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Setting the Standard
for Securitisation


The aim of the PCS initiative is to support and strengthen the European securitisation market as a safe and sound tool for the financing of the economy.

PCS Symposium - Amsterdam: Securitisation - The missing component in Europe's financial architecture

2024-01-18 9:00 am
2024-01-18 5:30 pm
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
On site
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PCS Symposium - Amsterdam: Securitisation - The missing component in Europe's financial architecture

18-01-2024 9:00 am
18-01-2024 5:30 pm
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
On site

Bank of England consultation deadline for securitisation capital requirements


PCS Symposium - London: Securitisation - The missing component of Europe's financial architecture

08-02-2024 9:00 am
08-02-2024 7:00 pm
London, UK
On site

PCS Symposium - Madrid: Securitisation - The missing component of Europe's financial architecture

06-03-2024 9:00 am
06-03-2024 5:30 pm
Madrid, Spain
On site

PCS Symposium - Frankfurt: Securitisation - The Missing Component of Europe's Financial Architecture

13-03-2024 9:00 am
13-03-2024 6:00 pm
Frankfurt, Germany
On site

AFME's 15th Annual Spanish Capital Markets Conference

 2024-04-18 8:00 am
Madrid Spain
On site

ABS Asia 2024

Hong Kong

TSI conference in Berlin

Berlin, Germany
On site

ABS East 2024- Miami

Miami, USA
On site

Lagarde calls for a strong securitisation market as an essential component of a historically necessary change to Europe's finance architecture

It is not everyday that a public official calls upon the legacy of the great philosopher Immanuel......
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STS Securitisations – Year to Date

STS Securitisations – All Time

Our Team Members

Ian Bell

CEO and Head of Outreach

Ian Bell has worked in securitisation in various capacities since 1988, first as a lawyer and partner at Clifford Chance, then as general counsel and head of structured finance at Standard & Poor’s Europe and finally as CEO of PCS.

Mark Lewis

COO and Head of Analytics

Mark Lewis has been a participant in the domestic and international financial markets since 1983 and in the securitisation markets since 1989 including roles as Head of European Securitisation at UBS and Global Head of Structured capital markets at Unicredit as well as Chair of AFME’s Securitisation Committee.

Tris Lateward

Chief HR Officer and Director of Operations

Tris has long standing experience in office management and worked at AFME in the securitisation division.

Max Bronzwaer

Member of the Board of PCS UK and PCS EU

Max Bronzwaer was Treasurer and Member of the Management Board of Obvion Mortgages, a 100% subsidiary of Rabobank Group where he was responsible for Obvion’s RMBS programme STORM, one of Europe’s leading RMBS programmes with more than 40 transactions and total issuance of over EUR 55 billion including the world’s first green RMBS.

Rob Koning

Market Outreach

Rob Koning has been working for 40 years in the banking industry. Since 1994 he has been actively involved in securitisation, both in Europe and the US. As a Managing Director in Structured Finance at ABN AMRO Bank, Rob was responsible for the Dutch market as well as the global ABCP business line of the bank.

Harry Noutsos

Market Outreach

Harry Noutsos started working in securitisation in 2000 where, after working in research and structuring at CSFB, he took on responsibilities for modelling and structuring at Bank of America and Santander before taking the position Global Head of ABS for ING.

Ashley Hofmann

Market Outreach

Ashley Hofmann has been working in the securitisation industry for 12 years organising events and marketing campaigns for Euromoney Institutional Investor under subsidiaries IMN and GlobalCapital. She previously managed IMN’s industry conferences and sponsorships including Global ABS, and was responsible for producing and selling GlobalCapital’s European Securitization Awards.

Fazel Ahmed

Analytical Team

Fazel Ahmed has been a participant in the domestic, European and international securitisation markets since 1989 including roles as Head of Asia Pacific Securitisation at UBS and Co-Global Head of Securitisation at CIBC World Markets.

Robert Leach

Analytical Team

Rob Leach has worked on securitisations both in the US and Europe since 1998 for S&P and GMAC Commercial Mortgage/Capmark. Prior to that he was a commercial real estate loan originator.

Martina Spaeth

Analytical Team

Martina Spaeth started working in securitisation in 1997, first at UBS and then at Fitch before leading the German securitisation team at HVB/Unicredit. She then moved to FMS in charge of an asset management group restructuring bad debts.

Daniele Vella

Analytical Team

Daniele Vella is a lawyer specialising in securitisation since 2000 at Clifford Chance, Allen & Overy and Hogan Lovells as well as at Barclays and RBS.

Lauren Shirley

Events Manager

Lauren Shirley is an accomplished events professional specialising in corporate conferences and networking events. She joined PCS in January of 2023 in order to manage their European Symposia Series.

Do you want to be kept up to date?

PCS publishes a regular newsletter bringing stakeholders up to date with key topics in STS and securitisation as well as analysis and current market data. We also publish news flashes on important developments.


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