Structured Investment Products feature the integration of deposit and financial derivatives to protect 100% principal at maturity. The return from a Structured Investment Products is dependent on the performance of an underlying financial instrument.
Typical financial instruments linked to a Principal Protected Notes include equities, interest rates, and foreign exchange rates. They can be designed to protect full amount of invested capital, while providing the investor with the potential to earn a higher return based on the underlying performance. They are usually issued by a financial institution and investors are exposed to the credit risk.
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