German watchdog launches new Amazon investigation

2020-08-16

  Reuters. File photo. Amazon’s logistics center in Lauwin-Planque BERLIN (Reuters) – Germany’s antitrust agency has launched a new investigation into Amazon’s (Nasdaq:) relationship with third-party traders who sell on its website, the head of the agency was quoted as saying on Sunday. “We are currently investigating whether and howRead More →

Deutsche Bank puts prominent German politician on the board By Reuters

2020-01-24

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The logo of Deutsche Bank is pictured on a company’s office in London FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Deutsche Bank (DE:) on Friday appointed https://www.db.com/newsroom_news/2020/sigmar-gabriel-nominated-to-join-deutsche-bank-s-supervisory-board-en-11462.htm former German government minister Sigmar Gabriel, regarded as a proponent of strong European and transatlantic ties, to its supervisory board. Deutsche Bank isRead More →

German tabloid likens ECB’s Draghi to fanged Dracula

2019-09-13

Reuters European Central Bank (ECB) President Mario Draghi speaks at a news conference on the outcome of the meeting of the Governing Council, in Frankfurt, Germany, September 12, 2019. Not everyone’s a fan of the European Central Bank’s package of easing measures delivered Thursday. The German tabloid Bild put aRead More →

German market regulator lifts short sale ban on Wirecard By Reuters

2019-04-18

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: The headquarters of Wirecard AG, an independent provider of outsourcing and white label solutions for electronic payment transactions is seen in Aschheim FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Germany’s markets regulator Bafin on Friday said its two-month ban on short-selling shares of payments company Wirecard had expired. In February,Read More →