Stephen Cranston Writer & columnist

There is always demand from some investors for structured products. These provide a hard guarantee that clients will not lose money after five years in the structure, at least in nominal terms. But the cost of this is that if there is a boom in the global stock markets, only a modest part of the return is passed on to clients.

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