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01.02.2011 0

Advertorial - This month: Combining securities has advantages but you need advice

Structured products

A structured product is usually a combination of two securities, which is introduced to the investor as a single product. A typical one is a combination between a zerocoupon bond and call options on a group of shares. For example, combining a zero coupon bond for 85 per cent of the capital over five years and 15 per cent on an option provides a guaranty on the invested principal after five years.

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01.01.2011 0

Advertorial - This month: An expert looks ahead cautiously at the prospects for 2011 on the stock markets

What about 2011?

Yves Derrien, Director of Riviera Financial Planning, answers three of the most frequently asked questions he receives from clients arising from his articles in The Riviera Times on investments for the future. As another year begins, should we be investing in the stock markets just yet?

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08.12.2010 0

Business: Nice CCI will elect new president on 16th of December

Final day to vote in Chamber of Commerce elections

CCI poster

Remember that today is the final day that you can vote for representatives in the Nice Côte d’Azur Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the newly created Chamber of Commerce PACA (Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur). Registered voters will be able to select candidates from industry, business and service sectors, from three different business unions.

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01.12.2010 0

Advertorial - This month: RFP looks back at useful topics covered and still available online

Standing out from the crowd

Since RFP started their articles in The Riviera Times, we have written about a variety of subjects, aimed at explaining why RFP can be considered to be very different from other independent financial advisors (IFAs) and all other types of advisors, lawyers and bankers.

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Local Top Stories

Tenants claim 44 million euros in compensation

The first class action ever to be made in France is set to take place today, and it is against the real estate giant Foncia. The company has allegedly pocketed over 44 million euros from its customers illegally.Read more …

Suspects identified in search for Hervé Gourdel’s killers

Algeria has unmasked some of the men in the video showing the execution of kidnapped Niçois native Hervé Gourdel. Algerian authorities have now issued arrest warrants for the men as the army intensifies efforts to bring the killers to justice. Read more …

Is London becoming the new Monaco?

According to a recent study, properties in Prime Central London (PCL) could soon cost as much as in Monaco. The average house price in Central London has increased dramatically by 28% since 2011 and for the first time in history, rental properties in Knightsbridge are, on average, more costly than those in the Principality. Read more …