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Greater regulatory scrutiny, weak financial markets and counterparty risk fears on the part of investors have all contributed to structured funds enjoying a new lease of life as an investment that can tackle tougher requirements and market conditions...
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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