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People: Baml's equity derivatives exodus continues

SRP News, 10 May 2018

Two more senior equity derivatives bankers in London have parted ways with Bank of America-Merrill Lynch (Baml), according to sources. Florent Sabot, head of exotics ...

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  • Belgium

Belgian fund sector on a high despite decline in structured funds

Marc Wolterink, 10 May 2018

Net assets for capital-protected structured funds in Belgium registered a decline of €660m, or 8.6%, in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to figures ...

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  • Switzerland

Swiss turnover spikes as investors adapt to turbulence

Petya Andreeva, 10 May 2018

Turnover in the Swiss market rose by 32%, to CHF92bn (US$91.6bn), in the first quarter of this year compared to the same quarter in ...

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Fixed coupon notes score high in Apac

Sabina Peycheva, 10 May 2018

Investors in Asia still favour yield enhancement products on US-listed names with tenor ranging between three months and a year, but fixed coupon notes (FCNs ...

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Commerzbank offers exposure to e-commerce platform

Suzanna Moni, 09 May 2018

Technology companies continue to get attention from investors and product manufacturers which are using the flexibility of structured products to provide exposure to these assets.

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  • USA

BNP Paribas loses head of Americas retail structured products

Richard Jory, 09 May 2018

Raul Perez has left BNP Paribas in New York, where he was a director of equity derivatives and head of the bank's retail structured product ...

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Societe Generale names new head of equities and equity derivatives

Pablo Conde, 09 May 2018

Societe Generale has appointed Alexandre Fleury (pictured) as head of equities and equity derivatives within global markets. Fleury's appointment will be effective as of June ...

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ETP News: Merrill Lynch releases ESG impact portfolios via delta one strategies

SRP News, 09 May 2018

Merrill Lynch and Merrill Edge have launched today (May 9) five new portfolios incorporating environmental, social and governance (ESG) factors in response to growing demand for ...

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  • Europe - Others

Former global head of strategy at Societe Generale shifts to BNP Paribas

Pablo Conde, 09 May 2018

Stephane Mattatia, formerly global head of product strategy for equities and derivatives at Societe Generale in Paris will join BNP Paribas in July or August after ...

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Index roundup: HSI-linked warrants and CBBCs raise over US$3bn in Q1

Sabina Peycheva, 08 May 2018

The daily average turnover of warrants linked to the Hang Seng Index (HSI) was HK$5.8bn (US$738m) in Q1 2018, while callable bull/bear ...

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Structured notes contribute €13bn to BNP Paribas' MLT programme in first quarter

SRP News, 08 May 2018

French banking group reports 'a recovery in client volumes' in equity derivatives

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Barclays licenses iStoxx ESG Focus indices and targets private banking

Pablo Conde, 08 May 2018

Stoxx has licensed the Euro iStoxx 50 ESG Focus and the Euro iStoxx 50 ESG Focus GR Decrement 5% indices to Barclays as underlyings for a ...

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  • APAC - Others

Societe Generale appoints Apac head of financial engineering

Pablo Conde, 08 May 2018

Societe Generale has promoted Thomas Decouvelaere (pictured) to head of financial engineering, global markets for Asia Pacific, effective 1 July 2018.

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  • USA

Insurance industry embraces capital protected structured notes and alternatives

SRP News, 04 May 2018

Downside protected structured notes that also provide upside linkages to equity-like returns are increasing in popularity among 'some of the more thoughtful insurance executives' in ...

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That Was The Week: "Dear Doris and Bertie"

Richard Jory, 04 May 2018

Words have been a boon and a curse for structured products. They have allowed an exotic array of product names that either reveal the headline of ...

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