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FVC targets offshore structured product market with new research service

Pablo Conde, 31 January 2018

UK based structured product specialists FVC has rolled out an offshore version of its Structured Edge research service, which is free to access for financial advisers ...

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  • Europe - Others

SRP Awards Survey 2018: All you need to do is improve your seduction techniques

Richard Jory, 30 January 2018

So, interest rates are low, volatility is low, everyone is worried about Mifid 2 (version two of the European Commission's markets in financial instruments directive ...

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  • Europe - Others

Structured Products Arrivals and Departures 2017 - Europe, Part 9

SRP News, 30 January 2018

Timo Pfeiffer (pictured) joined Solactive as the new head of research & business development in July. Pfeiffer joined the independent index provider after more than 15 ...

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  • Italy

Societe Generale debuts ‘corridor’ range in Italy

Pablo Conde, 30 January 2018

Societe Generale has expanded its offering in the Italian structured products market with a new range of structured certificates on Borsa Italiana (SeDeX). The new 62 ...

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Index roundup: IIA quantifies total number of indexes available globally, expands membership

SRP News, 30 January 2018

The Index Industry Association (IIA), a global organization of index administrators, has unveiled that there are 3.288 million indexes globally with equity indexes representing over ...

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  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore

Vontobel taps Leonteq Hong Kong CEO in structured products push

Pablo Conde, 30 January 2018

Vontobel Investment Banking has boosted its presence in the Asia-Pacific region with the appointment of Long Lee (pictured) as head financial products Asia in a ...

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  • UK

UK boutique raises £60m seed capital for first 'defensive' structured Ucits play, seeks retail distribution agreement

Pablo Conde, 29 January 2018

Levendi has rolled out its first structured fund aimed at investors seeking a target return while controlling volatility and looking to minimise the chance and scale ...

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  • The Netherlands

The charm and strength of structured products is their ability to adapt to changing market conditions, Kempen

Marc Wolterink, 29 January 2018

For the past five years or so, the market for structured products in the Netherlands has been dominated by a merchant bank which has its headquarters ...

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  • Singapore
  • APAC - Others

Demand for leverage in Singapore on the rise, Societe Generale

Sabina Peycheva, 29 January 2018

Societe Generale, in collaboration with the Singapore Exchange (SGX), has released of a new series of high leverage daily leverage certificates (DLCs) with a seven leverage ...

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  • France

Short maturities and rollover opportunities bolster LCL's performance

Nikolay Nikolov, 29 January 2018

LCL has dominated the retail structured products market in France in terms of sales over the last few years, becoming the largest distributor in the market ...

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  • Europe - Others

Structured Products Arrivals and Departures 2017 - Europe, part 7

SRP News, 26 January 2018

Aleksandar Ivanovic (pictured), former managing director and head of Europe, Middle East & Africa (Emea) distribution and structuring at Morgan Stanley in London left the US ...

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  • USA
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That Was The Week: Oh Superman

Richard Jory, 26 January 2018

The more than passing resemblance than crypto (as in cryptocurrency) has to the krypto that is the crucial part of kryptonite might make you think. If ...

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  • Europe - Others

The idea of blockchain is you don’t need trust in finance, which is very weird, Huy Nguyen Trieu

Richard Jory, 26 January 2018

In the second and final part of an interview with Huy Nguyen Trieu, the keynote speaker at SRP Europe 2017, and Tram Anh Nguyen, co-founder ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: Morgan Stanley issues 50:50 note in France

Marc Wolterink, 26 January 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between January 21-27, 2018. Structures reviewed include a Morgan Stanley product in France which distributes the ...

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