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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

Campervan seized with 93kg of cannabis

A Polish couple has been taken into custody after 93kg of herbal cannabis was discovered in a campervan. The haul was discovered under a mattress by customs officials at a toll road in Antibes on Sunday. Read more …

Royal-Riviera hosts fundraising event for Nepalese Sherpas

The Royal-Riviera, in partnership with the Butterfly Help Project, will be hosting an event on 29th July to help raise money for the families of Nepalese Sherpas. Following the tragic events that hit Nepal in April and May, the native mountain guides risk their lives every day to bring supplies to people in the remote valleys of the Himalayas.Read more …

Security fears amid Tunisia attack

The mayor of Nice is calling on the French government to send in police reinforcements to boost security for the millions of visitors and residents in the French Riviera during the busy summer season. The recent attack on tourists in Tunisia has “reenergised” Mayor Christian Estrosi, who says the Alpes Maritimes must be protected from its “internal enemies”.Read more …