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Press release

6 July 2016
European banks concerned about Basel IV proposals

The new rules planned by the Basel Committee on Banking Supervision to finalise Basel III – known as ‘Basel IV’ – would ...

Press release

29 June 2016
Association of German Banks’ president Peters: German financial marketplace can profi ..

The outcome of the referendum in the UK was a shock – we definitely would have preferred a different one,” said ...

Press release

24 June 2016
German Banking Industry Committee regrets Brexit vote – German financial marketplace ..

The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC), made up of the five leading banking-sector associations, regrets the vote by the British ...

Press release

24 June 2016
Association of German Banks’ president Peters: A black day for the UK and Europe

“We see the vote by the British people to leave the EU with great concern,” said Hans-Walter Peters, the Association ...

Press release

21 June 2016
French Banking Federation and Association of German Banks express their concern about ..

Basel IV: French and German banking federations meet French Finance Minister Michel Sapin and express concerns on the risks for ...

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7 June 2016
Michael Kemmer: ECB corporate bond buying programme won’t have any positive impact

“The European Central Bank (ECB) will not achieve any noticeable effect on investment and consumer prices when it expands its ...

Press release

1 June 2016
Association of German Banks welcomes plans for possible stock exchange merger

“A merger between Deutsche Börse and the London Stock Exchange is an opportunity for Europe and for Germany as a ...

Press release

22 April 2016
Communications forum launched for fintechs and banks

Around 60 participants, made up of almost 40 fintechs, various banks and the Association of German Banks, this week (on ...

Press release

19 April 2016
Opinion confirms inadequate legal basis for a European Deposit Insurance Scheme (EDIS ..

Article 114 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU), cited by the European Commission as the ...

Press release

11 April 2016
Private banks’ new president Peters: Complexity of regulation causing banks concern

“A stable financial market needs stable regulation,” said Hans-Walter Peters, new president of the Association of German Banks and spokesman ...

Press release

11 April 2016
Hans-Walter Peters new president of the Association of German Banks

Handover of office at the Association of German Banks: Hans-Walter Peters, spokesman for the managing partners of Joh. Berenberg, Gossler ...

Press release

11 April 2016
John Cryan elected to the Association of German Banks’ board of directors and preside ..

The Association of German Banks’ delegates assembly today elected John Cryan, co-chief executive officer of Deutsche Bank, to the Association ...

Press release

14 March 2016
Kemmer: “Financial literacy essential!”

At the start of the second European Money Week (Europe-wide from 14 – 18 March 2016) Michael Kemmer, General Manager of ...

Press release

10 March 2016
ECB interest rate decision: the problem is the dose and frequency of the medicine

“It was totally unnecessary for the European Central Bank (ECB) to open the cash floodgates even wider today. The central ...

Press release

9 March 2016
Economic forecast: Europe facing major challenges – monetary policy no panacea

“Across the globe, we are currently experiencing an extraordinary accumulation of risks. Yet we cannot go along with those who ...

Press release

25 February 2016
New GBIC expert opinion: leverage ratio sets serious perverse incentives

A leverage ratio will not make the financial system more stable. On the contrary, an inflexible instrument of this kind ...

Press release

4 February 2016
German Banking Industry Committee critical of unnecessary regulatory burdens

In its response to a consultation by the European Commission, the German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) criticises “unnecessary burdens” arising ...

Press release

25 January 2016
Basel IV plans for new capital requirements go too far

“German banks have hugely improved their capital ratios and thus their resilience in recent years. The Basel IV plans now ...

Publication

21 January 2016
The German private commercial banks' voluntary deposit guarantee schemes

A Brief Guide and List of Member Banks.

Publication

21 January 2016
By-laws of the Deposit Protection Fund of the Association of German Banks, December 2 ..

By-laws of the Deposit Protection Fund (valid until end of September 2017)

Publication

6 November 2015
Small and medium-sized private Banks - reliable partners

The private banks include both big, internationally operating banks and small banks with a regional focus, as well as both ...

Publication

1 June 2015
The Ombudsman Scheme of the private commercial banks

Rules of procedure for the settlement of customer complaints in the German private commercial banking sector.

Publication

20 January 2015
Financing foreign trade

For Germany, foreign trade is the main guarantor of growth and employment, accounting for one in three jobs. What makes ...

Publication

1 November 2014
The future of IFRSs in Europe

Since the adoption of the IAS Regulation in 2002, the International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRSs) have served as the authoritative ...

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