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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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Lady Gaga returns to Monaco in 2015

Two years after welcoming Rihanna to the Summer Sporting Festival, another of music’s female stars, Lady Gaga will be opening the prestigious event in 2015. The American will perform a unique show with singer Tony Bennett on 4th July in the Salle des Étoiles. Read more …

Cat travels from Provence to Normandy to find owner

A cat which disappeared in Grasse a year and a half ago was finally reunited with its owner after making the incredible journey of over 1,000km to a village in Normandy. Read more …

Lack of snowfall threatens Alpine Christmas skiing

With just a week to go before Christmas, only around 40 of France’s 200 ski resorts are open to the public. Warm temperatures throughout the Alps and a lack of consistent snowfall are the reasons behind the slow start to the season.Read more …