Finance Denmark, the trade association that includes the country’s investment fund sector, has stated that the European Commission’s proposals for covered bonds are “a very good starting point” for developing harmonised regulation of the asset class. The view comes in response to the 12 March proposal on a covered bond framework, that is intended to […]
Laut Calvin Davies, head of Asset-Backed Securities & Covered Bonds bei NN Investment Partners, bietet die finanzierung von Klimaschutzprojekten wie Offshore-Windparks und anderer grüner Projekte institutionellen Anlegern interessante Anlagemöglichkeiten. Nach der Kreditkrise und der europäischen Staatsschuldenkrise sind die Bilanzen von Banken, Versorgern und dem öffentlichen Sektor strapaziert. Daher erwarten wir, dass auch institutionelle Anleger notwendig sein […]
Norway’s household debt has hit an average level of 200% of disposable income, which has forced Fitch Ratings to reconsider the impact of external shocks such as higher unemployment on investors in covered bonds.
Torsten Strohrmann, manager of the DWS Covered Bond Fund, has compared the insolvency and other risks of sovereign, corporate and covered bonds against desired yield.
The Swedish Financial Supervisory Authority (Finansinspektionen) has proposed changes to guidelines on covered bonds, and has set 3 September as a deadline for consultation responses.