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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

New lead in missing Michael Graydon case

At a press conference attended by The Riviera Times, French and Monegasque police confirmed they are following up a lead on whether an incident in Nice on Thursday night may be linked to Michael Graydon’s disappearance. The boxer vanished without trace in the early hours of Saturday morning after a night out in Monaco, and hasn’t been seen since.Read more …

Robertshaw speaks out about site closure

The management of Monaco company Robertshaw has responded publicly for the first time since the closure of its site was announced early last month. The director of the company has explained the reasons for the proposed 84 redundancies and claims that it will offer employees compensation three times the legal minimum. Read more …

Madonna: France feels increasingly like Nazi Germany

“Intolerance across Europe is so enormous it’s scary,” Madonna has told a French television station. The 'Like a Prayer' singer attacked France in particular, saying anti-Semitism is at an all-time high in the country, comparing the atmosphere here to that of Nazi Germany. Read more …