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ETP News: Goldman to track behaviour via first ‘Just’ play

SRP News, 13 June 2018

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has launched Just, an exchange-traded fund (ETF) seeking to provide broad exposure to US large cap equities, with a focus ...

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  • Belgium

Belgian structured product sales harmed by new EU regulations

Marc Wolterink, 13 June 2018

Retail investors stand firm but EU regulatory pressure has led to moderate sales in the first quarter

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  • France

Product snapshot: Natixis offloads dividend risk with 10-year ‘decrement’ play

Almudena Rojas, Future Value Consultants, 13 June 2018

In April 2018 Natixis issued its Helios Avril 2028 note, a 10 year term investment product linked to the Euro iStoxx 70 Equal Weight Decrement 5 ...

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  • Austria
  • Germany

German structured products bigwig joins social trading platform

Pablo Conde, 13 June 2018

Rupertus Rothenhäuser (pictured), managing director and head of global sales at Boerse Stuttgart, has parted ways with the German exchange to join Wikifolio Financial Technologies ...

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  • Israel
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Index roundup: Reitsmarket partners with GRESB for Euronext sustainable index

Sabina Peycheva, 12 June 2018

Reitsmarket has collaborated with GRESB, the global sustainability benchmark and reporting standard for real assets for the launch of the Euronext Reitsmarket GRESB Global Sustainable Index ...

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  • Ireland

Exane targets Irish investors with sixth tranche of fund-linked series

Marc Wolterink, 12 June 2018

Exane has partnered with BlackBee - an Irish investment firm specialised in structured products - for the launch of Protected Funds 15, a three-year medium-term note ...

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  • Europe - Others

Trading activity shows signs of recovery, but market volume falls

SRP News, 12 June 2018

Exchange turnover in investment products and leverage products on Europe's finan­cial markets stood at €32.5bn at the end of the first quarter of ...

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  • Austria
  • Switzerland

Vontobel launches multi-issuer platform in Austria with two issuers

SRP News, 12 June 2018

Vontobel has deployed its 'mein-zertifikat.at' platform for investment certificates in Austria enabling the creation of customized certificates and receive product offers from Vontobel and ...

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  • Europe - Others

SGX enters Europe, aims at structured products manufacturers

Pablo Conde, 11 June 2018

The index business of the Singapore exchange is seeking to capitalise on demand for independent calculation of indices

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  • USA

ESG 2: Demographics is having an impact on ESG demand

Pablo Conde, 11 June 2018

In the second of a two-part article, Remy Briand (pictured), head of ESG at MSCI, speaks to SRP about the use of ESG strategies either ...

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  • Malaysia

Volatility is pushing investors towards aggressive payoffs and shorter durations, Maybank

Sabina Peycheva, 11 June 2018

Structured products continue to be a mainstay in Malaysia as they allow the expression of market views via customised payoff structures, according to Alice Tan (pictured ...

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  • Belgium

KBC structured products stalwart joins BNP Paribas Asset Management

Marc Wolterink, 11 June 2018

Danny Ketels (pictured) has joined BNP Paribas Asset Management (BNPP AM) in Brussels to take up the position of client relationship manager in the institutional team ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

ESG 1: Retail investors are becoming more open to alternative thematic investments, MSCI

Pablo Conde, 08 June 2018

As a concept, environment and social governance has been around for 30 years but, in recent years, the implementation has been changing. Remy Briand (pictured), head ...

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  • USA

A lot of products had been built that stroked structurers’ egos, SRP Americas

Richard Jory, 08 June 2018

Ed Clissold (pictured), chief US strategist, Ned Davis Research Group started the day with the warning, borrowed from John Maynard Keynes, that "the market can remain ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • The Netherlands

That Was The Week: Have you seen the size of my adviser?

Richard Jory, 08 June 2018

Definitions are often shrouded in explanations complex that are rendered impenetrable or, alternatively left open, or even vague, in order to allow contemporary interpretation and practice ...

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