A ring fence has been proposed for five major UK banks to prevent them issuing structured products. The ban's biggest impact will be on the structured deposits, says a London lawyer
New regulation on both sides of the Atlantic threatens to make money-market funds less attractive for corporate treasurers. Banks are hoping this cash will flood into fixed-term deposits instead, helping...
Investec Structured Products has issued the FTSE 100 Target Income Deposit Plan 1, a non-commission product suitable for fee-based advisers that offers an annual income stream while protecting initial...
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