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Royal Bank of Scotland keeps investor products and equity derivatives in latest restructuring, but ditches cash equities, corporate broking, equity capital markets and M&A
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Legal & General Investment Management has created a commodity index that serves as the basis for a new ETF launched in partnership with Source
Four new ETFs narrow commodities access to offer focused exposure to specific commodity sectors
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
As the ETF industry awaits Esma's proposed changes, participants continue to insist on their increased transparency and the need to move the debate forward
US market sees large inflows into strategies that seek to offset risks of investing in volatility
Dow Jones Indexes and UBS Securities have launched an enhanced version of the DJ-UBS Commodity Index to give investors fuller exposure to the forward curve through a single index
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.