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  • Japan

Japan Market Review - July 2018

Veselin Krastev, 21 August 2018

One hundred and fifty-four structured products (including flow, but excluding private banking and leverage), with total sales of JPY432 billion (US$3.9m), were added ...

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  • Belgium
  • Czech Republic
  • Hungary
  • Ireland
  • Slovakia

KBC: Life insurance revenues impacted by drop in sales of unit-linked products

SRP News, 20 August 2018

KBC has reported sales of life insurance products in the second quarter of 2018, at €426m, were 14% lower than in the previous quarter, mainly due ...

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  • UK
  • Europe - Others

Multi-issuer platform names chief product architect

Pablo Conde, 20 August 2018

Dr. Hariton Korizis (pictured), head of derivatives and structured products at fintech firm Nivaura, has joined ResonanceX as chief product architect and co-founder.

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  • Europe - Others

Esma clarifies ‘systematic internaliser’ requirements as deadline looms

SRP News, 20 August 2018

The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has released new data for the systematic internaliser (SI) calculations for equity, equity-like instruments and bonds under the ...

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  • Hungary

Raiffeisen bolsters market share in Hungary via distribution partnership

Suzanna Moni, 20 August 2018

Raiffeisen Centrobank (RCB), one of the fastest growing structured products issuers in Austria, Central- and Eastern Europe, has expanded its footprint in Hungary's retail structured ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Product wrap: Natixis joins forces with Reyker in UK and Aviva in France

Marc Wolterink, 17 August 2018

This week's wrap covers structured products with strike dates between August 12-18, 2018. Structures reviewed included life wrapped products from KBC and Natixis in ...

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  • Japan

Japan faces ‘heavy’ losses in investments tracking Turkish lira

Jihye Hwang, 17 August 2018

Japanese investors are gearing up for heavy losses as they face a continuation of this year's downward trend following the recent plunge of the Turkish ...

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  • Europe - Others

Esas clarify performance and cost requirements for products with under one year term

Pablo Conde, 17 August 2018

The Joint Committee of the European Supervisory Authorities (Esas) has updated its Q&As on the key information document (Kid) required to be issued in ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

BNP Paribas rallies competitors in equity derivatives push

Pablo Conde, 17 August 2018

BNP Paribas has made a number of senior management hires to bolster its equity derivatives business in Europe and Asia-Pacific. The French bank has recruited ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Structured products linked to iShares ETFs sell US$1.5bn in second quarter 2018

Marc Wolterink, 16 August 2018

BlackRock has reported long-term net flows in iShares exchange-traded funds (ETFs) of US$18bn in the second quarter of 2018, down from US$35m ...

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  • USA

UBS debuts Solactive’s high-grade debt benchmarks in new sustainable fund series

Pablo Conde, 16 August 2018

UBS Asset Management has filed initial prospectuses with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for two new sustainable investing mutual funds, the UBS Engage For ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: AG Delta taps JP Morgan, adds to product management team

SRP News, 16 August 2018

Fintech and financial products platform AG Delta has appointed David Roy (pictured) as managing director, product management, in Hong Kong. Roy comes from the leading global ...

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  • USA

JP Morgan's head of North America retail distribution joins Morgan Stanley

Pablo Conde, 16 August 2018

Larry Wilson, managing director and head of North America retail distribution, structured investments at JP Morgan Securities, in New York, has left the bank after 17 ...

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  • The Netherlands

AFM: Local language Kid is no obstacle to enter Dutch market

Marc Wolterink, 15 August 2018

Not having a key information document (Kid) drawn up in the Dutch language is not the main reason why some foreign providers no longer offer packaged ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP roundup: Credit Suisse halts issuance of Europe 50 ETNs

Jihye Hwang, 15 August 2018

Credit Suisse has announced that it will suspend new issuances of its Credit Suisse FI Enhanced Europe 50 ETNs (FIEU) in connection with their upcoming scheduled ...

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