The Pfandbrief Roundtable 2018

August 2018
The end of CBPP3 and forthcoming Covered Bond Directive were top of the agenda in our annual Pfandbrief roundtable — sponsored by the Association of German Pfandbrief Banks (vdp) and hosted by Helaba in late June — as leading issuers and investors joined us to share their views on these plus ESNs, the expansion of the German product, and green bonds.

Roundtable participants (left to right above):

Thomas Behme, head of treasury, Natixis Pfandbriefbank
Moritz Rieper, portfolio manager, DWS
Neil Day, managing editor, The Covered Bond Report
Jens Tolckmitt, chief executive, Association of German Pfandbrief Banks (vdp)
Sabrina Miehs, senior covered bond analyst, Helaba
Olaf Pimper, director, treasury and liquidity portfolio management, Commerzbank
Martin Gipp, head of funding, Helaba
Silvio Bardeschi, director, treasury — funding, Deutsche Pfandbriefbank (pbb)