Leveraged structured products boost Swiss market turnover in January

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An increase in leveraged product issuance in January has seen monthly turnover in the Swiss market approach last year's highs. Just over Sfr4 billion (€3.08 billion) of products were issued in January – more than was recorded in any month last year apart from November. Leveraged products accounted for 60% of the total, according to figures from Scoach provided by the Swiss Structured Product Association (SVSP). The domination of leveraged products was even greater in new issuance,