Schuldschein market posts largest quarter since 2008

The Schuldschein market processed €8.3bn of deals in the third quarter — more than in the whole first half of 2018 — as rising interest rates and higher spreads in the bond market have brought borrowers back.

  • By Silas Brown
  • 03 Oct 2018

"There is no doubt that as interest rates rise, companies are speeding up funding programmes, and they can see the depth of liquidity and comparative stability of the Schuldschein market," said a banker who arranges deals at a German bank. 

Some 45 transactions closed in the third quarter, according ...

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