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Esas: Regulation could hamper robo-advisory adoption

SRP News, 14 September 2018

Automation in financial advice slowly growing but scale of market remains limited

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Product wrap: Morgan Stanley collaborates with Goldman for Topix linked note in US

Marc Wolterink, 14 September 2018

This week's wrap covers structured products with strike dates between September 9-15, 2018. Structures reviewed include life insurance products from Belfius and Nexo Capital ...

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That Was The Week: Packaged holidays

Richard Jory, 14 September 2018

How much should you listen to advice and who should you take it from when you start a new job. The answer is, to the first ...

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  • USA

Goldman Sachs names securities division co-heads in senior management shake up

Pablo Conde, 14 September 2018

Goldman Sachs has rejigged its senior management team with the appointment of John E. Waldron as the bank's president and chief operating officer, effective October ...

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  • USA

Goldman's thematic play gets into action as demand from 'baby boomers' starts to reshape US retirement space

Pablo Conde, 13 September 2018

A-Cap and Saybrus Partners have launched the Retirement Plus Multiplier Annuity, a new single premium fixed indexed annuity (FIA) offering for the first time exclusive ...

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People: Morgan Stanley bolsters equity derivatives sales in Paris and London

SRP News, 13 September 2018

Morgan Stanley has poached Francesco Ponti, Credit Suisse's equity derivatives sales associate in London, who joins the US bank as vice president of equity derivatives ...

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  • Belgium

KBC introduces listed products: our store is open, come and get it

Marc Wolterink, 13 September 2018

KBC is marketing a new exchange-traded product in Belgium. The Tracer Long is a structured product with capital-at-risk and a maturity of up ...

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  • China

Itiviti: China’s commodity options trading to support structured products market but standardised protocol is crucial

Jihye Hwang, 13 September 2018

Itiviti's Apac President Ofir Gefen (pictured) talks to SRP about opportunities in the Chinese structured products market. Itiviti provides trading platforms globally and services 25 ...

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ETP roundup: Vanguard launches ETF of ETFs

Jihye Hwang, 12 September 2018

Vanguard has launched an exchange-traded-fund (ETF) of ETFs called Vanguard Total World Bond ETF. The ETF is a single index product, but offers exposure ...

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Credit default trades remain appealing for a broad audience

Suzi Hampson - FVC, 12 September 2018

Credit default trades can be split into two main categories, those linked to one or more individual names and those linked to credit indices. This is ...

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UBS beefs up US structured derivatives sales

Pablo Conde, 12 September 2018

Kunal Malhotra, has joined UBS as executive director, head of structured derivatives and FX, rates and credit (FRC) distribution, in New York.

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European platform bolsters connectivity via best execution functionality

Pablo Conde, 12 September 2018

LinkedTrade, the digital structured products multi-dealer platform developed by RiverRock Technology Solutions earlier this year, has rolled out a Digital RFQ (Request for Quotes) tool.

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Index roundup: Asia Index Private launches new benchmark of private banks in India

Jihye Hwang, 11 September 2018

Asia Index Private, a joint venture between S&P Dow Jones Indices and BSE (Bombay Stock Exchange), has launched the S&P BSE Private ...

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  • Ireland

‘Naked’ allocation to stocks and bonds carries a high-risk premium, BlackBee

Marc Wolterink, 11 September 2018

BlackBee is marketing three index-linked structured products to its clients in Ireland. 90% Protected Index 5 & 6, which both track the Eurostoxx Select Dividend ...

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  • USA

US regulator fines adviser for sales of unsuitable leveraged notes

Pablo Conde, 11 September 2018

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) will fully reimburse retail investors for losses on a leveraged oil-linked exchange-traded note (ETN) that registered representatives ...

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