An unusually long tenor for a US structured product is one prominent feature of UBS’s Contingent Real-Return Performance Securities. Based on the S&P 500 and a US Consumer Price Index, returns are uncapped,...
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FVC’s analysis of 10,000 US reverse convertibles based on neutral, high and low growth, and high and low volatility reveals that the majority of these products gave the best returns in low volatility environments. As well as a reverse convertible,...
Counterparty risk has dominated the structured products market since the onset of financial crisis because any investment in a product issued by an investment bank is simultaneously both a contract with a defined risk profile and a debt instrument issued...
Gilliat’s five-year FTSE-linked, Rabobank-issued structured product had safety and an early kickout written all over it. Both components played their part, with investors paid out 9% and given their capital back early in the middle of March.
FVC’s analysis of 10,000 US reverse convertibles reveals that most gave the best returns in low-volatility environments. As well as a reverse convertible, FVC analyses the performance of SPDR Gold Trust- and Eurostoxx 50-linked products this month
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