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People: Leonteq's deputy head of digital distribution departs

SRP News, 12 April 2018

Jonathan Llamas (pictured) executive director, and deputy head of digital distribution at Leonteq in Zurich, has left the Swiss firm.

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  • APAC - Others

Investors are looking for the best risk return opportunities, JP Morgan

Sabina Peycheva, 11 April 2018

Structured products investors in Asia, where many assets seem to be fully valued, are looking for reasonable risks to produce sensible yields, and are moving around ...

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Product snapshot: HSBC matches rising autocallable with lower volatility index

Almudena Rojas - Future Value Consultants (FVC), 11 April 2018

HSBC is offering a seven-year structured product with capital protection that allows full participation in an index thanks to the low volatility of the underlying ...

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  • International
  • UK

Old Mutual to press charges against Leonteq for 'false statements' on commissions

Pablo Conde, 11 April 2018

Old Mutual International, part of Old Mutual Wealth, is taking legal action against Leonteq Securities AG and related parties. The legal action relates to the making ...

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Index roundup: South African benchmark sees sales volume drop in Q1 despite increased issuance

Sabina Peycheva, 10 April 2018

The FTSE/JSE Africa Index Series has increased its popularity among structured products investors in South Africa during the first quarter of 2018, according to SRP ...

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  • The Netherlands

Dutch structured product market is not yet mature, Probeleggen (part 2)

Marc Wolterink, 10 April 2018

In the second of a two-part article, Jordy Klijn, investment professional at ProBeleggen, the online platform where retail investors, in return for a subscription fee ...

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  • UK

FSCS forks out £1.8m to cover claims against defunct provider, complaints against structured products fall

SRP News, 10 April 2018

The UK Financial Services Compensation Scheme (FSCS) has handed over £1.8m to cover 825 claims regarding structured products sold by defunct structured products provider Merchant ...

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  • Poland
  • Europe - Others

BNP Paribas pushes European market share with new acquisition

Pablo Conde, 10 April 2018

French bank threatens Santander dominance in Poland after poaching Raiffeisen subsidiary

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  • The Netherlands

Structured products add flavour to our platform, ProBeleggen (Part 1)

Marc Wolterink, 09 April 2018

ProBeleggen, the Dutch online platform where professional investors share their knowledge and expertise with retail investors (in return of a subscription fee) has been around since ...

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  • Europe - Others

Enough of Kids? Check the new URD

Pablo Conde, 09 April 2018

Esma proposes simplifications to prospectuses format and content

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  • Europe - Others

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Andre Buck, Six Swiss Exchange

Richard Jory, 09 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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BNP Paribas expands role of global head of equity derivatives institutional sales and linear trading

SRP News, 09 April 2018

BNP Paribas has appointed Emmanuel Dray (pictured) as head of UK equity derivatives in addition to his existing role as global head of equity derivatives institutional ...

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That Was The Week: Psst, want to make a small fortune?

Richard Jory, 06 April 2018

Of the 50 striking structured products Standard Bank released in South Africa last week, 12 were linked to the local natural resources benchmark, the FTSE/JSE ...

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Product wrap: Goldman partners with Kepler in France and Scura in the US

Marc Wolterink, 06 April 2018

This week's wrap covers products with strike dates between April 1-7, 2018. Structures reviewed include a Norwegian krone-denominated note from Natixis in Belgium ...

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