General and Administrative Expenses

 (unaudited)

 

Three months ended

Nine months ended

in € m.

Sep 30, 2014

Sep 30, 2013

Sep 30, 2014

Sep 30, 2013

1

Prior period comparatives have been restated in order to reflect changes in the Group’s cost reporting.

2

Includes litigation-related expenses of € 894 million and € 1,163 million for the three months ended September 30, 2014 and September 30, 2013, respectively and litigation-related expenses of € 1,363 million and € 1,925 million for the nine months ended September 30, 2014 and September 30, 2013, respectively.

IT costs

806

814

2,507

2,216

Occupancy, furniture and equipment expenses

490

512

1,495

1,504

Professional service fees1

525

463

1,434

1,242

Communication and data services1

183

182

535

528

Travel and representation expenses1

126

121

363

350

Banking and transaction charges1

159

148

485

584

Marketing expenses

78

75

211

221

Consolidated investments

216

206

624

612

Other expenses1,2

1,465

1,589

2,971

3,230

Total general and administrative expenses

4,049

4,109

10,624

10,488