Credit Suisse steps in with straddles, leveraged returns and a bonus

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Credit Suisse registered two straddles, two autocallables, a leveraged return note and an unleveraged return note, as well as a bonus structure, with the US Securities and Exchange Commission on March 14. The S&P 500 is the underlying for six of the products, while one of the leveraged returns is based on a trio of indexes.

The longest tenor registered was near three years, by virtue of the Swiss bank's unleveraged return note on the SPDR S&P Homebuilders Index Fund. The 2.99-year investment off

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