Prospect News Structured Products Weekly
Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Aug. 16, 2017
• Barclays’ phoenix autocall notes tied to finance stocks show worst-of with double-digit coupon
• CIBC’s notes on Raymond James top tech stocks show lasting bid for research, Canadian issuers
• HSBC’s contingent income autocall tied to Amgen includes step ups for more coupon payments
• JPMorgan’s enhanced notes tied to S&P, Russell offer step-up-like return with leverage
• JPMorgan’s review notes linked to Euro Stoxx Banks, financial fund offer range-bound play

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Aug. 9, 2017
• Barclays’ digital notes tied to S&P, Stoxx, oil & gas ETF add too much risk in the asset mix
• BofA Finance’s $8 million step-up autocall on PHLX Housing lacks barrier given heated sector
• GS Finance’s two deals linked to iShares EAFE, EM ETFs offer interesting choice, advisers say
• Morgan Stanley’s trigger jump securities tied to Apple to fit range bound view on the stock
• Scotiabank’s capped notes tied to EAFE show ‘tiny’ geared buffer, double-digit potential gain

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Aug. 2, 2017
• BofA’s contingent income autocallables tied to Snap have high yield for a reason, advisers say
• Call, low correlation boost yield for Barclays’s contingent coupon notes on gold, biotech ETFs
• GS Finance’s $11.6 million absolute return step notes tied to S&P 500 designed to control risk
• JPMorgan’s contingent income autocallables tied to Delta most likely to be short-lived
• Recent market moves, tenor add risk to Barclays’ SuperTrack tied to Russell and Dow indexes

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for July 26, 2017
• Citigroup’s notes tied to MSCI EAFE index designed to maximize chances to hit target return
• Credit Suisse’s capped trigger gears tied to MSCI EM offer ‘decent’ cap, coherent bet
• Morgan Stanley’s $8.63 million buffered digital notes tied to oil index seek excess returns
• RBC’s absolute return notes linked to S&P 500 target only bears with 50% upside participation
• Wells Fargo’s variable annual interest CDs tied to 10 stocks offer alternative to fixed income

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for July 19, 2017
• Citi’s contingent coupon autocall notes tied to three stocks seen as risky despite 50% barrier
• Credit Suisse’s autocall reverse convertibles on Chevron show best result upon early redemption
• JPMorgan’s review notes tied to Nikkei, China ETF: low correlation seen as coupon booster

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for July 12, 2017
• Advisors want some protection with BofA’s market-linked step-up autocalls tied to Russell
• Credit Suisse’s autocallables tied to ETFs offer double-digit coupon but with American barrier
• Goldman Sachs’ capped CDs tied to Euro Stoxx 50 target risk-averse, nervous investors
• GS Finance’s notes tied to Motif Capital National Defense index seen as push into theme bets
• JPMorgan’s uncapped contingent buffered notes tied to S&P 500 offer alternative to the index

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for July 5, 2017
• Barclays’ market-linked step-up notes tied to MSCI ACWI ex USA show limited tradeoff
• BMO’s two deals tied to basket of funds picked by Raymond James may prefigure new retail push
• Citigroup’s 14-month buffer securities linked to FTSE 100 may turn volatile amid Brexit talks
• Morgan Stanley’s dual directional trigger PLUS on Developed Markets can hurt on the way down

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for June 28, 2017
• Barclays’ five-year buffered digital plus notes tied to S&P 500 to fit more than one view
• Citigroup’s contingent coupon autocallables boost yield with two stocks, worst of feature
• Credit Suisse’s PLUS tied to Topix offers access but entry point, valuation may not be best
• GS Finance’s $1.73 million leveraged notes on Euro Stoxx: big buffer sparks praise, criticism

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for June 22, 2017
• Credit Suisse’s Bares tied to S&P 500, Russell use worst-of to generate premium, higher cap
• HSBC’s AMPS linked to Euro Stoxx 50 offset lack of dividends with ‘decent’ terms, adviser says
• HSBC’s capped return enhanced notes tied to SPDR S&P Bank ETF may have missed the bull party
• HSBC’s leveraged uncapped notes tied to S&P 500 show buffer/dividend trade off
• JPMorgan’s $14.17 million capped enhanced notes on dollar versus yen aimed at dollar bulls

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for June 14, 2017
• Citigroup’s barrier digital notes tied to copper, oil pay high yield but not enough for bulls
• Goldman Sachs’ digital notes tied to Stoxx Europe 600 offer alternative to equity fund
• JPMorgan to price pair of similar buffered leveraged notes tied to EAFE ETF for nuanced views
• Morgan Stanley’s 9.25% contingent income notes on three indexes show rare long duration