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Commerzbank

Commerzbank AG (FWB: CBK) is the second-largest bank in Germany, after Deutsche Bank, headquartered in Frankfurt am Main.

Commerzbank is mainly active in commercial banking, retail banking and mortgaging. It suffered reversals in investment banking and shut its Commerzbank Securities investment banking unit. Investment banking, capital market, equities, and corporate banking operations are now integrated as a division of the Commerzbank group. Read More

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Australian Stock Market Report – Morning August 13, 2014

By Comsec

In European economic news, Germany ZEW economic sentiment index fell from 27.1 to 8.6 - the lowest level in 18 months and well below expectations. The ZEW current conditions index fell from 61.80 to 55.5. (Aug 13)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, IRAQ, DOW JONES, FTSE, GERMANY, TWITTER

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Australian Stock Market Report – Morning July 9, 2014

By Comsec

In US economic data, consumer credit rose by $19.6 billion in May - in line with expectations. US Minneapolis Fed President Kocherlakota (voter, dove) spoke overnight, saying that the improvement in the unemployment rate overstates the degree of healing in the labour market. (Jul 09)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, DOW JONES, FTSE

U.S. recovery puts onus on Europe and China
U.S. Recovery Puts Onus on Europe and China

By Reuters

The world's top financial policymakers descend on Washington later this week with a debate fizzing once again about what needs to be done to galvanise economic growth. (Apr 07)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, FEDERAL RESERVE, IMF, GOLDMAN SACHS, EUROPEAN UNION, JAPAN

U.S. Fed Guessing Game Intensifies While West Isolates Russia
U.S. Fed Guessing Game Intensifies While West Isolates Russia

By Reuters

The guessing game over U.S. interest rates is likely to intensify this week after new Fed Chair Janet Yellen raised the prospect of a hike early next year, while Russia's annexation of Crimea will keep investors focused on its next move. (Mar 24)

MORE TOPICS: BARACK OBAMA, FEDERAL RESERVE, BANK OF AMERICA, BNP PARIBAS, HSBC, MERRILL LYNCH

Deutsche Bank declined to comment on reports that it is talking to 50 employees over possible Libor rigging allegations (Photo: Reuters)
Australian Stock Market Report – Morning 1/21/14

By Comsec

European shares edged lower in thin trade on Monday. A surprising quarterly loss by Deutsche Bank prompted investors to cash in recent gains on banking stocks. Deutsche Bank fell by 5.4% after a drop in fixed income trading revenues restructuring costs, and also warning about a challenging 2014. (Jan 21)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, GOLD, DEUTSCHE BANK, FTSE, FIXED-INCOME, TWITTER

Global Crude Oil Futures Drop on Federal Reserve QE Taper Fears

By IBTimes UK

Expected supply from Libya, Iraq and Iran will also put pressure on prices. (Dec 14)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, FEDERAL RESERVE, IRAQ, BARCLAYS, CRUDE OIL, NEW YORK

Gold Prices to Swing Next Week Ahead of Federal Reserve QE Taper Decision

By IBTimes UK

Gold could lose investment allure if dollar strengthens on Fed move. (Dec 14)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, GOLD PRICES, RETAIL SALES, RETAIL, MANAGEMENT

Banks Trim Risk but Fail to Raise Provisions Ahead of EU Review

By Reuters

Most of Europe's big banks shed risky assets in the quarter to September, but they have yet to take extra provisions against doubtful loans to show they have put the financial crisis behind them in time for a critical review by regulators. (Dec 08)

MORE TOPICS: BANK OF ENGLAND, EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK, LONDON

Gold Prices Set to Drop as US Economic Recovery Gains Momentum

By IBTimes UK

Improving US economy will boost US dollar and pull down gold prices. (Nov 23)

MORE TOPICS: GOLD, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, IMF, MANUFACTURING, GOLD PRICES

European Markets Fall on Renewed Federal Reserve QE Taper Fears

By IBTimes UK

Investors expecting positive US jobs data with trimming of $85bn-a-month bond-buying anticipated soon. (Nov 21)

MORE TOPICS: CHINA, FEDERAL RESERVE, UNEMPLOYMENT, HSBC, FTSE, GERMANY