Living in Germany: three key steps to help you settle in faster
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Living in Germany: three key steps to help you settle in faster

Life in Germany can be exciting, rewarding and an overall fantastic experience. However, regardless of whether you’re here to study or work, there are a few things you’ll need to do if you want to stay long term. From getting registered to sorting your insurance and banking needs, here are some of the key steps.

Why a German court decision means you could be entitled to compensation from your bank
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Why a German court decision means you could be entitled to compensation from your bank

Germany’s Commerzbank to cut 10,000 jobs and close 340 branches

Germany’s Commerzbank to cut 10,000 jobs and close 340 branches

How post-Brexit bank changes could affect British people in Germany

How post-Brexit bank changes could affect British people in Germany

Brits in EU risk losing UK bank accounts ‘within weeks’

Brits in EU risk losing UK bank accounts ‘within weeks’

Deutsche Bank execs to share new UK bonus tax burden

Deutsche Bank execs to share new UK bonus tax burden

Merkel warns banks over tight lending habits

Merkel warns banks over tight lending habits

Top banker urges pay cuts for ‘inflated egos’

Top banker urges pay cuts for ‘inflated egos’

Brexit forces German online bank N26 to leave UK market

Brexit forces German online bank N26 to leave UK market

What you need to know about Germany’s new online banking system
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What you need to know about Germany’s new online banking system

New €100 and €200 notes go into circulation in Germany

New €100 and €200 notes go into circulation in Germany

Germany orders online bank N26 to take new steps against money-laundering

Germany orders online bank N26 to take new steps against money-laundering

Google Pay launches in Germany. But will cash-loving Teutons take to it?

Google Pay launches in Germany. But will cash-loving Teutons take to it?

Will contactless payment ever take off in Germany?

Will contactless payment ever take off in Germany?

Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs over profitability

Deutsche Bank to cut more than 7,000 jobs over profitability

Deutsche Bank mulls cutting tenth of entire staff: report

Deutsche Bank mulls cutting tenth of entire staff: report

What to know about starting your personal banking in Germany
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What to know about starting your personal banking in Germany

The world’s smallest global city: how Frankfurt is selling itself to Brexit bankers
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The world’s smallest global city: how Frankfurt is selling itself to Brexit bankers

