Prospect News Structured Products Weekly
Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Oct. 17, 2018
• BofA’s notes linked to S&P 500 Daily Risk Control 10% may drag performance but also protect
• Credit Suisse’s PLUS tied to S&P 500 index show unusual short tenor for leveraged product
• GS Finance’s digital notes on SPDR S&P Regional Banking seen as too risky due to valuations
• HSBC’s $1 million buffered uncapped notes with lock-in floor on S&P may be a game-changer
• JPMorgan’s capped buffered notes on MSCI EAFE fund to offer valuable buffer on short tenor

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Oct. 11, 2018
• CIBC’s 7.5% STEP Income on Citigroup benefits from volatility spike but risk remains
• Citigroup’s buffered digital securities on Energy Select Sector SPDR aimed at cautious bulls
• Goldman’s 16.8% contingent coupon autocalls tied to three tech stocks raise fears amid sell-off
• HSBC’s autocall contingent income notes on Alibaba offer short-term income prospect

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Oct. 3, 2018
• Barclays’ three-year buffered SuperTrack notes tied to Stoxx 50 show compelling pricing
• Credit Suisse’s knock-out notes tied to Hang Seng offer play on Chinese rebound, traders say
• Goldman’s 10%-11% contingent coupon callables on Russell, S&P may offer short-term alpha
• RBC’s $3.9 million bearish barrier notes on S&P 500 offer hedge, full principal protection
• Wells Fargo’s $50 million contingent coupon callables on five tech stocks offer high premium

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Sept. 27, 2018
• Goldman’s autocalls on Motif Capital Aging of America seen as astute play in uncertain market
• JPMorgan’s trigger in-step securities tied to S&P 500 aimed at navigating volatility ahead
• Morgan Stanley’s trigger absolute return digitals on S&P 500 target prudent investors

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Sept. 19, 2018
• Credit Suisse’s buffered notes due 2020 tied to S&P 500 aimed at skittish investors
• HSBC’s 5% limited loss notes due 2020 on HSBC Vantage5 raise the bar on the upside
• HSBC’s buffered uncapped market participation notes on S&P 500 offer defensive play
• JPMorgan’s trigger absolute return notes tied to Euro Stoxx to help investors hedge their bets
• Wells Fargo’s digital return barrier notes tied to S&P 500 may offer fixed-income substitute

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Sept. 12, 2018
• Citigroup’s absolute return trigger notes tied to S&P 500 index give bears a hedge
• Goldman’s PLUS tied to Topix index lack protection given slow growth, geopolitical risks
• HSBC’s buffered AMPS tied to MSCI EM ETF come too soon despite correction, contrarian says
• JPMorgan’s $25.77 million autocalls tied to Tesla show good timing, possible hedge for shorts
• Morgan Stanley’s 7% fixed, contingent income autocalls on indexes show innovative structure
• Scotiabank’s Accelerated Return Notes tied to Russell 2000 seen as mildly bullish yet risky

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Sept. 5, 2018
• GS Finance’s leveraged notes tied to MSCI EAFE index show big buffer for risk-averse investors
• Morgan Stanley’s 10.01% contingent income autocalls on Stoxx 50 show unusually long tenor
• RBC’s $27.03 million Accelerated Return Notes on technology stocks offer ‘FANG’ access

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Aug. 29, 2018
• Barclays’ buffer in dual directional notes tied to S&P give payout an edge, advisers say
• Citi, Scotia price pair of $54 million principal-protected trades on S&P with absolute return
• Morgan Stanley to price another 95% floor deal on MSCI Europe, this time on behalf of RBC
• Morgan Stanley’s trigger gears tied to Stoxx Europe 600 Banks offer access, uncapped gains
• RBC’s absolute return step notes tied to S&P 500 are too long, defense overdone, sources say

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Aug. 22, 2018
• Credit Suisse’s digital plus notes tied to Euro Stoxx to offer buffer, uncapped gains
• HSBC plans first-time structured note to be tied to NYSE FANG+ index
• HSBC’s dual directional trigger PLUS tied to Facebook requires tolerance for risk, bullishness
• Scotiabank’s 7% STEP Income Securities tied to Microsoft stock show downside risk, sources say
• Societe Generale’s callable CMS spread notes show high yield based on steepening bet

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for Aug. 15, 2018
• BofA’s capped leveraged index return notes linked to MSCI EM need higher cap, advisers say
• Credit Suisse’s absolute return notes show worst-of, buffer on two correlated oil stock funds
• GS Finance’s buffered PLUS tied to iShares MSCI EM ETF offer tactical play with Asian tilt
• JPMorgan’s 10.25% contingent interest autocall notes on two stocks look attractive, source says
• More issuers are showing CPI-linked notes, but sources question the timing
• Right timing for Credit Suisse’s buffered notes on Hang Seng China Enterprises, contrarian says