The big three providers in the US ETF market are consolidating their market share, while smaller firms are struggling
Banks have launched a swathe of S&P 500 leveraged return notes on the back of new highs for the benchmark US equity index
Targeting high yields
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.
More Hannah Collins articles
iShares makes a bold prediction for the decade ahead as inflows into fixed-income exchange-traded funds increase, but others are less optimistic
Despite the recent poor performance of European equities, three US banks have registered leveraged return notes based on the Euro Stoxx 50 Index in a single week, some with unusually long maturities
Four months after the furore surrounding the Tvix exchange-traded note, Finra has responded by issuing an investor alert warning of the risks involved in the products
An index based on other indexes can offer institutional investors sophisticated strategies and retail investors easier access to capital-protected products in difficult structuring conditions, say i...
Merger of S&P Indices and Dow Jones Indexes will fuel more competition with banks than other index providers, say market participants
Financials, energy and natural resource stocks form the basis of most of the latest raft of reverse convertibles from UBS
UBS lists 64 exchange-traded funds on the London Stock Exchange in a single day – the largest ever daily listing of these products in the UK
Reverse convertibles from UBS linked to Chesapeake Energy shares have the highest riskmap scores in the latest filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission
Activity in commodity exchange-traded products falls sharply amid poor performance of the asset class
A survey from Lyxor finds that fund managers expect to increase their allocations to exchange-traded products over the next three years
High-yield ETPs in the US experienced their first outflows since November 2011, but inflows into government bond products propelled May to a record-breaking month for fixed-income ETPs
Ten leveraged return structures from four different issuers in the latest SEC filings show that a degree of risk appetite has returned to the market
BNP Paribas has debuted its first ETF in the US, utilising the dynamic roll strategy to offer investors efficient commodity exposure
During May 2012 the price of gold dropped over 6% and investors withdrew over €1 billion from gold ETPs
Exchange-traded funds form the basis of a raft of structured products registered with the US regulator in the week ending June 8
Swedish wealth manager Garantum Fondkommissionen and Swedish Export Credit Corporation returned to the US structured products market last week
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.