Fewer UK investors had grievances about their structured products in the second half of 2013, compared with the first, while a Barclays structured product is among successful complaints this year
Ofgem’s moves to increase electricity market liquidity for small suppliers are a step in the right direction, but more must be done, argue market participants
Maturing products from a range of UK distributors prove decent returns are available from structured products
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