The primary covered bond market sprang into life on Wednesday with four deals from Germany, France and Italy. Pride of place went to Unione di Banche Italiane, the only one to have publicly mandated a deal the previous day. It was oversubscribed about five times based on the unreconciled book and may have pushed Intesa Sanpaolo into bringing forward its own issuance plans (see other story).
Unlock this article.
The content you are trying to view is exclusive to our subscribers.