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10/04/2019

The Pfandbrief at 250: Good figures and sound future prospects in anniversary year 2019

vdp’s President Dr. Louis Hagen: “The Pfandbrief is 250 years old, but alive and kicking.”

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15/03/2019

Brexit: Pfandbrief banks welcome law amendment to safeguard Pfandbrief business in United Kingdom after the UK’s departure from the EU

Bundesrat adopts Tax Act relating to Brexit, thereby ensuring the eligibility of assets in the UK as cover assets

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06/03/2019

Market analysis: Prices in Germany’s housing and office property markets are set to continue rising for the time being

Published today, the latest vdp analysis of the German property market shows that the brisk demand for residential and office properties continues to set the tone of the market. New construction...

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28/02/2019

Pfandbrief banks welcome successful conclusion of the trialogue negotiations on the harmonization of covered bonds

The Pfandbrief banks welcome the political agreement reached between European Council, European Commission and European Parliament in the trialogue on the harmonization of covered bonds in the E...

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11/02/2019

vdp index: Property prices surge again in 2018

vdp property price index up by 8% in 2018; momentum weakens slightly over the course of the year

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