Barclays Sells First Covered-Bonds In U.S. Dollars

15 Sep 2010

Barclays Bank has for the first time sold covered bonds in U.S. dollars.

Barclays Bank has for the first time sold covered bonds in U.S. dollars. The U.K. bank said it was responding to U.S. investor demand for AAA-rated paper, and that it had received $1.4 billion in orders. Covered bond sales have soared 53% so far this year, according to ...

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