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Financial instruments

Financial instruments include both financial securities and financial contracts. Financial securities include: equity securities issued by joint-stock companies, debt securities, with the exception of bills of exchange and interest-bearing notes, units or shares in undertakings for collective investment. Financial contracts, also referred to as "financial futures", are futures contracts that appear on a list established by decree.

(Source: article L211-1 of the French Monetary and Financial Code -

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On 3 April 2018, Natixis Asset Management became Ostrum Asset Management.