Capital-at-risk products – kickouts in particular – remain the leading products the UK. In the US, Barclays is back in force with the biggest market share in September
UK investors have been offered an autocall with a 50% American barrier by Mariana Capital, which has used Royal Bank of Canada as the issuer for the new plan. An early call could deliver an 8.25% return...
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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Royal Bank of Canada is the issuer of a six-year, dual index kickout product on offer in the UK through Meteor. Capital is at risk if the call is not triggered and either index has fallen by more than 40%
HSBC has released a note linked to the Russell 2000 that offers investors full upside participation, plus a fixed 15% if the index stays flat during the three-year term
Investec offered a capital-at-risk product in November 2008 based on the UK retail price index, but also with a link to the FTSE 100 index. Investors are almost certain to get at least their initial capital back at maturity
This defensive autocall from Société Générale could well pay decent returns, but there is a lower likelihood that the call will be triggered
The dramatic fall in the price of Research In Motion shares has inflicted capital losses on investors who took a stake in this six-month reverse convertible from UBS. Stability towards the end of the term was not enough to keep the underlying from sliding...
The US structured products market in August showed exactly the same features and preferences as it so often does – an obsession with leveraged return notes and the S&P 500
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
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