Rabobank launches Covered Bond Programme
Covered bond roadshow announced
11 May 2017
Rabobank announced a deal related roadshow to offer Covered Bonds to institutional investors. The inaugural Covered Bond will be issued under the EUR 25 billion Programme, which is backed by Dutch prime residential mortgages and is assigned a (P) Aaa rating by Moody’s. Rabobank received regulatory approval from the De Nederlandsche Bank on its Covered Bond Programme.
Rabobank plans to issue one or two benchmark transactions per year under the Programme. Issuing Covered Bonds will further diversify and optimize Rabobank's funding composition, which supports the Strategic Framework of the bank. Covered Bonds provide attractive funding for especially longer duration issues. It also leads to a further diversification of the investor base.
Information on the issue of Rabobank Covered Bonds can be found on
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