NN Bank is preparing the set-up of an additional Covered Bond Programme. NN Bank intends to establish this programme, a so called Soft Bullet structure, in 2020, under which new Covered Bond issuances are expected to take place.
The new Covered Bond Programme will allow further diversification of the debt investor base and enhance flexibility with respect to bond tenors.
Nationale-Nederlanden Bank N.V. (NN Bank) offers retail banking services - savings, bank annuities, retail investments, mortgages and consumer loans - to approximately one million customers, primarily in the Netherlands. NN Bank is a subsidiary of NN Group N.V., an international financial services company, which provides retirement services, pensions, insurance, investments and banking to approximately 18 million customers internationally. NN Group N.V. is listed on Euronext Amsterdam (NN).
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