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  • Denmark

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Carsten Roloff, BIL Danmark

Charlotte Olesen, 08 January 2018

There are many ways to start a career in structured products, and a variety of different views of what are good products. In a series of ...

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  • Australia

Aussie banks deliver good performance, structured products market takes a dive

Sabina Peycheva, 08 January 2018

Australian banks have reported increasing net income and profit for their 2017 activities on the back of strong wealth management performance.

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  • Romania

Erste sales in Romania increase fourfold as it cashes in on private placements

Suzanna Moni, 08 January 2018

Banca Comerciala Romana (BCR), a private banking subsidiary of Erste Bank Group, recorded a large increase in structured products issuance in Romania during 2017. The bank ...

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  • Europe - Others

No Priips, no sales: new rules threatening to cause serious 'compliance problems', promise million percent returns

Pablo Conde and Marc Wolterink, 08 January 2018

As fund managers, stock brokers and investment platforms scrap some of their products, such as US-domiciled exchange-traded funds, for failing to meet the new ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: Different class

Richard Jory, 05 January 2018

The implications of modern companies like Microsoft messing up appear to be minimal, which is a peculiar kind of forgiveness. A minor, major but certainly real ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Switzerland

Six eyes Apac expansion as Swiss structured products market goes flat

Pablo Conde, 05 January 2018

Joining the Contineo consortium a strategic partner and investor has been a key development for Swiss exchange Six in a year where the "only disappointment" came ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: Best sellers of 2017

Marc Wolterink, 05 January 2018

This week's wrap looks back on 2017 and highlights some of the best-selling structures across the five regions covered by the SRP database.

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  • The Netherlands

Kid language barrier forces Dutch broker to halt certificates trading

Marc Wolterink, 05 January 2018

Degiro, the Dutch online broker which offers over 200,000 European investors access to more than 60 exchanges globally, has stopped the trading in structured certificates ...

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  • Taiwan

Issuance of structured products in Taiwan continue to increase

Sabina Peycheva, 04 January 2018

The top Taiwanese banks have reported increasing net income and issuance of structured retail products in the third quarter of 2017.

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  • Germany

Bitcoin participation certificates lead Boerse Stuttgart trading in 2017

SRP News, 04 January 2018

Boerse Stuttgart set a new record of €17.8bn for the volume of trading in equities in 2017, with German equities contributing over €13bn and international ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: UBS appoints Apac head of investment platforms and solutions

StructuredRetailProducts.com, 04 January 2018

UBS has made a number of changes to the senior management team responsible for ultra-high net worth clients in Hong Kong. Jean-Claude Humair (pictured ...

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  • UK

Navigator fact sheet not enough as Coutts ordered to compensate investor

Pablo Conde, 04 January 2018

Coutts has been ordered by the UK Financial Ombudsman Service to provide compensation for giving unsuitable advice to an individual who invested £160,000 of his ...

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  • APAC - Others

KRX and Natixis make the Kospi shine with enhanced autocall

Iveta Pekova, 03 January 2018

The Korea Exchange (KRX) has outlined plans to further promote Kospi products, following the rolling out on July 24, 2017 of the SF-Kospi 200 Leverage ...

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  • Poland
  • Bulgaria
  • Belgium

KBC offloads Polish fund company, acquires Metlife's stake in Bulgarian venture

Marc Wolterink, 03 January 2018

KBC Asset Management (KBC AM) has agreed to sell 100% of its stake in its Polish subsidiary KBC TFI to PKO Bank Polski Group. The mutual ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP News: Alps offers new disruptive technologies index

SRP News, 03 January 2018

Indxx has launched the Disruptive Technologies Index and licensed it to exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider Alps Advisors as the underlying benchmark for its Disruptive Technologies ...

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