The Stuttgart and Frankfurt exchanges are benefiting from an uptick in the amount of structured products traded in Germany, helped by the recent spurt of market volatility. Michael Marray reports
While North American equity ETFs have had big inflows since the start of the year, those based on European equities have had huge outflows
Insurance Risk and BNY Mellon have conducted a survey to look at how insurance companies are preparing for the new regime and the opportunities and challenges that the changes will bring.
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Transparency and simplicity remain a key theme for structured product providers in Germany and Switzerland, where even high-net-worth-individual accounts at private banks want simple payouts and low counterparty risk. By Michael Marray
Société Générale's product is likely to be used by those who have lost out on spread betting or equity investors wanting to boost returns.
RBS has launched a series of certificates that offer investors in Germany exposure to precious metals and the Dax at a discounted price
Royal Bank of Scotland has launched a set of 10 leveraged and short ETFs that are rebalanced monthly rather than daily. It has also listed ETFs on euro hedged versions of the S&P 500 and Japanese Topix indexes.
The problems in the eurozone are unleashing volatility across the continent's indexes, thereby making it easier for bankers in Germany to offer good coupons on autocallables
This paper discusses a number of diverse considerations that risk managers need to incorporate into their thought processes and recurring procedures if they are to fulfill their role more effectively in the future