New guarantee rate for German life business below rate suggested by actuaries
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The director of UK and Europe fixed income portfolio management at AllianceBernstein, Arif Husain, shares his views on inflation, the UK and European outlook and asset allocation.
In this paper (in English and German), Genscape has analysed Combined Heat and Power or Central Heat and Power (CHP)production in the German market, the challenges it raises for market participants, and the key steps required to address the fundamental lack of transparency in CHP plant production.
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Credit Suisse has done its best to eliminate surprise and fear with the introduction of a buffer set at 80% for its latest certificate offerings in Switzerland.
BNP Paribas is positive on equities for the year ahead, with huge discounts making European equities particularly attractive in 2011.
Société Générale's latest results highlight contribution of interest rate and foreign exchange structured products.
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Falling interest rates hit structured products hard last year, and as they start to rise they are providing a much-needed boost to the market, says a US distributor.
JP Morgan has partnered with fund manager Permal to launch an index that combines trading strategies with risk management.
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