Flight to fixed income exposing reinsurers to low yields and interest and inflation risks
Panellists at the Structured Products Asia conference were downbeat over the prospects for commodity-linked structures
French investment bank becomes the first player to meet the Monetary Authority of Singapore heightened standards for structured product issuance in the city-state
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Nobel prize-winner defends his work on portfolio theory, which critics claim has been discredited by the crisis
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Eurostoxx 50 Supertracker offers UK structured product investors geared exposure to European equities
Rising grain prices resulting from drought conditions in the US prompt unwinding of positions as banks work to add additional signals into alpha strategy algorithms
UBI sells strategy-based products to retail in Italy for the first time
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