Prospect News Structured Products Weekly
Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for June 19, 2019
• Barclays, Citigroup offer similar dual directional notes on S&P, but bullish biases differ
• BofA’s capped Accelerated Return Notes tied to Russell 2000 need protection, buysiders say
• HSBC’s leveraged notes linked to index basket have ‘surprisingly good structure,’ adviser says

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for June 12, 2019
• Barclays’ annual autocall notes tied to index, ETF combine attractive features, sources say
• BofA Finance’s step-up autocallables linked to Hang Seng China Enterprises seen as too risky
• Citigroup’s barrier securities linked to S&P 500, Russell offer high leverage, deep barrier
• Credit Suisse’s six-year protected Mitts with cap tied to the Dow to offer defensive exposure
• GS Finance’s leveraged notes on MSCI EM may be alternative to long position, but still risky

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for June 5, 2019
• Barclays’ buffered SuperTrack notes on iShares Core MSCI EM ETF offer unusual index exposure
• Barclays’ buffered SuperTrack notes tied to two ETFs may offer international equity substitute
• CIBC’s leveraged index return notes tied to S&P offer buffered protection, absolute return
• GS Finance’s autocalls on biotech ETF to pay double-digit return in sector rattled with fear
• TD Bank’s capped leveraged buffered notes tied to EAFE ETF offer credit diversification

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for May 29, 2019
• Barclays’ five-year buffered SuperTrack notes on Russell show plain-vanilla, defensive play
• Citigroup’s dual directional notes tied to S&P 500, Russell 2000 to show rare buffer
• GS Finance to price callable quarterly CMS spread notes in pure rate play
• RBC’s airbag autocallables to be first note linked to Lyft two months after company’s IPO

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for May 22, 2019
• BofA Finance’s notes on Coca-Cola, Adobe show novel kind of worst-of with principal-protection
• Citigroup’s worst-of autocallables tied to oil, gold ETFs offer good value, contrarian says
• Credit Suisse’s contingent coupon autocallables on Netflix see little enthusiasm among advisers
• GS Finance’s bearish barrier early redeemable notes on the S&P to offer limited hedge
• JPMorgan’s contingent buffered notes tied to Stoxx, EAFE ETF eyed for deep barrier, simplicity

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for May 15, 2019
• China seen as likely worst-of fund in Credit Suisse’s leveraged notes on China, India ETFs
• Citigroup’s contingent coupon autocalls tied to Micron, MetLife show lower chances of autocall
• Citigroup’s market-linked securities on best of two baskets show innovative structure
• JPMorgan’s $3.28 million digital contingent buffered notes offer rare direct access to oil
• Morgan Stanley’s dual directional trigger jump notes on index, ETF provide ‘healthy’ barrier

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for May 8, 2019
• Bank of Montreal’s booster notes with barrier on EAFE ETF, Stoxx designed to generate alpha
• JPMorgan’s notes on S&P 500 may yield double-digit gain, but geared buffer could be an issue
• Morgan Stanley’s dual directional trigger jump notes on S&P seen as rewarding long-term bet
• Morgan Stanley’s PLUS tied to MSCI KLD 400 Social index designed for sustainable investors

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for May 1, 2019
• Credit Suisse’s allocation securities on weighted basket to mitigate risk, enhance returns
• GS Finance’s leveraged buffered notes tied to S&P 500 offer short-term defensive play
• Morgan Stanley’s trigger gears tied to basket offer highly levered bet on international stocks

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for April 24, 2019
• Barclays’ capped gears linked to Financial Select Sector target moderately bullish investors
• Citigroup’s buffered digital plus notes linked to Euro Stoxx 50 aimed at range-bound view
• JPMorgan’s contingent income autocalls on iShares Latin America provide rarely used exposure
• Morgan Stanley’s buffered notes due 2020 on iShares China offer defensive, short-term play
• Morgan Stanley’s trigger PLUS tied to Russell 2000 show disappointing cap, advisers say

Prospect News Structured Products Weekly for April 17, 2019
• Barclays’ SuperTrack notes on two MSCI Min Vol ETFs mitigate risk with buffer, low vol.
• Credit Suisse’s $5.06 million dual directional notes on oil ETF offer boost for sector bet
• HSBC’s three- and five-year uncapped buffered notes on S&P lack critical leverage, sources say
• JPMorgan’s contingent interest autocalls on CVS, Walgreens offer high yield, value-like play