PRESS RELEASES 2014
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.