Credit Suisse launched Eurostoxx 50 floored barrier reverse convertibles with ultra-deep barriers of 20% on February 16. The 80% risk buffer is extremely conservative and means that the index would have to fall by more than 80% for the investor to suffer any capital loss at the March 2017 maturity date, subject to issuer risk. Credit Suisse reckons it is the first to offer such a deep barrier in Switzerland.
"Twenty percent of the Eurostoxx 50 index seems to be a very unlikely level to reach, ev
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