The low rates challenge
Macquarie is considering shutting its structured products and exotics business in Europe as a result of unfavourable market conditions. The alarm bells were sounded were last December, when Todd Ste...
The Italian structured products market is seeing a pick-up as institutional investors demand exposure to physical assets and credit
In this white paper, Gordon Russell, Global Head of Risk at Broadridge Investment Management Solutions argues that the chances of survival in this new environment will be greater for funds that implement solutions to efficiently and cost-effectively manage data and risk.
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Tough equity markets are driving increased demand for credit exposure and cross-asset baskets in the Nordic region, where a stronger risk appetite is in evidence
Arnaud Sarfati will leave SG CIB after the latest restructure, which sees the number of co-heads at the bank dramatically reduced
Poor equity market performance is driving investors into alternative asset classes such as utilities, gold and dividends in the search for stable returns
Belgian banks are targeting private clients with structured products that do not comply with the Financial Services and Markets Authority's moratorium, say market participants
John Tessar will add his 15 years' structured products experience to JVB Financial's expansion drive in North America
The deadline for responses to the Financial Services Authority's latest consultation on structured products fell yesterday, January 11. Responses have requested a broader scope and more clarity
Out with the new, in with the old
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The popularity of equity-linked securities is set to remain strong in South Korea as investors seek yield enhancement to combat low interest and deposit rates
European structurers have had to grapple with the effects of a declining structured products market and higher buy-back ratios, according to Scoach
US market sees large inflows into strategies that seek to offset risks of investing in volatility
Access to alternative assets gaining popularity among high net worth investors in India, says report
EDHEC and SocGen reveal all on Asian volatility
The UK structured products industry could become “a market of marketers and discretionary managers”, industry warns
In response to industry fears of a collateral crunch, regulators have revised the proposed rules on margining for uncleared over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives.You can find out more by downloading this white paper here.