Press releases / Comments


Press Contact for the Deutsche Kreditwirtschaft

Cornelia Schulz/Steffen Steudel | Spokesperson

National Association of German Cooperative Banks (DK-Leadership 2023)

+49 30 2021-13 |

Thomas Schlüter | Spokesperson

Association of German Banks

+49 30 1663-1230 |

Stefan Marotzke | Spokesperson

German Savings Banks Association

+49 30 20225-5110 |

Anne Huning | Spokesperson

Association of German Public Banks

+49 30 8192-163 |

Carsten Dickhut | Spokesperson

Association of German Pfandbrief Banks

+49 30 20915-320 |


May 25 2023

Berlin Group API Framework is offering support to all prevailing API-based Payment Schemes

On 23 & 24 May 2023 the Berlin Group held its Open Finance Conference 2023. At the event Berlin Group announced full standards support and coverage of Payment Scheme and (Corporate) Bank Customers’ requirements on Use Cases and Services.


May 24 2023

Retail Investment Strategy: Draft legislation does not meet EU Commission’s objectives

The European Commission today presented its draft legislation for a retail investment strategy. As a key element of capital markets union, its aim is to strengthen trust in the capital markets and thereby promote investment by retail investors.


April 18 2023

GBIC: Improving crisis management at banks is a good idea, but the approach proposed by the European...

Today, the European Commission published its proposal for reforms to amend legislation governing the handling of banks in financial distress.


April 13 2023

Digitization of bank deposits: German Banking Industry Committee publishes new version of working...

German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) has published a comprehensive working paper on the evolution of commercial bank money. It describes the design principles for a Commercial Bank Money Token (Tokenized Commercial Bank Money, CBMT) as well as...


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