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
ECBC’s Label is just the start
The European Covered Bond Council has responded to investors’ and regulators’ calls to improve transparency, and in two months since launching its Label Initiative, over half the outstanding covered bond market has signed up. But there is still much ...
SME Covered Bonds
BBVA to index cover pool
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria has begun updating the value of properties backing mortgage loans collateralised in its Cédulas. Though this is likely to lead to a decrease in the overcollaterlisation (OC) ratio, Moody’s applauded the move as it will ...
Bold BBVA highlights regulatory bias against ABS
BBVA’s radical decision to index the mortgage cover pool backing its covered bond programme to the current value of house prices sets a new transparency benchmark in Spain. But it also underlines the indefensible regulatory bias in favour of covered ...
Transparency will keep covered bonds one step ahead
The Covered Bond Label Foundation should be applauded for tightening up the definition of what makes a covered bond. But a common transparency standard for investors is the real prize that issuers should be striving for to ensure covered bonds are al ...