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  • France

France Market Review - January 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 28 February 2017

Forty-one structured products aimed at retail investors were added to the SRP France database in January. Nine products designed at private investors were also added.

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  • USA

USA Market Review - January 2017

Yordan Ivanov, 28 February 2017

A grand total of 1,187 structured products from 28 different providers and worth $5,232m were added to the SRP USA database in January compared ...

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  • Belgium

Belgian insurer offers investors best of both worlds with emphasis on Europe

Marc Wolterink, 28 February 2017

AG Insurance has launched AG Target+ 90 Global Select and AG Target+ USD Global Select in Belgium. Both products, which are wrapped as Class 23 life ...

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  • USA

Finra introduces exception to 'forward looking' projections

Pablo Conde, 28 February 2017

The US Financial and Regulatory Authority (Finra) is seeking comment on proposed amendments to the rules governing communications with the public which would create an exception ...

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  • France
  • Luxembourg
  • UK

Anglo-French boutique targets high net worth individuals

Pablo Conde, 28 February 2017

Hilbert Investment Solutions, the Paris-based Anglo-French structured product specialist independent advisory and financial engineering firm, has expanded its advisory board and is now targeting ...

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  • International

Index roundup: ERI releases new risk control and smart beta indices

Veselin Valchev, 28 February 2017

ERI Scientific Beta has launched a new series of multi-smart-factor indices based on research conducted by its research teams reconciling a top-down approach ...

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  • Europe - Others

New Mifid 2 solutions for the buy- and sellsides

Pablo Conde & Suzanna Moni, 28 February 2017

Thomson Reuters launches Mifid 2-ready analytics platform

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  • Spain

Spain Market Review - January 2017

Anita Nikolova, 28 February 2017

Twenty-one structured products were added to the SRP Spain database in January, an increase of eight products compared to the same month last year.

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - January 2017

Marc Wolterink, 28 February 2017

Ten structured products were added to the SRP Netherlands database in January, the highest number added in a single month since November 2012.

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  • Singapore

SGX to introduce leverage and inverse trackers in Q2

Veselin Valchev, 27 February 2017

Singapore Exchange (SGX) is preparing the introduction of new leverage and inverse (L&I) products in the second quarter of 2017, as the exchange moves ...

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  • International

Patience and discipline is required when it comes to risk factors, SRP Europe

Marc Wolterink, 27 February 2017

Risk factors are here to stay: they are an efficient way to capture excess return, but understanding how they work and how they perform in different ...

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  • Lat Am - Others
  • USA

Barclays' head of equity and funds structured sales, Americas departs

Pablo Conde, 27 February 2017

Johnny Wu (pictured), head of equities and funds structured markets (EFS) sales, Americas, in New York, has left the UK bank.

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  • International

SRP 3-minute Q&A: Milind Kulkarni, FinIQ

Richard Jory, 27 February 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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  • International

That Was The Week: Stand by your bets!

Richard Jory, 24 February 2017

Not all pensioners in the US are equal. While the regular Joe can only hope that President Trump reneges on his mission to ditch the fiduciary ...

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  • Germany

Societe Generale moves to fill fixed income/interest rates gap in Germany

Pablo Conde & Suzanna Moni, 24 February 2017

Societe Generale has marketed the first suite of call warrants linked to the 10-year CMS Swap rate (EUR) Euribor ICE to speculative investors in Germany.

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