Index innovation of the year

Structured Products Europe Awards 2010

S&P's Risk Control series has won lots of plaudits

This year the market has experienced huge swings, and as Standard and Poor’s (S&P) observes, on the one hand investors are full of optimism and on the other they are plagued with uncertainty. It is for this split market that S&P has successfully created innovations – and has won a great deal of recognition from the market as a result.The credit rating agency launched its Risk Control Index Series two years ago and 2010 has seen the series firmly establish itself “as