Most independent financial advisers are still unprepared for the implementation of the FSA's Retail Distribution Review, according to market participants
JP Morgan is to use S&P Indices' new Italy LargeMidCap Index as the basis for bespoke structured products
The potential ban on the sale of unregulated collective investment schemes to retail will also reduce the range of investments in the private wealth sector, say industry participants
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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Market participants in the UK are optimistic that the removal of commission in favour of fees for financial advice as part of the Financial Services Authority's Retail Distribution Review will help sales of structured products
Link-up will allow institutional fixed-income investors to apply ESG investment strategies to their bond portfolios
Morrison & Foerster (MoFo) has expanded its roster of product providers while neatly incrementing the repeat business it does with its more established clients. Over the past year, MoFo has added Morgan Stanley-Smith Barney (MSSB), UBS and Wells Fargo...
Two big index launches paved the way for a successful 12 months for S&P Indices. The first was its 500 Low Volatility Index, used as the basis for a PowerShares equity ETF, and the second was its GSCI Dynamic Roll Index, linked to a series of exchange-traded...
The evaporation of fixed-income yield is set to look even more pronounced when account is taken of inflation expectations, according to an iShares report
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.
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