Structured products ‘absurdly destructive’ for retail investors: Report

Article written by: Liz Skinner

Structured notes and other derivatives products have been marketed by Wall Street as safe and secure investments. Of course, there’s safe and then there’s safe. Retail investors of all stripes have lost at least $113 billion by purchasing these purportedly safe instruments, according to a new study conducted by the nonpartisan policy center Demos and The Nation Institute, a media think tank. Read More Here…

June 10, 2011 In: Uncategorized Comments (None)