The return of risk

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As well as outlining the myriad reasons why the financial crisis reduced structured products activity to almost nothing, the Structured Products Dublin conference saw strong signs that the business has re-emerged in Ireland. In some cases, that has meant a greater diversity of product as well as underlying, and even a better understanding of the concepts that underpin products, such as volatility and credit quality. Not all product providers and distributors have benefited from the upturn in