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  • Singapore
  • APAC - Others

UOB adds rates and commodities to multi-asset offering (Part 2)

Sabina Peycheva, 12 October 2017

In the second part of an interview, Gidon Kessel (pictured), head of structured products at United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) in Singapore, talks about the bank ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

SRP Nordics Wrap: Mifid 2 and Priips is a big revolution and regulation is a bloody lot of work

Richard Jory, 12 October 2017

The balance of the European Central Bank (ECB) is now bigger than that of the US Federal Reserve, according to Elina Maria Lepomaki (pictured), politician and ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

People: Natixis adds to institutional equity derivatives sales

SRP News, 12 October 2017

Natixis Securities Americas has hired Lisa Huong as executive director of institutional equity derivatives sales for North America. Based in New York, Huong will report to ...

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  • Israel
  • USA

BlueStar aims at structured products providers with new smart beta range

Marc Wolterink, 12 October 2017

BlueStar Indexes, the US based financial firm which specialises in developing and commercialising indexes and exchange traded funds (ETFs) with a focus on the Israeli capital ...

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  • Austria
  • Germany

Product snapshot: RCB paves way for new inflation structures in Austria/Germany

Suzanna Moni, 11 October 2017

Fully capital protected inflation linked products were a common structure in Germany and Austria between 2008 and 2011, but during the past few years, hardly any ...

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  • USA

BNP Paribas prop indices get traction as demand for risk control increases in the US FIA market

Pablo Conde, 11 October 2017

Legacy Marketing Group is marketing among US investors the FlexMark Select Series single premium deferred index annuities, the firm's newest custom-designed proprietary fixed indexed ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Exchanges to grow as key infrastructure for SPs as technology matures, SRP Nordics

Gabriela Petrova & Veselin Valchev, 11 October 2017

Liquidity, best execution process and an accommodative pricing environment were highlighted as some of the main benefits of listing structured products on exchanges during the What ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP News: Virtual currency ETNs get hot as first Ethereum trackers follow Bitcoin

SRP News, 11 October 2017

XBT Provider by CoinShares, the issuer behind the world's first bitcoin ETNs, has launched the first ether exchange-traded notes (ETNs). The new ETNs are ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

Sweden structured products market needs to suggest Q&A for Mops, SRP Nordics

Richard Jory, 10 October 2017

Mifid 2 plus Priips is a big revolution, according to Emmanuel Doumas (pictured), senior policy officer, investment management at the European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Barclays adds hedge fund beta series to QIS range

SRP News, 10 October 2017

Barclays has launched the Novus Barclays Public Ownership HF Conviction Index Family, a new series designed jointly by Novus and Barclays, which add to the Barclays ...

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  • UK

Citi returns to UK market via boutique's first public offer

Pablo Conde, 10 October 2017

Hilbert Investment Solutions has launched its first publicly available UK structured product, the UK Conditional Quarterly Autocall Issue 1.

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  • Belgium

BNPP Fortis issuance vehicle reports increase in index-linked notes

Marc Wolterink, 10 October 2017

BNP Paribas Fortis Funding, the Luxembourg issuance vehicle  99.9% owned by BNP Paribas Fortis, issued 23 securities worth €268m in the first half of 2017 ...

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  • Singapore

Demand for capital protection has increased, UOB

Sabina Peycheva, 09 October 2017

Structured products have seen a resurgence in Singapore in 2017 with customer demand and sales increasing exponentially year-on-year across the market, according to Gidon ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Numerix moves to capitalise on increased demand for complex structured products

Pablo Conde, 09 October 2017

Risk management technology provider Numerix has moved to integrate its analytics platform into Oneview Asset Management, the firm's real-time portfolio and risk management solution ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

You can't blame the market contraction on regulation, SRP Nordics

Charlotte Olesen, 09 October 2017

Regulation is not to blame for the market contraction in the Nordics and technology is the answer to overcoming the hurdles the industry is facing, according ...

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