Lower coupon rate on mortgage bonds
The mortgage banks have increased the amount of 30-year fixed-rate convertible mortgage bonds with a coupon rate of 1.5 per cent or lower by kr. 522 billion in the past year. At the same time, the outstanding amount of bonds with a coupon rate greater than 1.5 per cent decreased. Since February 2019, the net addition of 30-year fixed-rate mortgage bonds totalled kr. 132 billion.