HSBC has maintained the run of extended maturities on offer in the US market with the registration of a four-year digital product on April 12 that pays out 34–40% as long as the underlying MSCI Emerging Markets Index remains above its initial level. Any increase in the index above 134–140% brings investors an additional 1%. No dividends are on offer and principal is at risk.
The bank also followed the trend for using financials as underlyings with its 1.08-year autocallable product linked to the
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