Welcome to our News area. In our news ticker section we inform you about relevant changes in the business environment for German Pfandbrief banks, report on events, and keep you up to date with the latest developments within the Association.
All the best for 2021
The entire vdp team wishes you a happy new year and all the best, especially health, of course.
Season’s Greetings, Pfandbrief!
It was on Christmas Eve of 1770 that the first agricultural Pfandbrief was issued, based on the “cabinet order” that Frederick the Great passed in 1769.
Climate policy: Pfandbrief banks welcome Renovation Wave
Last Wednesday the EU Commission published its strategy paper for a Renovation Wave to improve the energy efficiency of buildings.
"Jumbos" celebrate anniversary
First jumbo Pfandbrief was issued in 1995
Short interview with Sascha Kullig on the 25-year history of the jumbo Pfandbrief
Pfandbrief banks agree on moratorium on commercial property mortgage loan
The Association of German Pfandbrief Banks (vdp) has developed jointly with its member banks an Amortization Moratorium in respect of commercial property mortgage loans, which member banks can join should they wish. The moratorium represents a contribution to overcoming the COVID-19 crisis in the real estate sector. Banks that join are required to inform their customers accordingly. The main conditions of the moratorium are listed below.