The Retail Distribution Review is already having an impact on structured products in the UK if new products launched this month are anything to go by
Ultra long-dated UK gilts could provide data to value long-term liabilities
Concerns over unsustainable demand and market fragmentation halt issuance of gilts linked to consumer price index
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Funds should consider interest rate protection if low growth environment persists
Demand for CPI-linked gilts predicted as fragmentation concerns are downplayed
Pension fund liabilities could soar as Bank of England hints at second round of QE
Key question is to what extent fragmentation could affect liquidity of new instrument, says chief executive of the UK’s Debt Management Office
Old Mutual and Legal & General managers say the time is right for a shift, while Artemis's Littlewood disagrees
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