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Minimum volatility strategies have been a huge hit in the equity space. Index providers are now planning to apply them to fixed income and commodities
French transaction tax favours structured products and swap-based ETFs
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Head of ETF strategy at French ETF provider exits as Arnaud Llinas is named global head of ETFs & Indexing in Paris
Exchange-traded funds that give exposure to corporate bond indexes could face competition from total return swaps on the indexes, say market participants
Deutsche Bank joins the trend for ETFs backed by real assets
Using non-financial corporate bonds instead of bank bonds to underpin structured products could encourage more investors to consider them, as it would help diversify the counterparty risk within a p...
Vanguard's replacement of an MSCI index with a FTSE index as the underlying for emerging markets exchange-traded fund should remind investors to look carefully at underlying constituents, hears conf...
Investors in Greece appear calmer than in May and June, when fears of currency redenomination saw structured product sales surge
European legislators are discussing the EC’s proposals on packaged retail investment products – and some believe the scope of the regulation should be extended
The supervision of structured products has improved in recent years, but investors aren’t aware of many of the changes, say conference speakers
New listings of structured products on Scoach in Switzerland are at their highest since January
Jonathan Boos has been made redundant from UBS in the US, while Pascal Prinz leads the casualties who have been cut from credit structuring in London
Structured products could lead the way in new nomenclature standards
IFAs question whether RDR will act as product endorsement
S&P Dow Jones Indices index tracks the four largest economies in the Next 11 in a reflection of growing demand for broader emerging markets exposure
Returns on more structured products could be subject to income tax rather than capital gains tax following a tightening of the law by the UK tax authority
S&P Dow Jones Indices has combined two of the year's biggest themes so far in its latest index, the S&P 500 Low Volatility High Dividend Index
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