Eurozone volatility set to affect structured product pricing and payouts in the UK

Eurozone volatility to shake up UK structured product payouts

Structured products in the UK are not immune as the equities market returns to a higher volatility environment on the back of ongoing political and financial uncertainty in Europe, according to industry participants.

“Ongoing eurozone uncertainty could result in above-average volatility going into 2012,” says Sophie Barnett, vice-president of structured products at Morgan Stanley in London. “This will in turn affect the types of structured payout available in the UK market, as different payouts

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