Swedbank and LFG note tackles credit concentration risk
Swiss investors continued their return to structured products in January, as capital-protected and leveraged issuance hit new monthly highs.
UK structured products market grows 20% on back of increased risk appetite
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Commodities, emerging markets, capital protection, income and inflation are the buzzwords surrounding UK structured product launches this year as 2011 starts with a bang.
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Aviva Investors has launched a new structured product as part of its defined returns fund. The FTSE-linked product offers potential returns of 6.25% every year, with exposure to the FTSE 100 index, and...
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BNP Paribas is offering market-linked certificates of deposit to US retail investors for the first time through subsidiary Bank of the West
Incapital, Barclays and Gilliat all launched three products each in the past two weeks, most of which focused on the FTSE 100 index as investors continue shy away from risky investments
Investors continue to buy capital-protected products, but shy away from leverage.
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