FVC review: Barclays issues reverse convertible on GoPro

Six-month product on volatile stock comes with an American-style barrier

GoPro manufactures rugged wearable cameras
GoPro manufactures wearable cameras

Barclays has issued a six-month reverse-convertible tied to the shares of GoPro, the US manufacturer famed for its rugged portable cameras. The product pays a monthly fixed coupon of 1%, equivalent to an annual fixed coupon of 12%. Investors' capital is at risk if a 70% American-style barrier is breached as of the closing-day price of the stock throughout the product term.

Points for

High income of 12% paid on a monthly basis (1% per payment).

Income stream is not dependent on the performance

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 [email protected] or view our subscription options here: http://subscriptions.risk.net/subscribe

You are currently unable to copy this content. Please contact [email protected] to find out more.

To continue reading...

You need to sign in to use this feature. If you don’t have a Risk.net 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: