Index innovation of the year: Barclays
This white paper looks at the heavy impact of regulation on investment managers, the mitigation of outsourcing risk, inefficiencies in corporate actions processing and the growing importance of collateral management.
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Casting a wide net
Launch of Smit 40 Index ETF by Commerzbank coincides with surge in demand for emerging markets equity products
Exchange-traded products expected to benefit from increased risk appetite
Doubling up for innovation
Falling out of love with protection
Blackrock's acquisition of the exchange-traded funds operation will give iShares an even more dominant position in the European physical ETF industry
A survey from Incapital finds that industry participants expect structured notes to overtake certificates of deposit in 2012
Structured product providers are looking to take volatility-linked products to the next level by basing them on emerging markets
Minimum volatility strategies have been a huge hit in the equity space. Index providers are now planning to apply them to fixed income and commodities
French transaction tax favours structured products and swap-based ETFs
Breaking new ground
Exchange-traded funds that give exposure to corporate bond indexes could face competition from total return swaps on the indexes, say market participants
Vanguard's replacement of an MSCI index with a FTSE index as the underlying for emerging markets exchange-traded fund should remind investors to look carefully at underlying constituents, hears conf...
This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.