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  • APAC - Others

SRP Asia-Pacific 2017 Personality of the Year: Adam Cowperthwaite

Richard Jory, 28 April 2017

It is unusual to be able to trace a US$500bn, market-leading structured product to one original trade. This year's SRP Personality of the ...

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  • UK

Schroders adds US call overwriting strategy to Maximiser range

Pablo Conde, 28 April 2017

Schroders has expanded its Maximiser range with the launch of the Schroder US Equity Income Maximiser Fund.

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  • Europe - Others

That Was The Week: Privatisation does not work

Richard Jory, 28 April 2017

Banking is banking, except it isn't. Stick the word private in front of it and all of a sudden it becomes crystal clear that the ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

People: UBS Wealth head of ultra high net worth departs

SRP News, 27 April 2017

Axel Kilian (pictured), head of ultra high net worth wealth management for Germany and Austria at UBS Wealth Management in Frankfurt has left the bank. Kilian ...

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  • The Netherlands

Kempen capital protected note takes off after slow start

Marc Wolterink, 27 April 2017

Kempen has launched a 90% capital protected note in the Netherlands linked to the local AEX index. The VL 90% Index Garantie Note (IGN) AEX 17 ...

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  • Hong Kong

Hong Kong regulators clarify OTC regime for delta one warrants

SRP News, 27 April 2017

The Hong Kong Monetary Authority (HKMA) and the Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) are seeking feedback from the market on the prescription of additional markets and ...

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  • Norway

Norway Market Review - Q1 2017

Charlotte Olesen & Marc Wolterink, 27 April 2017

The Norwegian market looks stable and in good shape having started the year with 25 new products worth an estimate of NOK443m (€48m) issued during the ...

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  • USA

US broker charged with leverage ETF/ETN fraud

Pablo Conde, 27 April 2017

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged yesterday a former broker with 'knowingly or recklessly' trading unsuitable investment products in the accounts of five customers ...

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  • Italy

Product Snapshot: Worst-ofs take a backseat to knockouts as single shares return to prominence in Italy

Tiago Fernandes & Gabriela Petrova, 26 April 2017

Opting for a single underlyings rather than following the popular worst-of payoff profile has worked well for Banca IMI, which has raised an estimated €337m ...

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  • APAC - Others
  • Europe - Others
  • USA

ETP News: ETF industry gets own tracker

SRP News, 26 April 2017

US-based asset manager Toroso Investments and white label exchange-traded fund (ETF) platform Exchange Traded Concepts, have launched the ETF Industry Exposure & Financial Services ...

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  • UK

French boutique eyes open-ended structured funds following UK FCA approval

Pablo Conde, 26 April 2017

Hilbert Investment Solutions is gearing up to offer discretionary portfolio, investment and retail plan management services in the UK following approval by the Financial Conduct Authority ...

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  • Malaysia

Stanchart launches loan facility to leverage investments in Malaysia

Veselin Valchev, 26 April 2017

Standard Chartered Bank Malaysia has launched a form of financing to help investors beefing up their investment by 1.5 to nine times, depending on the ...

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  • The Netherlands

The Netherlands Market Review - March 2017

Marc Wolterink, 26 April 2017

Seventeen structured products were added to the SRP Netherlands database during March. Five products, which sold €135m at inception, matured during the course of the month ...

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  • Israel

Israel Market Review - Q1 2017

Yordan Ivanov, 26 April 2017

The Israeli structured products market remained stable during the first quarter of 2017 while at the same time offering investors access to new underlyings and structures ...

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  • Belgium

Belgium Market Review - March 2017

Nikolay Nikolov, 26 April 2017

Thirty-three structured products were added to the SRP Belgium database in March. Foreign currencies such as US dollars, Norwegian krone and Swedish krona are increasingly ...

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