The balance of UK investments in ETFs has shifted from the FTSE 100 index towards ETFs based on the S&P 500, MSCI Emerging Markets and Japan in the first quarter of 2010.
If the US congress votes to lower the deposit insurance limit to $100,000, then that figure will count for products currently in circulation, says the FDIC
Two new carbon indexes will enable investors to make investment decisions based on how carbon reduction schemes affect company earnings
Royal Bank of Canada has issued a new reverse convertible based on BP. The oil company's shares have risen in the US market in recent trading despite hitting a 13-year low on the London Stock Exchange
The European benchmark index continues to feature in this month's issuance
Nasdaq has released its first sharia-compliant indexes, based on the Nasdaq 100 and OMX Stockholm Benchmark indexes
Nick Terras has left Schulte Roth & Zabel to join Ashurst's derivatives products group in London
The Vienna Stock Exchange has launched the CECE Fundamental and the CEETX Fundamental indexes
In a low-issuance US market, accelerated growth structures and reverse convertibles lead the way
Deutsche Bank has listed short-bond ETFs on the London Stock Exchange as an interest rate hedge or for taking directional views on UK and US sovereign debt
Exchange-traded currencies target retail and institutional investors
Standard and Poor's Taxable Municipal Bond Index offers exposure to a market that has grown substantially since the beginning of 2009.
UBS index meets demand from German retail investors for regular income that beats the European Central Bank's base rate.
Investors in the Netherlands are still wary of structured products. A return to simple products and boost in educational efforts is needed to overcome this, according to bankers at Structured Products' conference for the Benelux region in Amsterdam
Standard & Poor's survey shows large gains in assets benchmarked against its indexes
The US market has picked up at the end of an otherwise modest week. Barclays leads the issuance with its reverse convertibles based on the financial sector