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  • USA

Uncapped indexed annuities to outperform bonds over the next decade, new research

Pablo Conde, 17 April 2018

Fixed Indexed Annuities (FIA) are emerging as a potential alternative to bonds in retirement portfolios at a time when overreliance on bonds may result in critical ...

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  • France
  • Europe - Others

IHS Markit moves to cover equity-linked products, targets buyside firms in France

Pablo Conde, 17 April 2018

Strategic deal expands derivatives valuation services and IHS Markit team in Paris

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Index roundup: Investors in products linked to Russian assets hit by volatility as US sanctions bite

Sabina Peycheva & Pablo Conde, 17 April 2018

Investors in structured products linked to Russian assets are getting slammed as the new round of US sanctions targeted at Russia's biggest businessmen have hit ...

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  • USA

Hedging: Stop Loss vs. Options Strategies

Joe Halpern - CEO at Exceed INvestments, 17 April 2018

March was a good test run for the inevitable market downturn. After being on cruise control for approximately two years the fear of inflationary pressures combined ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Peter De Clercq, Quantessence

Richard Jory, 16 April 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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  • The Netherlands

Dutch fund adds discounts to keep delta low

Marc Wolterink, 16 April 2018

Bufferfund, a Dutch open-ended investment fund which invests in (capped) bonus certificates listed in Germany to achieve its aim of outperforming the Eurostoxx 50 in ...

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  • USA

Like Uber, we need drivers and riders

Pablo Conde, 16 April 2018

In the second part of an interview with Jason Barsema (pictured), co-founder of Halo Investing - the first independent multi-issuer technology platform for structured notes ...

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  • APAC - Others

Citi Private Bank appoints Apac head of investment management sales

Pablo Conde, 16 April 2018

Citi Private Bank has appointed Julie Koo (pictured) as head of Citi investment management sales for Asia Pacific. In this role, Koo will lead sales of ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

SG global head of product strategy steps down

Pablo Conde, 13 April 2018

Stephane Mattatia (pictured), global head of product strategy, equity & derivatives, at Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking (SGCIB), has left the French bank and it ...

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  • USA
  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others

Product wrap: BBVA teams up with UK boutique for memory autocall, issues fund in Peru

Marc Wolterink, 13 April 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between April 8-14, 2018. Structures reviewed include a memory coupon note from BBVA in the UK ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

That Was The Woman

Richard Jory, 13 April 2018

Women are not new. They were invented in July 2007 by ABN Amro, which was acclaimed at the time for its imaginative approach to structured products ...

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  • Switzerland
  • UK

Leonteq rejects OMI claims, brushes off fintech link up as 'rumours'

SRP News, 13 April 2018

Leonteq has 'fully' rejected any claims from Old Mutual International (OMI) in relation to the legal action against the Swiss firm and related parties for making ...

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  • The Netherlands

Increasing an issue is easy and efficient, Kempen

Marc Wolterink, 12 April 2018

Kempen has launched a second tranche of the VL Participation Note Banks Europe 17-22 in the Netherlands. The original product, which was introduced in October ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

More Vix ETN trouble for Credit Suisse, Cboe in the dock for 'fear gauge' manipulation

SRP News, 12 April 2018

Federman & Sherwood has filed a class action lawsuit in the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York against Credit Suisse and ...

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  • USA

The buy-side has been the weakest link in the market for many years, Halo

Pablo Conde, 12 April 2018

Halo Investing the first independent multi-issuer technology platform for structured notes in the United States which launched in 2017 has exceeded its expectations and claims ...

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