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    1. October 6, 2014

      Josef Ackermann to join Bank of Cyprus board

      Josef Ackermann is set to become non-executive chairman of Bank of Cyprus in an overhaul of its board of directors proposed...

    2. September 30, 2014

      Deutsche Bank withholds bonuses from co-chiefs and top executives

      Deutsche Bank is withholding several million euros in bonuses from its co-chief executives and other current and former top...

    1. September 23, 2014

      Deutsche Bank’s Jürgen Fitschen charged over Kirch case

      The co-chief executive of Deutsche Bank, Jürgen Fitschen, has been charged with attempted fraud in Germany as the legacy...

    2. September 18, 2014

      Ex-chief poses dilemma for Siemens

      After Peter Löscher was ousted from the helm of Siemens last year following a succession of profit warnings, the...

    3. December 16, 2013

      Zurich pulls off coup to poach Swiss Re’s financial chief

      Zurich Insurance has pulled off a coup by poaching George Quinn from its rival Swiss Re as a replacement for its late chief...

    4. November 5, 2013

      Deutsche Bank chief named in legal probe

      Jürgen Fitschen, Deutsche Bank’s co-chief executive, has been named as a suspect in a probe into whether the bank’s board...

    5. November 4, 2013

      Probe into Zurich CFO’s suicide finds no evidence of undue pressure

      An investigation into the suicide of Zurich Insurance’s chief financial officer has found no evidence that he had been put...

    6. September 18, 2013

      Shake-up continues in Siemens boardroom

      Siemens has made big changes to its management and supervisory boards as the German engineering company tries to draw a line...

    7. September 12, 2013

      Ackermann resignation offers Siemens chance of boardroom peace

      On a sweltering Saturday in late July at a Munich airport hotel Germany’s most influential industrialist and its once most...

    8. FT Alphaville

      September 12, 2013

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Alcoa’s opposition to the LME’s metals warehousing proposals is interesting, Izzi says...

    9. September 12, 2013

      Ackermann quits Siemens after boardroom clash

      The once unstoppable career of Josef Ackermann has suffered its second blow in two weeks, after the Swiss financier said he...

    10. September 11, 2013

      Zurich Insurance names Tom de Swaan as chairman

      Zurich Insurance has filled the gap in its upper ranks left after the unexpected departure of Josef Ackermann by appointing...

    11. FT Long Short

      September 10, 2013

      John Reed on bank stocks

      Maybe we should reinstate Glass-Steagall. Or maybe we should revisit the system of publicly quoted banks. That at least...

    12. August 30, 2013

      Zurich to launch probe into death of finance chief

      Zurich Insurance will investigate whether its former finance chief had been put under undue pressure before his death, as it...

    13. FT Alphaville

      August 30, 2013

      The (early) Lunch Wrap

      Good morning New York, FT ALPHAVILLE Big, detailed post from Cardiff: what can emerging markets do to stop capital flowing...

    14. August 29, 2013

      Pressure high at the top in Zurich

      Josef Ackermann has not had a good summer. In July, the former Deutsche Bank boss, now a career non-executive, seems to have...

    15. August 29, 2013

      Carrefour’s strong earnings lift European stocks

      Equity markets were broadly higher on a big day for results in Europe, helped by a strong showing for the region’s biggest...

    16. August 29, 2013

      Zurich: executive tragedies

      Out of respect for loved ones, or perhaps because an investigation is under way, companies tend to release very few details...

    17. Business Blog

      August 29, 2013

      The resignation of Josef Ackermann over a tragedy is an extraordinary event

      Suicide is a tragedy and it is impossible from the outside to know exactly what led to someone taking his own life. But...

    18. August 29, 2013

      Ackermann leaves Zurich after CFO death

      Josef Ackermann has resigned as chairman of Zurich Insurance after barely a year in the role, saying he was under pressure...

    19. May 29, 2013

      Deutsche shareholders rebel over supervisory board

      Deutsche Bank’s shareholders have rebelled over a motion to keep prominent industrialist Henning Kagermann on its...

    20. April 30, 2013

      Spain’s bankers reap pension jackpot

      The departure of Alfredo Sáenz as chief executive of Banco Santander has shone a spotlight on a quirky remuneration detail –...

    21. February 28, 2013

      How EU cap would hit banker bonuses

      Following a provisional agreement in Brussels to cap bankers’ bonuses, Lina Saigol and Ben Fenton look at how the new rules...

    22. January 30, 2013

      Deutsche Bank chiefs maintain course

      Seven months after taking over from Josef Ackermann at the helm of Deutsche Bank, Anshu Jain and Jürgen Fitschen have been...

    23. December 20, 2012

      Deutsche Bank headquarters searched again

      Deutsche Bank’s headquarters have been searched by prosecutors for the second time this month in a further demonstration of...

    24. November 16, 2012

      Deutsche Bank faces damages in Kirch case

      Deutsche Bank has suffered a setback in its long-running legal battle with a German media tycoon after a judge cast doubt on...

    25. November 1, 2012

      Deutsche Bank names new North America head

      Deutsche Bank has promoted a US corporate finance banker to head efforts to cement its place among Wall Street’s elite,...

    26. October 30, 2012

      Investment banking buoys Deutsche Bank

      A bounce in investment banking revenues helped Deutsche Bank draw a contrast with Swiss rival UBS’s cull of 10,000 jobs...

    27. September 11, 2012

      Deutsche prefers ‘recalibration’ to revolution

      Revolutions are hardly ever sketched out in conservative German boardrooms. And so Anshu Jain and Jürgen Fitschen were keen...

    28. September 11, 2012

      Deutsche Bank – auf Wiedersehen, Josef

      Gee thanks, guys. If Josef Ackermann was listening as his successors unveiled their strategy for Deutsche Bank on Tuesday,...

    29. September 11, 2012

      Deutsche vows shake-up of bank culture

      Deutsche Bank has promised more cost cuts, a stronger balance sheet and curbs on senior bankers’ pay as its new leadership...

    30. September 9, 2012

      Deutsche to break with Ackermann target

      Deutsche Bank will this week follow global rivals in promising much lower returns amid long-term gloom over prospects for...

    31. June 12, 2012

      Jain seeks to boost his German profile

      Anshu Jain has used his first public speech as Deutsche Bank’s co-chief executive to try to boost his standing in Germany,...

    32. June 7, 2012

      The banks that are too complex to exist

      Why did JPMorgan Chase’s top management fail to spot the $2bn-plus losses brewing in the chief investment office this year?...

    33. June 1, 2012

      Deutsche Bank’s Jain heads operating arms

      Deutsche Bank confirmed on Friday that Anshu Jain would retain control over most of the bank’s operating divisions after he...

    34. May 31, 2012

      Ackermann defends record at Deutsche

      Josef Ackermann ended his turbulent decade-long leadership of Deutsche Bank with a robust defence of his record, saying...

    35. April 26, 2012

      Deutsche Bank hit by trading slowdown

      Deutsche Bank’s net income fell by a third in the first quarter after Europe’s largest bank by assets was hit by a tougher...

    36. April 23, 2012

      Investors challenge Deutsche Bank board

      Deutsche Bank’s non-executive board is facing a protest from an influential activist investor over its pay policies and...

    37. April 12, 2012

      Banking: Double entry at Deutsche

      If any financial institution embodies what “too big to fail” means, it might be Germany’s Deutsche Bank. The flagship lender...

    38. March 23, 2012

      Credit Suisse slashes executive pay

      Credit Suisse slashed pay for its most senior bosses last year after a steep drop in profits, as an unexpected candidate...

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