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  • Europe - Others

Credit risk eases but remains high due to possible and sudden repricing in risk premia, Esma

Pablo Conde, 21 March 2018

The EU regulator notes that the share of short-term products has increased as investors remain positive about the near-term market outlook

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  • APAC - Others
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  • USA

ETP News: Vix ETN investors sue Credit Suisse

SRP News, 21 March 2018

Law firm Gainey McKenna & Egleston has filed a class action lawsuit against the Credit Suisse Group in the US District Court for the Southern District ...

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  • USA

Morgan Stanley prop index makes debut as new annuities flood the market

SRP News, 20 March 2018

Legacy Marketing Group has launched the ClassicMark single premium fixed indexed annuities (FIA), its newest FIA series aimed at investors seeking retirement products offering exposure to ...

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  • Austria

Structured products are opening markets to private investors, VSE

Suzanna Moni & Pablo Conde, 20 March 2018

Following the launch of a strategic partnership between the Vienna Stock Exchange and Limeyard Indices, a Swiss-based index provider, aimed at expanding the index provider ...

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  • USA

Index roundup: Kospi 200 gets momentum, JP Morgan readies Gabi series

Sabina Peycheva & Pablo Conde, 20 March 2018

Issuance of structured products linked to the South Korean Kospi 200 index have decrease on the back of increasing sales of products linked to the index ...

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  • Germany

German government takes the biscuit by 'making arsonists the firefighters' with hiring of Goldman stalwart

Pablo Conde, 20 March 2018

Joerg Kukies (pictured), co-head Germany and Austria at Goldman Sachs in Frankfurt, is set to become a state secretary in the Federal Ministry of Finance ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others

Baml promotes Emea head of equity derivatives hedge fund sales

SRP News, 19 March 2018

Bank of America Merrill Lynch (Baml) has promoted and relocated Kim Stolz, formerly managing director and head of equity derivatives hedge fund sales for Europe, Middle ...

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  • USA

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Patrick Kondarjian, HSBC

Richard Jory, 19 March 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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  • Switzerland
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

UBS equity capital markets and equity derivatives offset reduced client activity due to low vol

SRP News, 19 March 2018

UBS has reported 'an excellent year' with profit before tax up 29% to CHF5.3bn (US%.5bn) while delivering on its CHF2.1bn net savings program ...

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  • UK
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Marex partners with fintech provider and new MIP in first blockchain-based retail structured note trade

Pablo Conde, 19 March 2018

Marex Solutions, the specialist derivative hedging solutions division of Marex Spectron, has partnered with ResonanceX, a new digital structured products multi-issuer platform (MIP), and Nivaura ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: The call of the wild

Richard Jory, 16 March 2018

We've been here before. Structured products that are so lovely and offer such wonderful performance and are, in this case, so easy to explain that ...

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  • USA

Product wrap: JP Morgan targets Dach region with ETF-linked rev conv

Marc Wolterink, 16 March 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between March 11-17, 2018. Structures reviewed include a steepener note from Deutsche Bank in Belgium linked ...

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  • South Korea

South Korea cashes in on structured products market

Sabina Peycheva, 16 March 2018

Mirae Asset Daewoo reported a pre-tax income of KRW554.3bn (US$521m) for the full year (FY) 2017, which represents an increase of 1394% compared ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • UK

Trade body points at anecdotal evidence that product providers could ignore retail market

Pablo Conde, 16 March 2018

Advisors don't have the knowledge and expertise to second guess the information provided by manufacturers, says PIMFA

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Societe Generale chief takes control over securities following Valet's departure

SRP News, 16 March 2018

The departure of Didier Valet, deputy chief executive officer and former head of global banking and investor solutions at Societe Generale, on Wednesday (March 14), sent ...

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