SPIS Annual Report for 2019

In 2019 SPIS took a historical decision by agreeing on a joint standard for naming of structured  products in Sweden. The naming covers both instrument type and product and is mandatory for all SPIS members to present in marketing materials. This decision was taken to further increase comparability and make it easier for investors to get a sense and understanding of the structured product universe. The industry provided input to the review of the recently imposed PRIIPs regulation and initiated preparations for the review of MiFID II. Both PRIIPs and MiFID came into force in 2018 through extensive regulations. These regulations are another step, in addition to the existing SPIS self-regulation, to enhance investor protection and aims to bring with them a transparent and level playing field. But the full benefits are yet to be seen and SPIS was active in pointing out what needs to be changed in order to achieve this. SPIS continued to keep a close dialogue with the...
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SRP European Structured Products Conference 2017

SPIS would like to thank SRP for the opportunity to speak at their European Structured Products Conference 2017, and would also like to congratulate Nordea (Winner: Best Distributor, Nodics) , Swedbank (Winner: Best Distributor, Baltics) and Garantum (Winner: Best Distributor, Norway) for their fantastic achievements. A full report of the Awards results can be accessed through the following link - https://www.linkedin.com/groups/8117105 Photos: Gareth Davies ...
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