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Press Contact for the Deutsche Kreditwirtschaft

Stefan Marotzke | Spokesperson

German Savings Banks Association (DK leadership 2024)

+49 30 20225-5110 |

Thomas Schlüter | Spokesperson

Association of German Banks

+49 30 1663-1230 |

Cornelia Schulz/Steffen Steudel | Spokesperson

National Association of German Cooperative Banks

+49 30 2021-1300 |

Thomas Klodt | Spokesperson

Association of German Public Banks

+49 30 8192-163 |

Carsten Dickhut | Spokesperson

Association of German Pfandbrief Banks

+49 30 20915-320 |


July 5 2021

German Banking Industry Committee presents policy paper on “digital euro”

ECB needs to think beyond digital cash   In a policy paper, the German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) for the first time sets out detailed thoughts on the design of a “digital euro”. In this paper, experts from Germany’s five national...


February 16 2021

Covid-19: the Italian Banking Association and the German Banking Industry Committee propose more...

Shaping the Banking Union, refocussing on a fair regulatory approach towards the implementation of Basel III in the EU and adapting the treatment of non-performing loans (NPLs) in light of the current economic scenario, : these are the requests the...


January 29 2021

German Banking Industry Committee urges “prudent” discussion when revising the EU rules on crisis...

On 26 January 2021, the EU Commission launched the announced consultation on the revision of the crisis management and deposit insurance framework. In November 2020, the EU Commission had already stated that it would present proposals for the...


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