Monday December 9, 2019

Deutsche Bank plays its last card - and it might just work

A last-ditch restructuring plan could save Deutsche Bank, but the debacle reflects poorly on Germany’s claim to leadership in Europe and in the eurozone

14th July, 2019

D is for Deutsche Bank. In the decade since the global financial crisis began to reshape the banking industry, Germany’s mightiest financial institution has tried everything to maintain its position in banking’s premier league. Plans A, B and C were pursued, and as each one failed, the bank moved a little closer to the relegation zone.

Now comes Plan D, involving a shrinking of Deutsche Bank’s global investment banking ambitions, mainly...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Then €19.99 a month after the offer period.

Get basic
*New subscribers only
You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Related Stories

Real conversations about wealth transfer from parents to children are a must – and they should be had in plenty of time

Peter Kinsella | 1 day ago

Ageism is not okay, whether it’s directed at a younger generation or an older one, as an ‘Ok boomer’-spouting Generation Z should know

Nadine O’Regan | 3 weeks ago