"Deutsche Bank" translates as "German Bank" and is a German global banking and financial services company with its headquarters in Frankfurt.
Deutsche Bank has more than 100,000 employees in over 70 countries. It is sometimes confused with Germany's central Bank, the "Bundesbank." The bank is on Germany's XETRA financial market, with the ticker symbol DBK. This page is a collection of DW's latest content on Deutsche Bank.
Before the real estate and financial crisis of 2008, American banks earned big with the mortgage business. It was largely based on bad debt, which should never have been issued. It was these transactions that made the real estate crisis possible.
Since Donald Trump emerged the winner of the US presidential election last week, Deutsche Bank stocks have risen close to 19 percent. The bank and the president-elect have had a steady creditor-debtor relationship the last years. Could there be a conflict of interest now?