After a week of focus on domestic equities in US issuance, the two index-linked products in the latest batch of offerings provide access to emerging and other developed market equities.
Both come from Goldman Sachs and are 17-month accelerated growth products. One is linked to the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund and offers 150% participation, capped at 17.25-20.25%, with a downside buffer of 15%.
Participation rates for accelerated growth products have fallen in recent months. Previousl