Association of German Banks
We represent more than 200 private commercial banks and eleven member associations.
8 November 2021
Hamburg Commercial Bank to join the Deposit Protection Fund
The Hamburg Commercial Bank (HCOB) will become a full member of the Association of German Banks on 1 January 2022 and will switch to the voluntary Deposit Protection Fund of German private banks. This was decided by the Board of Directors of the banking association at a meeting in Brussels today.
3 November 2021
Sewing: ISSB in Frankfurt a major success
Christian Sewing, President of the Association of German Banks, on the decision of the IFRS Foundation to base the International Sustainability Standards Board (ISSB) in Frankfurt am Main, Germany.
27 October 2021
Christian Ossig on the implementation of Basel IV
The European Commission’s proposals for implementing the Basel rules are a step in the right direction. But they do not yet go far enough. Europe is different. It is good that the Commission has decided to take into account European specificities.
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