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  • Japan

Japan Market Review - January 2018

Veselin Krastev, 14 February 2018

One hundred and forty-one structured products (including flow but excluding private banking and leverage products) with an estimated volume of JPY315bn (US$2.89m) were ...

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  • Europe - Others

Access to data is crucial but one must not entirely rely on it, SRP Europe

Darina Bacheva, 13 February 2018

Having access to data is crucial, but one must not entirely rely on it, according to panelists during the How Technology Will Change the World of ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Index roundup: FTSE Russell introduces Australia net tax indices

Sabina Peycheva, 13 February 2018

FTSE Russell has introduced the FTSE All-World ex Australia Net Tax (Super) Index Series which is designed to support superannuation funds (arrangements put in place ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Alternative data: use by hedge funds and the impact on the future of investing

Daryl Smith, 13 February 2018

Around twenty years ago, alternative data and machine learning techniques were being used by a select group of innovative hedge funds and asset managers. In recent ...

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  • Europe - Others

JP Morgan head of Emea distribution departs, German warrants director to take over

Pablo Conde, 13 February 2018

Alexandre Houpert, managing director, cross-asset retail structured products distribution for Europe, JP Morgan, has parted ways with the US investment bank.

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  • Hong Kong

High demand for structured products in Hong Kong, HKEX

Sabina Peycheva, 12 February 2018

The Hong Kong structured products market ended 2017 on a strong note with warrants and callable bull and bear contracts (CBBCs) in particular showing significant growth ...

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  • Europe - Others

When there are many regulatory changes it can become a bit blurry, SRP Europe

Marc Wolterink, 12 February 2018

New measures implemented by the Market in Financial Instruments Directive (Mifid 2), such as better education for investors, increased transparency, and increased disclosures are very welcome ...

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  • Germany

We are committed to more clarification and transparency of structured products, DDV

Richard Jory, 12 February 2018

This week marks the 10th anniversary of the Deutsches Derivate Verband, a trade association that represents the interests of the structured products industry in Germany. SRP ...

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  • The Netherlands

Binck 2017 result boosted by strong performance turbos

Marc Wolterink, 12 February 2018

BinckBank has reported its result from financial instruments rose strongly in 2017 due to the increased financing level of Binck turbos. The income from the turbos ...

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  • Europe - Others

Long road ahead for the Kid, SRP Europe

Marc Wolterink, 09 February 2018

The implementation of the key information document (Kid) has not yet panned out in the way regulators were hoping and there is still a long road ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: Mifid Opportunities

Richard Jory, 09 February 2018

It's easy to languish in the misery and despair that comes with unravelling the point and meaning of new regulations affecting structured products that have ...

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  • Europe - Others

SRP Announces Winners of its 15th European Structured Products & Derivatives Conference 2018

StructuredRetailProducts.com, 09 February 2018

The winners of the 15th European Structured Products & Derivatives Conference 2018 which were announced at a gala dinner on February 8, at the etc.venues ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Product wrap: French boutique teams up with Goldman for life wrapped note

Marc Wolterink, 09 February 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between February 4-10, 2018. Structures reviewed include products from Goldman Sachs in both France and Norway ...

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  • Luxembourg
  • Europe - Others

Goldman Sachs partners with Amundi to expand 'systematic' investment solutions in Europe

Pablo Conde, 09 February 2018

Goldman Sachs Fund Solutions, a business within Goldman Sachs' Securities Division has teamed up with Amundi, to manage Luxembourg-domiciled funds based on Goldman Sachs' proprietary ...

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