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  • Europe - Others

Esma provides interim transparency calculations for Mifid 2, FCA issues implementation statement

Pablo Conde, 04 July 2017

The European Securities and Markets Authority (Esma) has issued an opinion with interim transparency calculations for non-equity instruments in relation to the implementation of the ...

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  • USA

Everybody understands FX notes and everybody wants to bet on them, SRP Americas

Marc Wolterink, 04 July 2017

The average annual performance in the Americas in the last year was 5.93%, with dual currency among the best and reverse convertibles among the worst ...

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  • USA

If it's good for the soul, it's good for your portfolio too, SRP Americas

Marc Wolterink, 03 July 2017

There are three views of environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing and each view has a different place along the spectrum, said Carly Greenberg (pictured), ESG ...

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  • France

French boutique rolls out structured products portfolio management service

SRP News, 03 July 2017

Hilbert Investment Solutions has launched a portfolio management service based on structured products 'offering income seeking investors an alternative way of generating returns'.

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  • The Netherlands

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Laurent Guntenaar, Kempen

Marc Wolterink, 03 July 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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  • APAC - Others
  • Hong Kong
  • Singapore

Societe Generale debuts daily leverage certificates in Asia on SGX

Pablo Conde & Richard Jory, 03 July 2017

Societe Generale is listing 10 daily leverage certificates (DLCs) on the Singapore Exchange (SGX), making it the first bank to issue exchange-traded products offering fixed ...

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  • USA

USA Market Review - May 2017

Yordan Ivanov, 30 June 2017

The US structured products market reached its second best ever monthly result in May (since the launch of the SRP USA database in April 2006) both ...

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  • France

France Market Review - May 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 30 June 2017

Thirty-five structured products from 20 different providers were added to the SRP France database in May. Six products were designed as private wealth investments.

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - May 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 30 June 2017

Twenty-three structured products from eleven different providers were added to the SRP Belgium database in May. The new issuance included offerings denominated in US dollar ...

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  • USA

The arrival of issuer platforms to the US was only a matter of time, Exceed

Pablo Conde, 30 June 2017

In the second part of an interview, Joe Halpern (pictured), chief executive at Exceed Investments talks about how regulatory pressure has pushed product providers to seek ...

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  • USA

There will never be a platform trading all asset classes, SRP Americas

Suzanna Moni & Marc Wolterink, 30 June 2017

Platforms in the US are different in comparison to Asia and Europe with more focus on private banking single dealer platforms, according to panellists speaking at ...

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  • Russia

Sberbank deploys Numerix' risk and analytics to deliver counterparty credit risk calculations

SRP News, 30 June 2017

Russian bank Sberbank has integrated Numerix's Advanced Risk and Analytics to complete its bank-wide automation of financial market risk management system

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

That Was The Week: Author, author, awful

Richard Jory, 30 June 2017

It takes quite an author to entice a reader anywhere near a book that runs over 600 pages, excluding all bonkbusters. And while Dostoyevsky has convinced ...

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  • APAC - Others

Asian banks put the fund back into structured products

Richard Jory, 30 June 2017

The definition of product innovation is now a question of creating new underlyings or reinventing or even tweaking regular structures to match either the caution or ...

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  • USA

More consistent interaction with regulators leads to better understanding, SRP Americas

Marc Wolterink, 29 June 2017

The US structured products market has seen a significant increase in sales volumes in the past 12 months with providers simplifying there product offering and although ...

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