Ruben van Leeuwen
Senior ABS Strategist
Ruben van Leeuwen is head of the Financials Credit Research team and is the research specialist on covered bonds and securitisations.
His main focus is on secured debt instruments issued by Benelux banks and insurers, and on the underlying collateral of these transactions, which mainly consists of residential mortgage loans. As such, he is an expert in linking developments in housing and mortgage markets to financial markets.
Ruben joined Rabobank in 2013. Prior to that, he worked at ABN AMRO in various roles, last as Senior Fixed Income Strategist. He is a CFA charter holder and has obtained his MSc in International Economic Studies at Maastricht University.