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  • France

We seek to adapt our offering to the market climate, i-Kapital

Nikolay Nikolov, 29 June 2017

There are three major product structures that are best adapted to the present context of low volatility and high trading levels of traditional indices, according to ...

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  • Spain
  • Europe - Others

BBVA eyes post-trade services after becoming the first European bank to provide an integrated solution with Bloomberg

Pablo Conde, 29 June 2017

Following the launch yesterday of the BBVA partnership with Bloomberg, SRP spoke to Juan Ramón Dominguez (pictured), head of equity structured products sales Europe at ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: There is a new sheriff in town

SRP News, 29 June 2017

Tim Hailes (pictured) has been appointed Sheriff of the City of London, and will be admitted into office on September 28. Every year, the City of ...

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  • USA

You want to be thoughtful and tactical in your hedges, SRP Americas

Marc Wolterink, 28 June 2017

It has not been the easiest year to be a volatility trader with both implied and realised volatility at rock bottom, said Shane Edwards (pictured), managing ...

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  • Brazil
  • USA

Product snapshot: Profiting in any market direction attracts Brazilian investors

Tiago Fernandes, 28 June 2017

Citi has won the Structured Fund Deal of the Year at the SRP 6th Americas Awards 2017 with CitiFirst Capital Protegido IX, a dual directional structured ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA
  • Canada

ETP News: If you thought you've seen it all in the ETF market check this out

SRP News, 28 June 2017

Music legend Quincy Jones is adding an exchange-traded fund (ETF) to his collection of Grammys and platinum records. The US musician and record producer has ...

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  • Spain

BBVA partners with Bloomberg in latest structured products automation push

Pablo Conde, 28 June 2017

BBVA has partnered with Bloomberg to enable its institutional clients to build bespoke structured products and calculate pricing in real-time in a fully automated fashion ...

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  • USA

Despite the challenges the US market is in the right track to continue growing, SRP Americas

Pablo Conde, 27 June 2017

Selling and promoting structured products as an asset allocation solution as opposed to getting trapped in the particularities of the 'zero coupon bond plus an option ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Barclays teams up with Time for Fortune 500 index family

Marc Wolterink, 27 June 2017

Barclays and Time Inc.'s Fortune have entered into an exclusive agreement for Barclays to launch a new family of stock indices based on the Fortune ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

BBVA global markets appoints global head of regulation

Pablo Conde, 27 June 2017

Arnaud Joubert (pictured), former head of markets in financial instruments directive (Mifid 2) response at BBVA global markets in Madrid has been given the responsibility to ...

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  • Belgium

Belgian insurer debuts gender diversity-linked structured product

Marc Wolterink, 27 June 2017

AG Insurance has launched the Smart invest Bon Women Leadership 2027, a 10-year unit-linked life insurance product (Class 23) linked to the iStoxx Global ...

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  • USA

Volatility and geopolitical events not as linked as they used to be, SRP Americas

Marc Wolterink, 26 June 2017

Implied volatility across the world in all equity indices is at rock bottom low, despite political uncertainty in Europe, and having such low volatility is not ...

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  • USA

Autocalls have taken over the mantle from rev convs in the US, Exceed

Pablo Conde, 26 June 2017

Exceed Investments has diversified its offering over the last two years in a move to go beyond the structured products market and capitalise on new opportunities ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Amundi unveils new organisational structure following Pioneer acquisition

SRP News, 26 June 2017

Amundi has reaffirmed the growth strategies of the new group, defined priorities for its business lines and set up the integration plan after 'the preparatory efforts ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • USA
  • Europe - Others

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Jaime Uribe, Commerzbank

Richard Jory, 26 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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