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That Was The Week: The innovation game

Richard Jory, 18 May 2018

Innovation in the US looks a lot like delving into different underlyings; in Asia, it is bonus enhanced and also fund-linked notes; and in Europe ...

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SRP Americas 2018 Personality of the Year (Part 1): Anna Pinedo

Richard Jory, 18 May 2018

The prize of being named SRP Personality of the Year for the Americas in 2018 for Anna Pinedo (pictured) should be no surprise when you consider ...

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  • Germany

German investors turn to discount certificates

Suzanna Moni, 18 May 2018

The volatility spike earlier this year has resulted in a surge on demand for discount certificates in the German market. SRP spoke to Anouch Wilhelms (pictured ...

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Product wrap: Morgan Stanley Wealth offers 95% protection on MSCI Europe via Barclays notes

Marc Wolterink, 18 May 2018

This week's wrap covers structured products with strike dates between May 13-19, 2018. Structures reviewed include a capital protected notes from Deutsch Bank and ...

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UBS research unveils the best 'bang for your buck' for downside protection

Pablo Conde, 18 May 2018

Following the release of an investor update by UBS Global Wealth Management, announcing that volatility has returned to financial markets after an abnormally calm 2017, SRP ...

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Volatility investing: not for the faint of heart

Pablo Conde, 17 May 2018

Investors could risk major losses if they trade volatility-linked exchange traded products (ETPs) without fully understanding how they work, according to an investor alert released ...

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  • Singapore

Products with minimum redemption gain traction in Apac, DBS Bank

Sabina Peycheva, 17 May 2018

The scepticism in the ability of the market to move up in consistent fashion and expectation for two-way volatility has led to an increased demand ...

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Barclays adds to markets build up with new global head of exotics and derivatives trading

Pablo Conde, 17 May 2018

Barclays has appointed Neil Staff (pictured) as global head of exotics trading and head of derivatives trading, EME. Staff will join Barclays equities business in May ...

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People: Goldman's securities division to be led by senior management team

SRP News, 17 May 2018

Goldman Sachs Group has confirmed the departures of the global co-head of the Securities Division Pablo Salame and Isabelle Ealet, after decades of service.

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Analysis: autocalls issuance and hedging

Tim Mortimer - Future Value Consultants (FVC), 16 May 2018

Autocalls remain popular in many structured products markets for a variety of reasons. Probably the most important of these is that their terms remain attractive in ...

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Capitalising on new markets and underlyings, SRP Americas Awards Survey (Part 2)

Richard Jory, 16 May 2018

In the second of two articles analysing this year's SRP Americas survey results, respondents offer their thoughts on the trends for this year in the ...

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ETP News: Credit Suisse targets US investors with new leveraged Europe ETN

SRP News, 16 May 2018

Fisher Investments has teamed up with Credit Suisse to launch an exchange traded note (ETN) offering leveraged exposure to the Eurostoxx 50 USD (Gross Return) Index ...

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  • Switzerland

Smart beta is a good concept with a misleading name, Oasis

Sabina Peycheva, 16 May 2018

Smart beta is gaining popularity worldwide, and it is expected that it will gain more traction in Asia as time goes by as the basic concept ...

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SG deploys front to back plug-and-play modular solution

Pablo Conde, 16 May 2018

Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) has launched CrossWise, a plug-and-play solution that combines its existing front, dealing, middle and back office services allowing clients ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - April 2018

Marc Wolterink, 16 May 2018

BinckBank reported the number of transactions in the first quarter of 2018 was 27% higher quarter-on-quarter and 29% higher compared to the first quarter ...

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