Oops! Deutsche Bank makes €28 billion transfer in error

Oops! Deutsche Bank makes €28 billion transfer in error

Goldman Sachs CEO touts Frankfurt for post-Brexit banking

Goldman Sachs CEO touts Frankfurt for post-Brexit banking

Swiss ‘tax spy’ goes on trial in Frankfurt over espionage claims

Swiss ‘tax spy’ goes on trial in Frankfurt over espionage claims

German court settles cases over rescued bank HRE

German court settles cases over rescued bank HRE

Commerzbank shares soar on rumours of a government sell-off

Commerzbank shares soar on rumours of a government sell-off

Brexit set to bring 100,000 jobs to Frankfurt: study

Brexit set to bring 100,000 jobs to Frankfurt: study

Germany brings all its gold back from Paris to quell conspiracy theories

Germany brings all its gold back from Paris to quell conspiracy theories

Germany made more than €1 billion from helping out Greece: report

Germany made more than €1 billion from helping out Greece: report

Deutsche Bank shares gain on report it is ditching London for Frankfurt

Deutsche Bank shares gain on report it is ditching London for Frankfurt

Relentless political lobbying gives Frankfurt edge in Brexit banking race

Relentless political lobbying gives Frankfurt edge in Brexit banking race

Germany lost €32 billion to bankers in ‘biggest ever tax scandal’: report

Germany lost €32 billion to bankers in ‘biggest ever tax scandal’: report

Swiss spy ‘ran mole’ in German tax office: report

Swiss spy ‘ran mole’ in German tax office: report

Spy arrested in Germany did work for Swiss intelligence: MP

Spy arrested in Germany did work for Swiss intelligence: MP

Suspected Swiss spy arrested in Germany

Suspected Swiss spy arrested in Germany

Sparkasse banks start charging own customers for withdrawals

Sparkasse banks start charging own customers for withdrawals

Munich IS a super cheap place to rent… if you’re a banker

Munich IS a super cheap place to rent… if you’re a banker

Germany moves 100 tonnes of its gold from New York to Frankfurt

Germany moves 100 tonnes of its gold from New York to Frankfurt

Frankfurt takes early lead in race to woo over London’s banks

Frankfurt takes early lead in race to woo over London’s banks

Deutsche Bank hit by second year of huge losses

Deutsche Bank hit by second year of huge losses

Bosses to blame for Deutsche Bank crisis: Gabriel

Bosses to blame for Deutsche Bank crisis: Gabriel

Six things you need to know about troubled Deutsche Bank

Six things you need to know about troubled Deutsche Bank

Sinking Deutsche Bank stock sends shock across Europe

Sinking Deutsche Bank stock sends shock across Europe

Commerzbank to make one in five staff redundant by 2020

Commerzbank to make one in five staff redundant by 2020

Govt denies planning bailout for troubled Deutsche Bank

Govt denies planning bailout for troubled Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank shares hit lowest level in quarter century

Deutsche Bank shares hit lowest level in quarter century

Frankfurt attempts to charm banks away from London

Frankfurt attempts to charm banks away from London

Deutsche Bank to close almost 200 branches

Deutsche Bank to close almost 200 branches

Merkel: No eurozone crisis developing over Italy’s banks

Merkel: No eurozone crisis developing over Italy’s banks

Doubts hang over Frankfurt’s prospects after Brexit

Doubts hang over Frankfurt’s prospects after Brexit

Five reasons why Germany is worried about Deutsche Bank

Five reasons why Germany is worried about Deutsche Bank

German arm of Canada’s Maple Bank shut down

German arm of Canada’s Maple Bank shut down

PSA: Germany dropping old-style bank details

PSA: Germany dropping old-style bank details

Berlin startup shaking up Europe’s big old banks

Berlin startup shaking up Europe’s big old banks

Deutsche axes 15,000 jobs after huge loss

Deutsche axes 15,000 jobs after huge loss

Online banking hack nets over €1 million for crooks

Online banking hack nets over €1 million for crooks

US probes Deutsche Bank over Moscow deals

US probes Deutsche Bank over Moscow deals

Sparkasse ATMs out of action in western states

Sparkasse ATMs out of action in western states

Deutsche Bank workers accused in scam

Deutsche Bank workers accused in scam

Deutsche Bank ‘faces money laundering probe’

Deutsche Bank ‘faces money laundering probe’

Deutsche Bank raids ‘related to tax evasion’

Deutsche Bank raids ‘related to tax evasion’

Deutsche Bank mulls GB exit in case of Brexit

Deutsche Bank mulls GB exit in case of Brexit

Over 1000 Germans face HSBC tax prosecutions

Over 1000 Germans face HSBC tax prosecutions

How many Germans are in the one percent?

How many Germans are in the one percent?

Commerzbank to pay $1bn on Iran sanctions

Commerzbank to pay $1bn on Iran sanctions

ECB’s negative interest rates under fire

ECB’s negative interest rates under fire

States sign Berlin deal to fight tax evasion

States sign Berlin deal to fight tax evasion

No stress for German banks, but faith falls

No stress for German banks, but faith falls

Germany sues Swiss bank over missing marks

Germany sues Swiss bank over missing marks

Merkel targets ‘shadow banks’ in Lindau speech

Merkel targets ‘shadow banks’ in Lindau speech

CurrencyFair: Why it pays when making overseas transfers
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CurrencyFair: Why it pays when making overseas transfers

Commerzbank returns to profit, revenues slump

Commerzbank returns to profit, revenues slump

Berlin sees progress on banking union

Berlin sees progress on banking union

Watchdog probes gold and silver price-fixing

Watchdog probes gold and silver price-fixing

Commerzbank makes €2.5 billion capital hike

Commerzbank makes €2.5 billion capital hike

Massive profit losses at Commerzbank

Massive profit losses at Commerzbank

Commerzbank ‘ready to cut 6,500 jobs’

Commerzbank ‘ready to cut 6,500 jobs’

