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.
Pfandbrief.market: CBPP3 - entering the exit
Will the central bank's buying strategy in the covered bond market change? An article of Ted Packmohr, Head of Financials & Covered Bond Research
Regulatory environment is taking shape
Dr. Louis Hagen, President of the Association of German Pfandbrief Banks (vdp) and Chairman of the Board of Management at Münchener Hypothekenbank, on the challenges facing Pfandbrief banks...
The Covered Bond Market in the First Half of 2018
Even more so than the question of how the third Covered Bond Purchase Programme (CBPP3) would be continued, the main focus of interest when this year began was on expectations regarding issue vo...
Pfandbriefe as a sustainable funding instrument
In May 2018, Commerzbank hosted the annual vdp Pfandbrief breakfast in Frankfurt. The participants talk about obstacles to setting up a sustainable funding programme, the risks of premature regu...
Harmonization of covered bonds must not lead to a dilution of the high-quality product
Jens Tolckmitt, Chief Executive of the Association of German Pfandbrief Banks, viewpoint to harmonization of covered bonds