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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

Pasteur 2 Hospital to open its doors in February

The end is in sight for the long awaited development of Nice's Pasteur 2 Hospital. After numerous setbacks and deadline extensions, the hospital's first patients are expected to be welcomed in February 2015. Read more …

Injured F1 driver Jules Bianchi returns to Nice

Jules Bianchi has been transferred to the intensive care unit in his home city of Nice. The driver, who suffered severe head injuries after crashing in the Japanese Grand Prix, is no longer in an induced coma but remains in a critical condition. Read more …

Strike to disrupt regional train services

Regional train strikes will affect services on the Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur network this weekend, with scheduled disruptions stretching across the coast from Marseille to Tende, as well as those between here and Paris. Read more …