Product performance

This month we introduce fresh analysis of the market by examining the relative fortunes of three product types over the months since Lehman Brothers defaulted

The charts on the right show the performance of three hypothetical structured products with a strike date of September 19, 2008 (just after the default of Lehman Brothers). The products are valued weekly and the results are shown along with the performance of the underlying asset. All three of the underlying assets used have fallen since the strike date and the effect of this on the different product types can be easily identified.

The first chart shows a principal-protected product, the price of

Only users who have a paid subscription or are part of a corporate subscription are able to print or copy content.

To access these options, along with all other subscription benefits, please contact or view our subscription options here:

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact to find out more.

Sorry, our subscription options are not loading right now

Please try again later. Get in touch with our customer services team if this issue persists.

New to View our subscription options

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a account, please register for a trial.

Sign in
You are currently on corporate access.

To use this feature you will need an individual account. If you have one already please sign in.

Sign in.

Alternatively you can request an individual account here