Frankfurt’s location in the heart of Europe supports its international orientation. For centuries, the city has been a major transportation hub in Europe and home to one of the world’s most important trade and exhibition centers. All these factors make the Frankfurt Rhine-Main region one of the most important economic regions on the continent – and for its residents a region with a high quality of life.

Closer Cooperation between the financial centers of Shanghai and Frankfurt

International, Press Releases, TOP-NEWS

The two leading financial centers Shanghai and Frankfurt want to join forces and cooperate more closely in the near future. Representatives...

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Lending to a climate neutral Germany 2045

Financial Centre, International, Sustainable Finance, TOP-NEWS

Banks are jointly developing methods in Germany's - Net Zero Banking Alliance - through loan portfolios in the financial centre of...

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Financial Big Data Cluster and GAIA-X

Events, Financial Centre, International, News

Economic players are currently joining forces to form a Financial Big Data Cluster (FBDC) to build a cloud-based platform for the financial...

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Digital Central Bank Currencies

COVID-19, Events, Financial Centre, International, Member

The implementation of a digitally generated currency - the Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) - is currently the topic everyones talking...

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With asset quality on the brink, supervisors’ focus on credit risk is growing

COVID-19, International, Member

Key observations from the first quarter of 2021 and what banks can expect going forward. ...

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100 Women in Finance

Events, Financial Centre, International

Frankfurt am Main / New York. The international organization “100 Women in Finance” will launch on May 4, 2021 with a virtual Germany...

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The digital euro should be anonymous

International, News

The ECB has published the results of a public consultation on the digital euro: people are particularly concerned about the question of the...

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AFME/OMFIF European Financial Integration Conference

COVID-19, Events, International

The AFME/OMFIF European Financial Integration Conference  – taking place on 14 & 15 June 2021 – will focus on the impacts...

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Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) joins WAIFC

Financial Centre, International

The WAIFC General Meeting unanimously approved the membership of Dubai International Financial Centre on 22 March 2021. All WAIFC members...

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Supporting SMEs with sustained post-pandemic economic recovery

COVID-19, Financial Centre, International

WAIFC Survey: International financial centers, national governments, central banks, regulators and supranationals relief measures to...

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