The year at a glance

January

Unlocking environmental capital

Deutsche Bank supports and co-develops the launch of the Green Bond Principles.

February

Kirch Group

Deutsche Bank reaches a settlement with Kirch Group – a long-standing legacy matter.

March

Best Foreign Bank in Italy

Deutsche Bank is honored with a “Guido Carli” award as the Best Foreign Bank in Italy at the Milano Finanza Global Awards 2014.

April

Numericable financing

Deutsche Bank acts as global coordinator and lead-left bookrunner on the € 15.8 billion financing to support Numericable’s acquisition of SFR.

Code of Conduct and Ethics

Deutsche Bank updates its Code of Business Conduct and Ethics, accomplishing another step towards the bank’s goal of long-term cultural change.

May

Additional Tier 1 capital

Deutsche bank successfully completes issuance of € 3.5 billion in Additional Tier 1 capital.

Annual General Meeting

4,600 shareholders and guests attend Deutsche Bank’s Annual General Meeting in Frankfurt.

June

Capital increase

Deutsche Bank raises € 8.5 billion in capital and significantly increases its Common Equity Tier 1 ratio.

August

SEPA

SEPA becomes fully operational in all eurozone countries. Deutsche Bank actively assists clients in the changeover, while making all accounts SEPA-compatible.

September

Alibaba IPO

As joint bookrunner, Deutsche bank successfully prices AIibaba’s initial public offering.

Northern Trust mandate

Global Transaction Banking secures a mandate from Northern Trust, including the safekeeping of € 130 billion in assets and the settlement of 700,000 trades across six markets in Europe.

October

Expansion of the Management Board

In light of ongoing strategic, regulatory and litigation priorities, Deutsche Bank realigns individual responsibilities on the Management Board. The appointment of two new Management Board members is announced.

ECB Comprehensive Assessment

Deutsche Bank meets the requirements of the Asset Quality Review and the Stress Test carried out by the ECB in close cooperation with the European Banking Authority.

November

ECB mandate

Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management is appointed by the ECB as one of four executing assets managers for its asset-backed securities purchase program.

Additional Tier 1 capital

Deutsche Bank issues US$ 1.5 billion in Additional Tier 1 capital and nearly reaches the targeted volume for the end of 2015 of € 5 billion.


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