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    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. August 12, 2014

      Deutsche Bank set for Jürgen Fitschen to face Kirch case charges

      Deutsche Bank is braced for its co-chief executive Jürgen Fitschen to be charged as part of an investigation into whether...

    1. February 20, 2014

      Deutsche Bank ends Kirch estate legal battle

      After 12 years of legal wrangling in one of the most prolonged court battles in recent history, Deutsche Bank on Thursday...

    2. February 19, 2014

      Deutsche Bank close to €1bn Kirch settlement

      Deutsche Bank is close to resolving a decade-long legal battle with the heirs of German media magnate Leo Kirch, with plans...

    3. 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...

    4. April 11, 2013

      Legal challenge prompts Deutsche Bank EGM

      Deutsche Bank’s long-running battle with a disgruntled former client resurfaced on Thursday as the bank was forced to stage...

    5. February 26, 2013

      Deutsche Bank has to delay annual report

      Deutsche Bank is being forced to hold an extraordinary shareholder meeting and delay its annual report after investors...

    6. 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...

    7. December 14, 2012

      Deutsche Bank liable in Kirch case

      A Munich court has handed a fresh legal setback to Deutsche Bank, ruling that Germany’s flagship lender is liable to pay...

    8. December 12, 2012

      Police raid Deutsche HQ in tax probe

      Two of Deutsche Bank’s top executives have been drawn into a tax fraud inquiry by German prosecutors, casting further dark...

    9. 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...

    10. March 1, 2012

      Deutsche rejects €800m Kirch deal

      Deutsche Bank has walked away from a potential €800m out-of-court settlement with the heirs of the defunct Kirch media...

    11. February 13, 2012

      Deutsche nears settlement in Kirch dispute

      Deutsche Bank is closing in on an possible €800m settlement with the family of media mogul Leo Kirch that would bring an end...

    12. December 19, 2011

      Ex-Deutsche Bank chief settles Kirch case

      A former chief executive of Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay €350,000 without admitting liability over charges that he gave...

    13. November 14, 2011

      Ackermann ends push to lead board

      Josef Ackermann is to leave Deutsche Bank after a decade as chief executive after failing to win shareholder support to...

    14. July 14, 2011

      TV entrepreneur who captured the ‘zeitgeist’

      Leo Kirch, the entrepreneur who helped change the face of German television before his empire collapsed a decade ago, died...

    15. May 23, 2011

      State lending targets grist to history’s mill

      David Cameron would do well to study a bit of foreign history. Here are three episodes that would merit the UK prime...

    16. May 19, 2011

      Deutsche Bank chief testifies in Kirch case

      Josef Ackermann, chief executive of Deutsche Bank, has appeared in a court in Germany to shed light on his role in a...

    17. January 5, 2011

      Banker held in $50m F1 pay probe

      A German banker is under arrest on suspicion of receiving $50m in corrupt payments in connection with the sale of a stake in...

    18. April 21, 2010

      Deutsche reaches settlement over spying affair

      Deutsche Bank has reached an out of court settlement with two employees who pursued legal action after they were dismissed...

    19. FT Alphaville

      November 19, 2009

      Former Deutsche chief faces charges

      State prosecutors in Germany have levelled charges against Rolf Breuer, the former chief executive of Deutsche Bank, marking...

    20. November 19, 2009

      Former D Bank head faces charges over Kirch group

      State prosecutors in Germany have levelled charges against Rolf Breuer, the former chief executive of Deutsche Bank,...

    21. November 19, 2009

      Former head of Deutsche Bank faces charges

      State prosecutors in Germany have levelled charges against Rolf Breuer, the former chief executive of Deutsche Bank,...

    22. November 18, 2009

      Former head of Deutsche Bank faces charges

      State prosecutors in Germany have levelled charges against Rolf Breuer, the former chief executive of Deutsche Bank, marking...

    23. FT Alphaville

      October 1, 2009

      Kirch links Deutsche talks to scandal

      Leo Kirch, the media entrepreneur at the centre of a legal fight with Deutsche Bank, has linked possible talks over a...

    24. October 1, 2009

      Kirch links D Bank spying scandal to settlement talks

      Leo Kirch, the media entrepreneur at the centre of a legal fight with Deutsche Bank, has linked possible talks over a...

    25. September 30, 2009

      Kirch links Deutsche Bank talks to scandal

      Leo Kirch, the media entrepreneur at the centre of a legal fight with Deutsche Bank, has linked possible talks over a...

    26. September 4, 2009

      Deutsche Bank ponders mediation

      Deutsche Bank is considering whether to join a mediation process that could lead to the end of its long-running legal...

    27. September 3, 2009

      Deutsche Bank ponders mediation

      Deutsche Bank is considering whether to join a mediation process that could lead to the end of its long-running legal battle...

    28. August 17, 2009

      An enhanced vantage

      One day this summer, Michael Bohndorf, a 69-year-old Deutsche Bank shareholder, travelled from his home on the Spanish...

    29. August 16, 2009

      An enhanced vantage

      One day this summer, Michael Bohndorf, a 69-year-old Deutsche Bank shareholder, travelled from his home on the Spanish...

    30. November 29, 2008

      Premiere gets Bundesliga TV deal for €1bn

      Germany’s only pay-television channel, Premiere, will pay about €1bn ($1.26bn) to show live Bundesliga football for four...

    31. September 27, 2008

      Kirch denied media comeback

      One-time German media mogul Leo Kirch has been forced to postpone his return to the big time after the German football...

    32. January 9, 2008

      German return match for veteran media moguls

      Rupert Murdoch is 76. Leo Kirch is 81. The two media moguls know each other well and share a mutual admiration and dislike...

    33. January 8, 2008

      German return match for veteran media moguls

      Rupert Murdoch is 76. Leo Kirch is 81. The two media moguls know each other well and share a mutual admiration and dislike...

    34. FT Alphaville

      October 11, 2007

      Bavarian octogenarian 1, Premiere, nil

      Shares in Premiere, Germany’s biggest pay-television company, slumped on Wednesday amid fears it would be hit by the...

    35. October 11, 2007

      Comeback Kid Kirch

      Leo Kirch is back. The fall of the veteran German media entrepreneur was one of the most dramatic in post-war Germany. When...

    36. October 11, 2007

      Comeback Kid Kirch

      Leo Kirch is back. The fall of the veteran German media entrepreneur was one of the most dramatic in post-war Germany. When...

    37. October 11, 2007

      Premiere hit by Kirch fears

      Shares in Premiere, the German pay-television company, slumped yesterday amid fears it would be hit by the surprise return...

    38. October 11, 2007

      Premiere stock slumps on fears of Kirch return

      Shares in Premiere, the German pay-TV company, yesterday slumped amid fears it would be hit by the surprise return to the...

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