EU braces for German-French clash on banks

EU braces for German-French clash on banks

German cities see second, smaller round of ‘Occupy’ protests

German cities see second, smaller round of ‘Occupy’ protests

HSH Nordbank had German journalists investigated

HSH Nordbank had German journalists investigated

Hamburg-based Iranian bank to be blacklisted

Hamburg-based Iranian bank to be blacklisted

Deutsche Bank plans restructuring to dodge US regulations

Deutsche Bank plans restructuring to dodge US regulations

Commerzbank reveals €11-billion capital increase

Commerzbank reveals €11-billion capital increase

Pay back to pre-crisis levels for top bosses

Pay back to pre-crisis levels for top bosses

WestLB submits restructuring plan

WestLB submits restructuring plan

Germany’s image suffers in EU amid debt crisis

Germany’s image suffers in EU amid debt crisis

Investors eschew bonds amid eurozone crisis

Investors eschew bonds amid eurozone crisis

‘Ethical’ bank frozen for ballooning debt

‘Ethical’ bank frozen for ballooning debt

Banks at odds over max ATM fees

Banks at odds over max ATM fees

German banks in focus as stress test release looms

German banks in focus as stress test release looms

Iran uses German bank to skirt sanctions

Iran uses German bank to skirt sanctions

Germany agrees to release bank stress tests

Germany agrees to release bank stress tests

Banks signal readiness to reduce ATM fees

Banks signal readiness to reduce ATM fees

Banks forced to tell customers about risks

Banks forced to tell customers about risks

Tax dodger scandal could mean €400 million for treasury

Tax dodger scandal could mean €400 million for treasury

Sparkasse announces refunds for 2010 glitch

Sparkasse announces refunds for 2010 glitch

Hypo Real Estate needs five years to pay off state aid

Hypo Real Estate needs five years to pay off state aid

Steinbrück says bankers should pay for crisis

Steinbrück says bankers should pay for crisis

Berlin approves ‘bad bank’ for toxic assets to boost economy

Berlin approves ‘bad bank’ for toxic assets to boost economy

Hypo Real Estate posts major first-quarter loss

Hypo Real Estate posts major first-quarter loss

US investor Flowers rejects Berlin’s HRE takeover offer

US investor Flowers rejects Berlin’s HRE takeover offer

Deutsche Bank’s strong results give hope for end to crisis

Deutsche Bank’s strong results give hope for end to crisis

Berlin launches Hypo Real Estate takeover

Berlin launches Hypo Real Estate takeover

Eco-bank profits from financial crisis

Eco-bank profits from financial crisis

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ECB starts swap arrangement with US Federal Reserve

Germany adopts emergency bank nationalisation law

Germany adopts emergency bank nationalisation law

Thousands of jobs cut in Frankfurt banking merger

Thousands of jobs cut in Frankfurt banking merger

Commerzbank board takes pay cut after €6.6 billion in losses

Commerzbank board takes pay cut after €6.6 billion in losses

Berlin backs Hypo Real Estate bank privatisation bill

Berlin backs Hypo Real Estate bank privatisation bill

US investor sets price for Hypo Real Estate nationalisation

US investor sets price for Hypo Real Estate nationalisation

German bankers call for ‘bad bank’ to restore confidence

German bankers call for ‘bad bank’ to restore confidence

BayernLB to cut 5,600 jobs

BayernLB to cut 5,600 jobs

Commerzbank speeds Dresdner deal

Commerzbank speeds Dresdner deal

KfW to report more losses after ‘catastrophic’ autumn

KfW to report more losses after ‘catastrophic’ autumn

Islamic banking world waits for Germany to adapt laws

Islamic banking world waits for Germany to adapt laws

Commerzbank applies for state aid

Commerzbank applies for state aid

Iceland creates banking pain in told-you-so Germany

Iceland creates banking pain in told-you-so Germany

Deutsche Bank CEO gives up bonus of millions in ‘solidarity’

Deutsche Bank CEO gives up bonus of millions in ‘solidarity’

Europe scrambles to follow Germany’s financial rescue plan

Europe scrambles to follow Germany’s financial rescue plan

Global financial crisis putting German infrastructure at risk

Global financial crisis putting German infrastructure at risk

Reporter meets one of ‘Germany’s dumbest bankers’

Reporter meets one of ‘Germany’s dumbest bankers’

Steinbrück looking for blood over KfW’s Lehman scandal

Steinbrück looking for blood over KfW’s Lehman scandal

Online banking fraud at all-time high in Germany

Online banking fraud at all-time high in Germany

Allianz likely to sell Dresdner Bank to Commerzbank

Allianz likely to sell Dresdner Bank to Commerzbank

Armed gang rob German financiers on yacht off Corsica

Armed gang rob German financiers on yacht off Corsica

Shares up as Allianz nears Dresdner deal

Shares up as Allianz nears Dresdner deal

French bank buys German Citibank business

French bank buys German Citibank business

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Dresdner bank to open Indian office in 2009

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Dresdner Bank bails K2 out with $1.5 billion