In 2021, the world will gradually free itself from the shackles of the corona pandemic. For the coming year, DZ BANK Research anticipates a strong recovery of the global economy and forecasts growth of 5 percent.
Dr. Jan Holthusen will succeed Stefan Bielmeier as Head of the Research and Economics Division of DZ BANK on January 1, 2021.
In the first half of 2020, the DZ BANK Group generated a profit before taxes of €557 million and has thus far coped well with the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
With its pledge to the Principles for Responsible Banking (PRB), DZ BANK has made a commitment to greater sustainability and transparency.
Preliminary results for 2019: DZ BANK Group reports a profit before taxes of €2.7 billion
In the first half of 2019, the DZ BANK Group generated a profit before taxes of €1.46 billion (H1 2018: €1.03 billion). This significant improvement on the prior-year period was attributable to the strong operating performance across all entities coupled with an inconspicuous risk situation.
The information platform InGen enables the systematic evaluation of private placements for the first time and makes it easier for institutional investors to select suitable investment products.
A cross-institutional team of DekaBank, dwpbank, DZ BANK and Helaba has succeeded for the first time in processing the issue of promissory note loans by exclusively digital means.
In 2018, the DZ BANK Group generated a profit before taxes of €1.37 billion (2017: €1.81 billion). This was the result of its good operating performance.
The DZ BANK Group took part in the EU-wide stress test conducted by the European Banking Authority (EBA). DZ BANK obtained a satisfactory result.
In H1 2018 the DZ BANK Group reported a profit before taxes of EUR 1.03 billion. A robust operating performance and an inconspicuous risk situation throughout the entire DZ BANK Group played a key role here.
DZ BANK and PT Bank Central Asia, Indonesia’s largest private commercial bank, have signed a cooperation agreement. The main objective of the agreement is to offer mutual support to respective corporate clients.
In 2017, the DZ BANK Group again delivered a good operating performance and generated a profit before taxes of € 1.81 billion (2016: € 2.2 billion).
At its meeting today the Supervisory Board of DZ BANK AG appointed Ulrike Brouzi as a Member of the Board of Managing Directors. Ulrike Brouzi will join the bank on September 1, 2018 ...
DZ BANK Group brought H1 2017 to a successful conclusion thanks to good customer business. The positive operating performance was achieved in a demanding market environment and parallel to the integration work following the merger of DZ BANK and WGZ BANK, which has made rapid progress.
The Supervisory Board of DZ BANK AG dealt intensively with the further development towards a holding model agreed within the framework of the merger and decided on executive board staffing issues.
The two cooperative real estate banks DG HYP and WL BANK are pushing ahead with their planned merger. The banks started merger talks in March 2017 and since then have worked out the key features of the merged real-estate bank.
China Development Bank and DZ BANK sign strategic cooperation agreement. The aim is to intensify economic relations between both countries.
The DZ BANK Group reported a profit before taxes of € 2.2 billion in the financial year 2016. This result was driven mainly by a good development in the customer business. It also reflects the successful merger with WGZ BANK.
Lars Hille has informed the Chairman of the Supervisory Board, Helmut Gottschalk, of his wish to surrender his position on the DZ BANK AG Board of Managing Directors upon expiry of his contract on 14 October 2017 in order to pursue new professional challenges.
The banking supervisory authority in Indonesia has granted DZ BANK a licence to open a Representative Office in Jakarta. With 250 million inhabitants and average GDP growth of more than 5% a year Indonesia is currently one of the most attractive growth regions in the world.
In H1 2016 the DZ BANK Group achieved a profit before taxes of EUR 1.57 billion (H1 2015: EUR 1.28 billion). Essentially, this result was based on what was predominantly a good operating performance in the group companies.
At today’s AGM in Frankfurt DZ BANK’s shareholders approved the merger agreement between DZ BANK and WGZ BANK with 99.99 per cent of the capital they represent.
The acquisition of a 25 percent share interest in the Hamburg start-up founded in 2015 is the first strategic investment in a FinTech by DZ BANK in the corporate customer business.
At its meeting today, the Supervisory Board of DZ BANK AG unanimously approved the merger agreement for the merger of DZ BANK and WGZ BANK.
Today the Boards of Managing Directors of DZ BANK and WGZ BANK jointly signed the merger documents required for the merger to form a joint cooperative central institution – the merger agreement and the merger report.
The DZ BANK Group continued its successful business development in 2015. On the basis of the preliminary IFRS figures, the Group achieved profit before taxes of € 2.45 billion.
DZ BANK AG and WGZ BANK AG are merging to become a cooperative central institution.
DZ BANK AG's seventh Sustainability Report, which was released today, shows the progress that the bank made in this area last year, particularly in terms of the sustainability of its core business and the environmental improvements to its internal processes.
The DZ BANK Group brought the first half of financial 2015 to a successful conclusion with a profit before taxes of EUR 1.28 billion. Adjusted for the bank levy of EUR 143 million, it has thus already almost achieved its expected full-year result of EUR 1.5 billion.
The DZ BANK Group reported record earnings again in FY 2014. On the basis of the preliminary IFRS figures, the DZ BANK Group achieved a profit before taxes of € 2.87 billion.
ECB comprehensive assessment for the DZ BANK Group: asset quality review (AQR) shows no conspicuous aspects, stress test passed without taking the capital increase into account
The DZ BANK Group was in very good shape in the first half of the current financial year, which was marked by the successful implementation of the capital increase. The Group reported profit before taxes of EUR 1.7 billion in H1 2014.
DZ BANK AG has successfully placed its capital increase. Demand for the new shares exceeded the volume offered.
In the 2013 financial year the DZ BANK Group increased its earnings significantly again, thus charting a new high in the banking group’s history. The preliminary figures according to IFRS show profit before taxes of € 2.22 billion.