The outlook for 2013: Regulation and rates rule

Navigating 2013

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What is the biggest challenge facing the structured products industry in 2013? Anna Pinedo, partner at Morrison & Foerster in New York: The biggest challenges remain the lack of awareness regarding structured products and regulatory developments. In the US, more needs to be done to promote a clearer understanding of the products. In the aftermath of the financial crisis, many people still express reservations about any financial product that entails structuring or financial engineering. T