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The newest edition of the magazine Eschborn for Business is now available. The annual, bilingual magazine concentrates on the more than 30,000 employees and over 4,000 companies located in Eschborn, covering a wide range of commercial and economic developments in the city. Some highlights: “Upwardly Mobile” – cover article discusses the city’s commercial growth, new […]
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Since 2011, prominent actors from the national and international financial world have gathered for the Frankfurt Finance Summit. Under the motto Europe Reloaded – Challenges for the Financial Sector, decision-makers from central banks, stock exchanges, supervisory authorities, banks, insurance companies, politics, business and academia met on 26 April 2017, in the Financial Centre Frankfurt to […]
Financial institutions limit job cuts and increase earnings growth – Service providers report slower growth in revenues, earnings and investments The CFS Index, which measures the business climate of the German financial sector on a quarterly basis, falls by just 0.7 points to 113.6 points. The resulting persistently high level is based on contrasting tendencies. […]
In March 2017, the German Federal Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) held their third conference covering IT supervision for banks. At the conference in Bonn, BaFin President Felix Hufeld told the more than 400 attendees that cyber-risks are one of the most substantial facing the German financial sector. Cybersecurity risks are indeed immense, as banks are […]
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Just six weeks before the Brexit Referendum, in his keynote at the 2016 Frankfurt Finance Summit, Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble, German Federal Finance Minister, described this as possibly the biggest political decision in a generation. Schäuble stated that “I think both the EU and the UK are better served with Britain remaining,” and later posited that […]
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As our economy embraces digitalization and countless connected devices accompany us in our professional and private lives, cybersecurity has become a key challenge, especially for the financial sector. Thus, it is appropriate that a major topic at this year’s Frankfurt Finance Summit, titled Europe Reloaded – Challenges for the Financial Sector, will focus on cybersecurity […]