Product performance

Product performance

  The products reviewed this month include a five-year principal protected product linked to the SPDR Gold Trust, an accelerated growth product linked to the Eurostoxx 50 index, and a reverse convertible linked to Flextronics International. The link to the SPDR Gold Trust is popular in the US, particularly for principal protected. The specific product reviewed in this issue has a five year term, a gearing of 100% and a cap at 13.6% (in addition to return of principal). It has been priced