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That Was The Week: Your risk is my protection

Richard Jory, 10 November 2017

The term financial markets is, generally, thrown about like we all know what it means and as if everyone's understanding is the same. It isn ...

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  • South Africa

We are being sucked into Mifid regulations due to close relationship with Europe, SRP Africa

Marc Wolterink, 09 November 2017

Where financial products do not perform in line with expectations, regulatory and litigation risk is increased, agreed panellists at The Regulatory developments affecting your business, are ...

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People: BNP Paribas names head of Apac advisory & capital markets

SRP News, 09 November 2017

BNP Paribas is transferring Sylvain Magne from head of equity-linked Asia-Pacific (Apac) and deputy head of equity capital markets North Asia at the end ...

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  • Singapore

Singapore's DBS reports decrease in net profit

Sabina Peycheva, 09 November 2017

Singapore's OCBC Bank and the United Overseas Bank (UOB) have reported an increase in net profit, while DBS's net profit went down by 23 ...

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IHS Markit launches service for counterparties trading structured products off-venue

Pablo Conde, 09 November 2017

Critical information and analytics provider IHS Markit has launched a cross asset class registry of systematic internalisers (SIs) to help firms understand their trade reporting obligations ...

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  • South Africa

South African market expects payoff evolution, SRP Africa

Sabina Peycheva, 08 November 2017

Customisation in indices has to be considered in different ways depending on the target market as new regulatory requirements are limiting what index provider can and ...

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ETP News: First blockchain tracker launched

SRP News, 08 November 2017

Amplify ETFs, creator of the Amplify Online Retail ETF (IBUY), has filed in the US Securities & Exchange Commission (SEC) the Amplify Blockchain Leaders ETF. The ...

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  • Germany

Product snapshot: Vontobel expands Bitcoin offering in Germany

Darina Bacheva, 08 November 2017

Vontobel has launched a continuously available version of the Bitcoin Participation Certficate which was first launched in November 2016. Since October 30, investors in Germany and ...

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  • UK

UK platform debuts managed portfolios of structured products

Pablo Conde, 08 November 2017

Platform One, a UK online wrap platform targeted at high-net worth investors, has launched Cube Investing's Managed Portfolio Service, becoming the first platform in ...

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  • South Africa

Black box products that give you grey hair, SRP Africa

Richard Jory, 07 November 2017

The first problem that independent financial advisers in South Africa face is a practical one, in that they need to find a product that is understandable ...

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  • USA

Credit Suisse expands QIS range using AI algorithms

Pablo Conde, 07 November 2017

Credit Suisse has launched the Credit Suisse RavenPack Artificial Intelligence Sentiment (AIS) Index, a result of a collaboration with big data analytics provider RavenPack to create ...

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Index roundup: TASE expands its SRI indices

Sabina Peycheva, 07 November 2017

The Tel Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) has expanded its socially responsible investing (SRI) indices with two additional Tel Bond Maala indices, which will be calculated alongside ...

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  • The Netherlands

ING head of structured products switches to high net worth role

Marc Wolterink, 07 November 2017

Zico Yeh (pictured) has started a new job as director, single family office desk at ING Wholesale Banking, effective as of November 1. Yeh reports to ...

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  • France

France Market Review - October 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 07 November 2017

The environment in France remains positive for structured products and the reason is two-fold, according to Yoni Kabalo, partner at French brokerage company i-Kapital ...

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HSBC Private Bank appoints global head of markets products

Pablo Conde, 06 November 2017

Patrick Boumalham has been appointed global head of markets products at HSBC Private Banking. Based in London, Boumalham will have responsibility for the bank's catalogue ...

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