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ETP News: AI software provider launches leveraged bull bear trackers

SRP News, 27 June 2018

VantagePoint Software, an artificial intelligence trading software provider, has launched two Leveraged ETF Sectors aimed at capturing trends in standard exchange-traded funds (ETFs) but with ...

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  • Europe - Others

Product snapshot: Linking structured products to ESG indices

Almudena Rojas - Future Value Consultants (FVC), 27 June 2018

The success of Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) structured products remains highly dependent on the development of indices that reflect the sector, but also include enough ...

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  • Malaysia

Macquarie issues 1,000th structured warrant in Malaysia

Sabina Peycheva, 27 June 2018

Macquarie has launched its 1,000th warrant in Malaysia, following the issuance of 12 new warrants this week, and continues to command a leading market share ...

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  • Belgium

Crelan debuts Natixis ESG ‘house index’ as benchmarks are out of tune

Marc Wolterink, 26 June 2018

Crelan has deployed the new Climate & Energy Transition Index in Belgium only weeks after its launch on June 8. The index - a collaboration between Solactive ...

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  • USA

Index roundup: Nasdaq-linked products increase by 62% YoY

Sabina Peycheva, 26 June 2018

The issuance of structured products linked to the Nasdaq 100 index increased by 62% year-on-year, while sales volume went up only by 11%. A ...

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  • France

Axa deploys CAF, a 'better' way to access the autocall market without bearing the issuer credit risk

Pablo Conde, 26 June 2018

Axa Investment Managers (Axa IM) has come out with a novel structure to make the most of the current demand for knockout and early redemption strategies ...

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  • USA

Wells Fargo agrees to pay for improper sales of market-linked investments

SRP News, 26 June 2018

Wells Fargo Advisors (WFA) has agreed to settle charges of misconduct in the sale of financial products known as market-linked investments (MLIs) to retail investors ...

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  • USA

USA Market Review - May 2018

Yordan Ivanov, 26 June 2018

A grand total of 1,525 structured products from 28 different providers and worth $5.27bn were added to the SRP USA database in May compared ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - May 2018

Marc Wolterink, 26 June 2018

Seventeen tranche products were added to the SRP Netherlands database in May. There were also 767 leverage products and nine products matured during the month.

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  • China

China Market Review - May 2018

Maria Koleva & Marc Wolterink, 25 June 2018

The introduction of new asset management regulations in China in early March 2018 that meant commercial bank’s off-balance-sheet financial products were restricted and ...

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  • USA

Deutsche hit with US$205m fine for FX trading violations

Pablo Conde, 25 June 2018

Deutsche Bank AG has agreed to pay a fine of US$205m as part of a consent order with the New York State Department of Financial ...

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  • UK

Put-write structures can help capturing equity insurance premium, new research

Pablo Conde, 25 June 2018

Investors typically pay over the odds to protect themselves against falls in the equity markets, but investing on a fund that invests in defined return investments ...

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  • The Netherlands

Dutch Minister of Finance insists on Kid in local language

Marc Wolterink, 25 June 2018

Packaged retail and insurance-based investment products (Priips) can only be offered to investors in the Netherlands if the key information document (Kid) is available in ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Nasdaq increases European profile via Credit Suisse

Pablo Conde, 25 June 2018

Global index provider Nasdaq has increased its visibility in the European structured retail products market after licensing two indices to Credit Suisse. This is the first ...

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  • UK

UK Market Review - May 2018

Gabriela Petrova, 25 June 2018

Twenty-four structured products from seven different providers were added to the SRP UK database in May. The products consisted of 22 medium-term notes (MTNs ...

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