Scoach and Euwax feel the pressure

Feeling the pressure


The German structured products market has some of the lowest exchange listing fees in the world, with high-volume providers able to generate and list new payouts at less than €1 per product. Investors appreciate the transparency and accountability that a listing brings, including oversight from bank supervisor BaFin, but the low listing fees allow individual issuers to bring out a proliferation of new products with very similar strike prices and payouts. Theoretically, this means more ch