UK providers keep the faith with capital-at-risk products

FTSE stays favourite in UK but is used less often as single underlying

Tim Mortimer, Future Value Consultants

Eleven issuers created 60 new products for the UK market in March, with Investec once again taking top spot with a near 20% market share. StartPoint Investments and Meteor were the second most active providers, each with 11.33% of the market. Meteor's rise is notable, with the plan manager showing a 10% rise in products from March. Societe Generale continued to make its mark with a market share of more than 10%.

Capital-at-risk kickouts remain the favourite product in the UK with a 65% share of

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