Asia has captured the attention of UK issuers this month as several new products link to Asian indexes, emerging markets and more exotic underlyings than usual.
Renminbi-denominated structured products are being issued by banks as part of Beijing's incentive to make Hong Kong its offshore renminbi centre.
Structured products almost always deliver expected or better-than-expected returns, according to an analysis of products that have matured over the past 10 years by Bank of America Merrill Lynch. Only...
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The UK's Financial Ombudsman Service has ordered Meteor Asset Management to pay out over three structured products backed by Lehman Brothers, including the Meteor Prima Growth Plan 7.
Swiss investors continued their return to structured products in January, as capital-protected and leveraged issuance hit new monthly highs.
UK investors regained their taste for risk in 2010, with a rising market benefiting from more capital-at-risk products, according to figures from Future Value Consultants.
The London Stock Exchange’s derivatives platform EDX London has begun listing dividend futures on six Russian stocks.
Online trading of structured products is thriving in Switzerland, but the unlisted products involved are neither transparent nor quantifiable, which flies in the face of demands from regulators and investors for more transparency. Add to this Finma’s...
The Swiss structured products market has long been one of the most dynamic and sophisticated in Europe. Previously dominated by local players, more foreign banks are now breaking into the ultra-competitive market as conditions tempt private banking investors...
Commodities, emerging markets, capital protection, income and inflation are the buzzwords surrounding UK structured product launches this year as 2011 starts with a bang.
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