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Morten Bækmand Nielsen

Morten Bækmand Nielsen

Acting Governor, First Vice-Governor, Nykredit
Morten Bækmand Nielsen is head of ALM and investor relations at Danish mortgage bank Nykredit and chairman of the European Covered Bond Council. He holds a master's degree in economics from the University of Copenhagen and has attended courses at London Business School and University of Pennsylvania/Wharton. In his previous work Morten was involved in developing new mortgage products, analysing mortgage finance and bond markets and working on regulatory affairs. Morten is a frequent speaker at seminars and conferences covering topics such as housing finance, bank funding and financial regulation. Nykredit is Denmark's largest lender and the largest issuer of mortgage covered bonds in Europe.