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Solactive targets autocalls and discount certificates with new customised range

Pablo Conde, 04 April 2018

Index provider Solactive has developed the Solactive High Dividend Maximum Upside Volatility Indices, a new index family designed specifically with structured products in mind. The starting ...

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ETP roundup: New releases from BlackRock, Aquila and Xtrackers

SRP News, 04 April 2018

BlackRock has introduced iShares MSCI World Small Cap Ucits ETF. The exchange-traded fund, which has March 27 as its inception date, holds assets of US ...

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  • Denmark

Product snapshot: Danske sprinter allows for perfect timing

Charlotte Olesen, 04 April 2018

The 2015 Danish best-seller, DB DaxK Sprinter 2018 matured during February securing a return of 126% (8.04%pa). A 'lucky' result if you look ...

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  • Spain

You are about to purchase a product that is not simple and may be difficult to understand, CNMV

Pablo Conde, 03 April 2018

The Spanish National Securities Market Commission (Comisión Nacional del Mercado de Valores - CNMV) has approved Circular 1/2018 on warnings related to financial instruments.

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  • Switzerland
  • Europe - Others

UBS AM rolls out portfolio management hub

Pablo Conde, 03 April 2018

Following the launch by UBS Asset Management of UBS Partner, a white-label technology solution aimed at reshaping the advisory process and client service offered by ...

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Index roundup: European benchmark sees issuance drop by more than 50% in first quarter

Sabina Peycheva, 03 April 2018

The issuance of structured products linked to the Eurostoxx 50 index decreased drastically in the first quarter of 2018 compared to the same period in the ...

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SRP 3-minute Q&A: Eric Wasescha, Vontobel

Richard Jory, 03 April 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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  • France

France Market Review - February 2018

Nikolay Nikolov, 30 March 2018

The financial markets experienced a surge in volatility in the beginning of February with many global indices showing sharp declines and Cac 40 losing more than ...

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  • Australia

Australia Market Review - Q1 2018

Sabina Peycheva, 30 March 2018

Issuance and sales volumes increased in the Australian structured products space in the first quarter of 2018 (1Q18) with Societe Generale and UBS the most active ...

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  • Switzerland

Switzerland Market Review - February 2018

Petya Andreeva, 30 March 2018

Structured products sales volumes in Switzerland in February increased by 127% on the year, with 2,032 products worth CHF2.401bn (€2bn) added to the SRP ...

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  • Canada

Canada Market Review - February 2018

Veselin Valchev, 30 March 2018

Canada’s structured products market has seen sizable growth over the past year, with 8,497 products outstanding, representing a volume of C$53.4bn (US ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - February 2018

Marc Wolterink, 30 March 2018

Van Lanschot Kempen, the oldest independent financial institution in the Netherlands (since 1737), reported its structured products team, which is part of the merchant banking division ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - February 2018

Nikolay Nikolov, 30 March 2018

The implementation of both the markets in financial instruments directive (Mifid 2) and the packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (Priips) frameworks at the beginning ...

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  • Japan

Japan Market Review - February 2018

Veselin Krastev, 30 March 2018

Ninety-eight structured products (including flow, but excluding private banking and leverage products) were added to the SRP Japan database in February. The estimated sales volume ...

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  • USA

USA Market Review - February 2018

Yordan Ivanov, 30 March 2018

The US structured products market recorded a very strong month for the second time running after capital markets shakeout and the increased demand for some capital ...

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