The sale of Royal Bank of Scotland's structured portfolio portfolio attracted lots of bidders, confirming the value of what the bank had built up over the past five years
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The definition of complexity is important to the creators and buyers of structured products, but what that definition is continues to challenge regulators. The same can be said for whether a commission...
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Structured Products gathers together industry figures to discern the key trends for 2014. Regulation, complexity, suitability, appropriateness, volatility, dividends and correlation will all remain major factors, while consolidation, new markets in Latin...
With structured product volumes in Germany having fallen steadily all year, the arrival of new entrants competing for a slice of a smaller market suggests 2014 could be a tough year for profitability. By Michael Marray
Royal Bank of Canada is the issuer of a six-year, dual index kickout product on offer in the UK through Meteor. Capital is at risk if the call is not triggered and either index has fallen by more than 40%
HSBC has released a note linked to the Russell 2000 that offers investors full upside participation, plus a fixed 15% if the index stays flat during the three-year term
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.