Covered Bond Investor Conference 2019
Date and Venue

27 June 2019
Time: 09.00-15.30

Venue: Deutsche Nationalbibliothek, Frankfurt am Main

Event Overview

All interested financial market participants were invited to The Covered Bond Investor Conference, hosted by the ICMA Covered Bond Investor Council and The Covered Bond Report in Frankfurt.
Topics for the 2019 conference include:
  • Regulation: Covered Bond Directive and ESN
  • Developments Green, Sustainable & Social Bonds
  • Developing Covered Bond Structures
  • Investor Sentiment in the post CBPP3 era

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Registration, tea & coffee

Welcome Remarks
Martin Scheck, Chief Executive, International Capital Market Association
09:40 Keynote - Demystifying 250 years of Pfandbrief History
Fritz Engelhard, SSA and Covered Bond Research, Barclays
09:55 Panel: Moving on - Directive implementation, ESNs and extendible maturities
Moderator: Neil Day, Managing Editor, The Covered Bond Report

Luca Bertalot, Secretary General, EMF-ECBC 
Cristina Costa, Senior Covered Bond Analyst, Société Générale
Jana Kovalcikova, Policy Expert, European Banking Authority
Andrés Manzanares, Adviser, Risk Management Directorate, ECB
Otmar Stöcker, Managing Director, vdp
Coffee Break
Panel: Investor Sentiment in the post CBPP3 era
Moderator: Tim Skeet, Head of Western Europe Origination, Debt Capital Markets, Bank of China

Andreas Denger, Senior Portfolio Manager, Covered Bond Analyst, Munich Ergo Asset Management (MEAG)
Dirk Husnik, Director – Syndicate, BayernLB
Daniel Rauch, Senior Portfolio Manager, Union Investment
Maureen Schuller, Head of Financials Research, ING
Zuzana Stockton, Director, Head of Covered Bond Syndicate in EMEA, Deutsche Bank 
13:00 Panel: Novel jurisdictions, structures and assets 
Moderator: Ted Packmohr, Head of Financials & Covered Bond Research, Commerzbank

Lars Jebjerg, CFO, Danish Ship Finance
Max Ehrengren, Head of Treasury & ALM, Luminor
Periklis Voulgaris, Executive Vice President, Alpha Bank Romania
Ryo Yoshida, Director, DCM, SMBC Nikko Capital Markets
13:55 Panel: Green, Sustainable & Social Bonds
Moderator: Berit Lindholdt-Lauridsen, Director, ICMA

Mehdi Abdi, Senior Portfolio Manager, Actiam
Ralf Berninger, Head of Investor Relations, SFIL
Lars Mac Key, Head of DCM Sustainable Bonds, Danske Bank
Patrick Steeg, Head of Asset and Liability Management, LBBW
Felix Zillmann, Funding & Investor Relations, Berlin Hyp
14:40 Closing Remarks
Neil Day, Managing Editor, The Covered Bond Report
14:45 The Covered Bond Report Awards for Excellence
Event Close

**Please note this agenda is subject to change.

Mayer Brown is a distinctively global law firm, uniquely positioned to advise the world’s leading companies and financial institutions on their most complex deals and disputes.  With extensive reach across four continents, we are the only integrated law firm in the world with approximately 200 lawyers in each of the world’s three largest financial centers—New York, London and Hong Kong—the backbone of the global economy.  Given our firm’s preeminent securitization and mortgage market experience, it is not surprising that the firm counts among its lawyers some of the leading covered bond practitioners.  From advising clients on the first covered bonds under taken by a U.S. depository institution, to advising Canadian and other non-U.S. banks on their covered bond issuances, to undertaking the first U.S. public offering of covered bonds in the United States, Mayer Brown lawyers have been front and center.  Our long experience with covered bonds and our knowledge of bank regulatory issues, the mortgage markets, financial institutions and financing techniques makes us a worthy partner to our issuer, dealer, initial purchaser, and underwriter clients.

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