Product performance

Product performance

The need for speed
Product performance compared

This month's three products in review were priced in the week starting May 28, 2010 and allow an examination of the pricing of an accelerated growth product and the effect that changing volatility has on the price of such products. The first product is a two-year, principal protected product linked to the SPDR gold trust fund, with a gearing of 100% and a cap on returns of 27.3%. The graph shows that as the spot of the underlying has risen so has the price of the product, although not as rapi