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  • Australia

ASX reports higher derivatives and OTC activity

Sabina Peycheva & Richard Jory, 24 August 2017

The Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) has reported an operating revenue of A$764.1m (US$603.4), up 2.4%, and a net profit after tax ...

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  • USA

People roundup: Morgan Stanley adds in London

SRP News, 24 August 2017

Alix Guerrini has joined Morgan Stanley research in London as a quantitative strategist and part of the European equity strategy team, headed up by Graham Secker ...

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  • Sweden

Sweden Market Review - July 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 24 August 2017

Fourty-two structured products worth an estimated SEK448m (€47m) were added to the SRP Sweden database in July. Sales volumes of structured products in Sweden have ...

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  • Finland

Finland Market Review - July 2017

Teresia Harri & Marc Wolterink, 24 August 2017

Eight structured products were added to the SRP Finland database in July. One-hundred-four structured products worth €288m were launched during the first seven months ...

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  • Mexico

Local currency recovery assists Mexico after sharp decline

Veselin Valchev, 23 August 2017

The recovery of the peso against the US dollar has been hugely instrumental in reviving a Mexico market that remains in decline following the election of ...

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  • South Korea

Product Snapshot: Offering the lizard for safety falls on deaf ears

Iveta Pekova, 23 August 2017

Shinhan Investment created a series of products for investors equipped with a lizard feature to protect them against the downside that failed to find any buyers ...

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  • Hungary

Capital protection is a value we would like to keep at a minimum of 90%, K&H Bank

Suzanna Moni, 23 August 2017

The Hungarian market has long been dominated by structured funds. Back in 2011, when the SRP Hungary database was first launched, 56 structured funds worth HUF129 ...

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  • USA
  • Europe - Others
  • APAC - Others

ETP roundup: Direxion launches emerging markets ETF

Sabina Peycheva & Richard Jory, 23 August 2017

Direxion has launched the Direxion Daily Emerging Markets Bond Bull 3x Shares exchange-traded fund (ETF). The new fund seeks to achieve 300% of the daily ...

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  • Europe - Others
  • USA

Index roundup: Asia Index Private launches Bharat 22 index

Sabina Peycheva & Marc Wolterink, 22 August 2017

Asia Index Private has announced the launch of S&P BSE Bharat 22 Index to track the performance of select state-run companies in which ...

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  • South Korea

Net income of SK’s Mirae Asset Daewoo up by 35%

Sabina Peycheva & Veselin Valchev, 22 August 2017

South Korea's major securities houses and primary distributors of structured products in the Asia-Pacific have reported increasing income figures and revenues for the second ...

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  • Sweden

The future in Sweden is derivatives-based

Charlotte Olesen, 22 August 2017

Sales volumes of structured products sold in Sweden during the first seven months of 2017, at SEK6.3bn (€662m), were down 28% year-on-year, according ...

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  • The Netherlands

New ING strategy takes shape

Marc Wolterink, 22 August 2017

ING's new structured products strategy is taking shape with the Dutch bank announcing the launch of a dedicated team for products for retail and institutional ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - July 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 22 August 2017

Twenty-four structured products from ten different providers were added to the SRP Belgium database in July.

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  • Europe - Others
  • The Netherlands
  • USA

Rabobank reports €186m loss on structured notes and hedge accounting in first half of 2017

Marc Wolterink, 21 August 2017

Rabobank posted a net profit of €1.5bn in the first half of 2017, up 52% from the €997m in the same period in 2016. The ...

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  • Italy

Increasing sales reverse massive dent to Italian market

Veselin Valchev, 21 August 2017

Italy's structured products market has endured large outflows since 2010, with the outstanding volume dropping some 54% in that period, to just under US$114bn ...

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