Investors in the European marketplace will be able to reference an equity index through a newly unveiled index-linked synthetic CDO structure, which Standard & Poor's has branded a first in the industry.

While market sources may argue that point, the structure behind this CDO could be the first of many like it, given the rebound of particular areas of the global markets and the rate at which indices are seemingly created these days.

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