Designing structured products that are viable, attract reasonable fees for issuers and are attractive investments for the buyer is a constant challenge. Once a product has been priced and hedged, it has...
Investors seeking low-risk investments have always been attracted to floating-rate notes (FRNs), and increasingly to the floored and collared variety, according to the latest investment quarterly report...
Philadelphia Federal Reserve president warns mistaken view of central banks as omnipotent risks damaging their credibility
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RBC Capital Markets has hired Diego Megia as managing director for European rates trading. The hire is part of a push by the bank to expand its European platform in euro-denominated rates, cash and derivatives trading, and to build a European government...
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China Construction Bank (Asia) is enhancing its retail offerings in Hong Kong ahead of a planned expansion into mainland China. But the distributor is delaying sales of accumulators to high-net-worth and private banking clients for fear of reputational...
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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