17, 2018. Structures reviewed include a steepener note from Deutsche Bank in Belgium linked ...

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  • South Korea

South Korea cashes in on structured products market

Sabina Peycheva, 16 March 2018

Mirae Asset Daewoo reported a pre-tax income of KRW554.3bn (US$521m) for the full year (FY) 2017, which represents an increase of 1394% compared ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • UK

Trade body points at anecdotal evidence that product providers could ignore retail market

Pablo Conde, 16 March 2018

Advisors don't have the knowledge and expertise to second guess the information provided by manufacturers, says PIMFA

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Societe Generale chief takes control over securities following Valet's departure

SRP News, 16 March 2018

The departure of Didier Valet, deputy chief executive officer and former head of global banking and investor solutions at Societe Generale, on Wednesday (March 14), sent ...

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  • Hong Kong
  • APAC - Others

Demand for Hong Kong warrants is on the up, Vontobel

Sabina Peycheva, 15 March 2018

Following Vontobel's agreement with Bank of Singapore in 2017 and the bank's debut in the Hong Kong warrants market which includes plans to release ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Regulatory data platform reports 15 million Kids, a growing family

Pablo Conde, 15 March 2018

Six's regulatory data platform has added over 15 million Key Information Documents (Kids) as client on-boarding demands skyrocket two months on from the implementation ...

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  • Switzerland

Swissquote debuts AMC linked to basket of cryptocurrencies

Pablo Conde, 15 March 2018

Swiss online bank Swissquote has launched the Multi-Crypto Active Index, the first actively managed multi-cryptocurrency certificate aimed at retail investors seeking to get exposure ...

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  • Germany

Societe Generale and Credit Suisse respond to demand for telecom exposure in Germany

Darina Bacheva, 14 March 2018

Telecom stocks and indices are in high demand in Germany because of their potential to deliver returns as suggested by the recent performance of the Stoxx ...

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