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Covered Bond Purchase Programmes: Should the ECB sell to ease the squeeze?

Jun 20th, 2013

“Squeeze-time” is probably the “it” word of the covered bond world so far in 2013. Issuance has remained subdued, with overall euro benchmark covered bond volumes having just moved above EUR50bn, while redemption volumes have been significantly higher, coming in at EUR85bn in the first five months of the year.