The exchanges are considering how to proceed with their retail derivatives platforms after Six announced the end of the co-operation agreement to run Scoach. By Michael Marray
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UBS sold an optimised autocallable structured note to US investors in February 2012 that has so far not kicked out but has paid back better than a direct investment in the underlying, the stock of Haliburton
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Suzi Hampson of Future Value Consultants looks at structured products trends in the US and UK
Inflows favour wider emerging markets exposure; Commodity underlyings predicted to shine; Insurers will increase allocations to illiquid and non-traditional credit assets in 2013
HQX to innovate in transparency and pricing; Mariveles joins SG CIB as head of global IFA sales; Tinney exits Barclays Wealth; ETF Securities hires new retail distribution head; Morgan Stanley reduces equity and forex headcount; Peter Rading leaves RBS;...
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future