US Wrap: Flights, financials and fairytales underlie new issues

HSBC, Wachovia and Credit Suisse all contributed to the regular smattering of S&P 500-linked accelerated growth products which point to a long-term recovery in the short to mid-term. HSBC's product lasts one year and offers 500% participation in the index, subject to a cap of 24-28%. Capital loss is 1:1 on the downside if index performance is negative.


Product type


Pricing date

Maturity date

Credit Suisse

Accelerated Growth

S&P 500

Feb 18 2009

Aug 24 201

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