Structured Products Association wants industry to work better at mitigating risks to investors.
“Acting ahead of the game” shows that the industry takes double-charging seriously, experts say.
Investors to be hit by higher fees after firm’s collapse triggers new wave of fees from former custodian.
Recent comments from regulator seen as unfair while investment funds use same instruments without criticism
Structured products expert says he was “aware” that contract clauses mean custodian can levy additional fees.
Move follows winding up proceedings being issued by former custodian Reyker Securities.
Analysis & Opinion
May 15, 2013
Morgan Stanley has launched a new structured product linked to the top 20 companies in the FTSE 100.
FTAdviser Blog| May 13, 2013
Structured products can be classified as products for the very few wealthy and sophisticated clients who can afford to lose every penny.
Apr 17, 2013
Investec Structured Products unveils range of adviser-focused and execution-only options.
Apr 11, 2013
Distributor calls on industry to offer plans with more risk, but competitor says demand does not exist
From Your Industry| Apr 08, 2013
Independent structured products provider and distributor to distribute products through financial advisers.
Mar 21, 2013
Now that the regulations have kicked in, the advice landscape on structured products is far from clear.
Mar 15, 2013
Firm shuts down division in order to focus on ‘core strategies’ after predicting low future revenue potential
Mar 07, 2013
Castle Trust denies argument it is a high-risk investment which lacks backing to be own counterparty.
Mar 05, 2013
Judge rules that investor caused losses by her own “extraordinary and unreasonable decision”.