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  • South Africa

Automation is required at the client end but beware of costs, SRP Africa

Richard Jory, 02 November 2017

Despite the talk of the future and what automation will bring to the structured products market in South Africa, and elsewhere, the cost of the technology ...

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  • USA

Compliance conference identifies top regulatory issues for investment advisers

Pablo Conde, 01 November 2017

Regulators, investment advisers, legal, and compliance professionals have identified the top regulatory issues facing the securities industry at the Compliance 2017 conference in Pennsylvania, a US ...

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  • Germany
  • Austria

Product snapshot: CS responds to demand for memory autocallables in Germany

Suzanna Moni, 01 November 2017

Credit Suisse issuance year to date in Germany/Austria has been focused on memory autocallables with a step down feature, which is related to the knock ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

ETP roundup: First AI powered equity tracker launches in US

SRP News, 01 November 2017

Equbot, a technology firm that became part of the IBM Global Entrepreneur start-up program to innovate investment solutions with the use of artificial intelligence (AI ...

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  • The Netherlands

Dutch broker reduces transactions costs turbos to zero

Marc Wolterink, 01 November 2017

BinckBank has reduced the transaction costs in the Netherlands for its Binck turbo to zero. As of October 30, costs from trading and holding turbos and ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - September 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 31 October 2017

Twenty-five structured products from eight different providers were added to the SRP Belgium database in September.

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  • Finland

Finland Market Review - September 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 31 October 2017

Eleven structured products were added to the SRP Finland database in September. One hundred-thirty-four structured products worth €372m were launched during the first nine ...

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  • Sweden

Sweden Market Review - September 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 31 October 2017

Fifty-seven structured products worth an estimated SEK603m (€63m) were added to the SRP Sweden database in September. Sales volumes of structured products in Sweden have ...

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  • France

France Market Review - September 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 31 October 2017

Eight of the 44 products, added to the SRP France database in September, bet on the performance of shares. Of these, fiveare linked to single stocks ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

UBS reports strong revenues in equity derivatives

SRP News, 31 October 2017

UBS has reported 'good third quarter results' with net profit attributable to shareholders up 14% year on year to CHF946m (€816m). The Swiss bank also reported ...

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  • USA

US FIA provider expands index-linked investment options via multi-asset risk control

Pablo Conde, 31 October 2017

Security Benefit Life Insurance Company, a US retirement savings and annuities provider, has added four new index accounts to its Total Value Annuity: one and two ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

Index roundup: Nikkei to launch Asia-focused stock index

Sabina Paycheva, 31 October 2017

Nikkei Inc. is set to launch the Nikkei Asia300 Investable Index in December 2017. The new index is designed to enable market players worldwide to invest ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

BNP Paribas appoints global head of eBusiness for equity derivatives

Pablo Conde, 31 October 2017

BNP Paribas corporate and investment banking (CIB) has appointed Camille Bonnin as global head of eBusiness for equity derivatives. Based in Paris, Bonnin reports to Geoffrey ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ESG is not about being different but about creating strategies that are financially material, SG

Pablo Conde, 30 October 2017

In the second part of an interview on SRP's ESG series of articles, Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking's (CIB) head of sustainable investment ...

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  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • Norway
  • Sweden

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Ilkka Väkeväinen, Taaleri Wealth Management

Richard Jory, 30 October 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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