Playing it safe
The Italian structured products market is seeing a pick-up as institutional investors demand exposure to physical assets and credit
This three-part series looks at the various factors that firms across the ecosystem of global FX markets - from the buy-side, the sell-side, and the supporting community of technology vendors and service providers - should consider in order to, not just survive, but to thrive in this dynamic and ever-changing environment.
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Poor equity market performance is driving investors into alternative asset classes such as utilities, gold and dividends in the search for stable returns
Ex-UBS trader Adoboli's plea hearing has been adjourned until December
The fixed-income flash crash
The Swiss bank has named the heads of its global equities structuring operations, increasing its collection of former Deutsche Bank executives in the process
Investors should avoid dumping risky assets despite concerns over slow growth and eurozone debt, according to a BarCap report, as opportunities may arise in equities and credit later this year
Investors turn to hybrid equity strategies as volatilities descend to three-year lows
Investors' expectations of global growth have dipped, according to a Bank of America Merrill Lynch survey of fund managers
Crunch time for convertibles
This whitepaper reviews the fundamental changes of Liquidity Risk Management under Basel III. It discusses how institutions can meet the regulatory requirements on liquidity risk management by enhancing their liquidity risk analytics, funds transfer pricing methodologies, liquidity stress testing frameworks, and enterprise risk management platforms.