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Europe’s institutional investors look to alternatives and cost-effective exposure

Institutional investors in Europe favour fixed-income and alternative assets as they continue de-risking their portfolios, with a focus on cost-effective market exposure and downside protection

Structured Products | 17 May 2012

Macquarie to offer bespoke beta and absolute return commodity products from June

Macquarie is extending its existing commodity sales and trading platform with the launch of a commodity investor products business, which will be led by ex-Goldman Sachs global head of commodities

Structured Products | 04 May 2012

Absa Capital unveils five ETNs based on precious metals and currencies

Absa Capital has launched five exchange-traded notes, providing investors with exposure to precious metals and currencies.

Structured Products | 12 Mar 2012

FX Invest: Macroeconomic uncertainty boosts demand for gold and oil exposure

Continued uncertainty about inflation and deepening concerns over sovereign default risks in Europe are making the commodities increasingly attractive as hedging tools

Structured Products | 11 Jul 2011

BAML incorporates OTC trading in new risk index

Bank of America Merrill Lynch has launched a new index which measures risks not normally visible in public markets by incorporating assets trading in the over-the-counter market.

Structured Products | 06 Dec 2010
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EU Prips consultation document accepts one size does not fit all

The European Union has published its consultation document on the legislative steps for the Packaged Retail Investment Products (Prips) initiative. The document contains few surprises and is available for final comments until January 31, 2011....

Structured Products | 26 Nov 2010

Citi indexes offer low-cost forex exposure

Citi has launched the CitiFX Beta Indexes series, aimed at providing investors with an inexpensive, flexible means of accessing foreign exchange as an asset class.

Structured Products | 12 Nov 2010

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