5th Annual Covered Bonds Market Conference | afme

5th Annual Covered Bonds Market Conference

A safe harbour in times of volatility

01 Dec 2017 Hotel de Rome, Berlin


Thank you to our partners.


  • Nord/LB



    With a history dating back over two centuries, NORD/LB is one of Germany‘s top banking groups in terms of diversified access to funding sources and a flourishing domestic capital markets franchise. Combining general retail and specialist wholesale focus into a successful business model for the German Landesbank sector, NORD/LB is honoured to have helped a growing share of premier covered bond issuers worldwide to deepen their distribution in the largest fixed income investment market of the European continent.


  • S&P Global Ratings

    S&P Global Ratings


    S&P Global Ratings is the world’s leading provider of independent credit ratings. Our ratings are essential to driving growth, providing transparency and helping educate market participants so they can make decisions with confidence. We have more than 1 million credit ratings outstanding on government, corporate, financial sector and structured finance entities and securities. We offer an independent view of the market built on a unique combination of broad perspective and local insight. We provide our opinions and research about relative credit risk; market participants gain independent information to help support the growth of transparent, liquid debt markets worldwide.

    S&P Global Ratings is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/ratings.

  • Santander Global Corporate Banking

    Santander Global Corporate Banking


    Santander Global Corporate Banking is the global business division of Santander that is focused primarily on corporate clients and institutions which, because of their size or sophistication, require custom services or value-added wholesale products. 


Media partners

  • Absolut Research GmbH

    Absolut Research GmbH

    Absolut Research GmbH was founded in 2000 to publish innovative research and specialized expertise targeted at the daily asset allocation decision making of German speaking institutional investors.

    Our different publications – from our flagship magazine Absolut|report and asset class performance analyses down to product-level research – offer independent and neutral information to react to the long-term challenges of capital markets. This includes accommodating the growing institutional demand for sustainable and ESG investing. Our magazine Absolut|impact was launched in 2016 and is the first dedicated sustainability publication directed at the institutional community. 

  • Best Execution

    Best Execution

    Best Execution reviews the issues that impact the achievement of best execution in the global securities markets throughout the trading lifecycle (from pre-trade to trade execution to post-trade). Increasingly driven by regulation we report on the seismic shifts that are occurring in capital markets across asset classes, with a key focus on the cutting-edge technology solutions and services that are needed to meet these changes.

  • Börsen-Zeitung


    The Börsen-Zeitung compiles facts and researches background information to give you a daily information edge. The Börsen-Zeitung covers banking and finance, capital markets, companies and sectors as well as economy and policy.

    Financial experts need reliable market data and up-to-date interpretations. From Tuesday to Saturday, the Börsen-Zeitung provides an overview of market activity, with related analyses and commentaries. Sound background reports and detailed analyses make the Börsen-Zeitung an important decision-making tool for the financial markets.

    The Börsen-Zeitung also offers a comprehensive price and chart section, as well as a securities database and, on www.boersen-zeitung.de, an internet version of the full text with various added features like an archive for individual article research.

  • Global Capital

    Global Capital

    GlobalCapital is a leading news, opinion and data service for people and institutions using and working in the international capital markets. 2017 marks our 30th anniversary of covering new issues in primary markets. If you would like to explore all that GlobalCapital has to offer, take a free trial.

  • The DESK

    The DESK

    The DESK provides buy-side traders with precise detail on the macro-drivers, events and plans that are shaping liquidity and price discovery in fixed income markets. Published quarterly, The DESK delivers facts from the frontline of trading, opinion on the potential of new initiatives and support for fixed income desks across investment firms. Talking about bonds starts at The DESK.