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Dresdner launches hedge fund covered warrant

Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein has launched the UK&#39s first covered warrant linked to a hedge fund index.
The investment bank is this week launching a three year tracker certificate linked to the returns of the HFRX Global Index.
Dresdner launched into the covered warrants market back in February and offers covered warrants based on UK blue chips, commodities and currencies.


Don&#39t get hurt in network crash

The network has been a very convenient model through which to do business. Ever since the Financial Services Act 1986 came into being, the opp-ortunity to “network” has been exploited. The best way to describe a network is a “regulatory principal and agent relationship”. The appointed representative model makes absolute sense to the smaller financial […]

Ernst & Young say settlement with Equitable possible

Ernst & Young UK chairman Nick Land says an out of court settlement with Equitable Life is possible ahead of the April high court trial. Speaking at an analyst conference, Land says an out of court settlement would save both parties costly legal fees. Equitable Life chairman Vanni Treves says it will listen to any […]

Wilson pledges market balance

FSA director of high-street firms Sarah Wilson says the regulator will do all it can to maintain an innovative marketplace for mortgages after M-Day. Wilson told Money Marketing that the new regime – which takes effect from November 1 – would endeavour to balance the need for consumer protection with the maintenance of a wide […]

Mortal combat

The Consumers&#39 Association wants a separate investigation to be carried out by the insurance industry into the EU directive proposals for gender equality. Is the CA right if it thinks insurance companies may have a bias? Kirwan: No. There are two quite separate issues here. The first is the insurance implications of introducing gender equality. […]


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