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  • Australia

Aussie regulator fines CBA and ANZ, halts branch sales of 'complex' products

SRP News, 06 July 2018

The Commonwealth Bank of Australia (CBA) and the Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) have agreed to change the way they distribute self-managed superannuation ...

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  • Switzerland

Swissquote marijuana portfolio yields 25% after three months

SRP News, 05 July 2018

The Swissquote Cannabis Portfolio (ISIN CH0372704327), a certificate traded on the Swiss ‎stock exchange (SIX), has delivered a 12.9% growth after one-month. Since inception ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: BNP Paribas shores up CIB in USA and the Americas

SRP News, 05 July 2018

BNP Paribas has made a number of senior appointments to its platform across the pond in a move to build on the 'significant growth to date ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Credit Suisse global head of QIS resigns

Pablo Conde, 05 July 2018

Walter Cegarra (pictured) has resigned from his position as global head of Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) structuring within Credit Suisse's investment banking global markets solutions ...

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  • Europe - Others

Natixis bolsters 'green' offering with new low vol/high div ESG play

Pablo Conde, 05 July 2018

Natixis has licensed the new Solactive Climate and Energy Transition Index to be used as the basis for structured products. The index tracks the performance of ...

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  • Italy

Consob moves to align IDD with Priips

Pablo Conde, 04 July 2018

Italian watchdog simplifies transparency requirements for life insurance undertakings

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  • Malaysia

Maybank loses its top position in Malaysia

Sabina Peycheva, 04 July 2018

Malaysia's structured products market has grown significantly in 2018 with issuance and sales up by 41% and 65%, respectively, on an annual basis, according to ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP Roundup: ETNs beat ETFs, dominate top 10 best-performers ranking YTD

SRP News, 04 July 2018

Exchange-traded notes (ETNs) have delivered the best total returns since their launch in 2018 compared to exchange-traded funds (ETFs), according to a report by ...

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  • Sweden

Product Snapshot: Swedbank’s final ladder runs out of steam

Charlotte Olesen, 04 July 2018

One of Sweden's top providers, Swedbank, recently closed the subscription of this year's first, only and what looks like could be the bank's ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Dax turns 30, remains top underlying

Sabina Peycheva, 03 July 2018

Dax, Deutsche Börse's most important selection index, is celebrating its 30th birthday this week. The Dax index is one of the most popular underlying ...

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  • USA

SEC upgrades ETF regulatory framework

SRP News, 03 July 2018

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has introduced a new rule aimed at modernising the regulatory framework for exchange-traded funds (ETFs).  ETFs that satisfy ...

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  • Canada

Canada Market Review - June 2018

StructuredRetailProducts.com, 03 July 2018

Canada’s structured products market again dipped during June, with the outstanding notional on the market dropping by some C$50m (US$38m) to C$52 ...

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  • UK
  • Europe - Others

Basing future projections of risk and performance on the recent past was doomed to failure, AIC

Pablo Conde, 03 July 2018

The UK Association of Investment Companies (AIC) has urged the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) to act now to protect investors after new research demonstrates that consumers ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • Germany

Societe Generale snaps up Commerzbank's EMC business

Pablo Conde, 03 July 2018

Societe Generale has reached an agreement to acquire Commerzbank's equity markets and commodities business (EMC). After completion, the French bank will be responsible for the ...

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  • Switzerland

Vontobel concludes private bank acquisition

SRP News, 02 July 2018

Vontobel has completed the acquisition of Notenstein La Roche Privatbank AG, as announced on May 24, 2018.

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