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Bankers back Pfandbriefe despite corona threat and Scandi spread appeal

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The prospect of switching out of Pfandbriefe exposed to a high proportion of foreign commercial real estate and into higher-yielding, and more liquid, Scandinavian covered bonds exposed to domestic loan portfolios that are less affected by the coronavirus, is a tempting choice. But the protection Pfandbriefe offer investors and the scarce supply outlook means spreads on the product will remain supported, said bankers on Monday.

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