Covered Bonds Market
The Cover – essential daily information on the covered bond market
The Cover is a daily online news service dedicated to the covered bond market. Published by the EuroWeek group, The Cover delivers exclusive breaking news on new covered bond issues as they are launched, as well as essential information on the secondary markets, covered bond regulation and the people that matter.
Global Benchmark Ranking
The Cover has been specifically designed so that its members can comment on articles and vote on transactions, and thereby reflect what the market really thinks. The Cover also generates bespoke league tables in partnership with Dealogic (the leading data provider.)
Each week, The Cover publishes the latest global benchmark ranking for the covered bond market, as well as a unique league table that excludes self-led deals and information on bookrunners in all currencies.
Every day, subscribers to The Cover receive a daily news alert that is also available in on mobiles devices such as a BlackBerry. Subscriptions to The Cover include full access to coveredbondnews.com, league tables and a searchable archive, powered by Google.
Most Read Articles
Nordic covered bonds: a safe harbour for stormy times
A group of issuers and investors came together in February to discuss Nordic covered bonds in relation to housing, asset encumbrance, the approach to new markets, funding needs, transparency and the outlook for spreads.
The Cover View: Risk weighting fiasco makes a farce of regulation (this article has two comments posted)
The risk weights for securitization have been halved, again, in the latest version of Solvency II. Naturally the market is pleased to be further out of the regulatory dog house, but the way risk weights (and therefore careers, businesses and economie ...
Covered bond supervision questioned under banking union
Banking union, the single supervisory mechanism and the single resolution fund should theoretically sever the sovereign-bank link, said representatives of the European Commission, the European Central Bank and the European Banking Federation at the E ...
Covered bonds take the helm in Italy’s funding renaissance
A flurry of issuance from banks has led to a positive outlook for the Italian covered bond market, as financial institutions — old and new — move away from central bank liquidity.
An end to 10 years of hurt for the once mighty Pfandbriefe
With redemptions set to exceed issuance for a year or two longer, Pfandbrief spreads are expected to remain tight. But as regulatory uncertainty dissipates, both mortgage and public sector backed supply should begin to take off again. Could this be t ...