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  • The Netherlands

We do not have a vision on the market, we have a vision on volatility, Bufferfund

Marc Wolterink, 15 June 2017

Ten months ago, in August 2016, Bufferfund, an open-ended investment fund which invests in capped bonus certificates linked to the Eurostoxx 50, was launched in ...

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  • Hong Kong

HK warrants and CBBC market rebounds

Veselin Valchev, 15 June 2017

Hong Kong's warrants and callable bull-bear contracts (CBBCs) market enjoyed a sizable rally in May which has resulted in a spike in turnover, sales ...

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  • USA

SRP Americas 2017 Personality of the Year: Jason Broder, Goldman Sachs

Richard Jory, 15 June 2017

Jason Broder joined Goldman Sachs as a summer analyst in its New York equity derivatives structuring group in 2001, with a hybrid role covering sales and ...

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  • APAC - Others

There’s been innovation in the market from a risk recycling perspective, SRP Apac

Pablo Conde, 14 June 2017

Innovation around product manufacturing is always welcome when it caters for the needs of the end investor because manufacturers have the ability to create new things ...

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  • Portugal

Product snapshot: Being prepared to lose 5% of capital doubles potential return

Tiago Fernandes, 14 June 2017

The Portuguese market has been dominated by fully capital protected products for years but a number of issuers have recently started to increase their offering in ...

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  • APAC - Others

Q&A: low interest rates have led to innovation in the managed volatility index space, Metlife

SRP News , 14 June 2017

Brighthouse Financial, an operating segment of MetLife and one of the leading providers of annuity and life insurance solutions in the United States, which is in ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP News: Goldman deploys the Citi Goldman Sachs Investment Grade Corporate Index via smart beta tracker

SRP News, 14 June 2017

Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) has launched a new exchange-traded fund (ETF) aimed at delivering low-cost smart beta exposure to corporate bond markets. The ...

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  • APAC - Others

Autocallables continue to deliver while principal protection is also in vogue, SRP Apac

Marc Wolterink, 13 June 2017

The average annual performance of structured products in the Asia-Pacific region during the last year was 3.6%, with the best performance 154.4% and ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Solactive and Panthera team up to launch ETF benchmark

Veselin Valchev, 13 June 2017

Solactive and Panthera Solutions have launched the Solactive Panthera World Market Portfolio Index, which seeks to replicate the global market portfolio as measured by the Monaco ...

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  • Austria

Austria goes digital in preparation for Mifid 2

Suzanna Moni, 13 June 2017

The Austrian market has entered a process of transformation which will change how products will be distributed to retail investors, as the implementation of the Markets ...

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  • Japan

We're big enough to deliver and small enough to care, Natixis

Pablo Conde, 13 June 2017

In the second part of an interview Laurent Depus (pictured), senior country manager, Japan, and president & representative director of Natixis Japan Securities Co., talks about ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Edmund Carroll, UBS

Richard Jory, 12 June 2017

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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  • Spain
  • International

Santander bolsters structured products AUM following Banco Popular acquisition

Pablo Conde, 12 June 2017

Banco Santander announced on Friday that it has acquired Banco Popular. The acquisition takes place following an auction conducted by the Single Resolution Board and FROB ...

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  • APAC - Others

Exchanges should seek balance between liquidity and product mix, SRP Apac

Veselin Valchev, 12 June 2017

Exchanges in the Asia-Pacific region should aim for the right balance between having a diverse enough range of listed products, and the infrastructure and means ...

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  • The Netherlands
  • Belgium

ING parts ways with head of products for private investors

Marc Wolterink, 12 June 2017

Alain Flas (pictured), head of sales for products for private investors (PPI) at ING in the Netherlands, has left the Dutch bank after 16 years of ...

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