‘Important not to be last’: Spaniard becomes first ever female to solo manage German DAX firm

‘Important not to be last’: Spaniard becomes first ever female to solo manage German DAX firm

Belen Garijo has taken over as CEO at German pharmaceuticals giant Merck -  the first woman to singlehandedly run a DAX 30-listed company - as Europe's top economy debates quotas for greater boardroom equality.

DAX companies cut 116,000 jobs in 2009

DAX companies cut 116,000 jobs in 2009

SAP boss predicts ‘wave of growth’

SAP boss predicts ‘wave of growth’

Here’s why Munich is worth 20 times more than Berlin

Here’s why Munich is worth 20 times more than Berlin

Cheap oil and sanctions slash Russia trade by 1/3

Cheap oil and sanctions slash Russia trade by 1/3

DAX index suffers plunge over Asia fears

DAX index suffers plunge over Asia fears

Rocket Internet shoots for €1.5 billion IPO

Rocket Internet shoots for €1.5 billion IPO

German giants dazzle Dax

German giants dazzle Dax

Commerzbank shares tank massively

Commerzbank shares tank massively

DAX boards took major pay increases last year

DAX boards took major pay increases last year

Top firms unveil plan to increase female execs

Top firms unveil plan to increase female execs

German economy heads for ‘stagnation’

German economy heads for ‘stagnation’

Commerzbank chief predicts more market turbulence

Commerzbank chief predicts more market turbulence

DAX tanks as investors fear global rout

DAX tanks as investors fear global rout

DAX suffers worst dive since November 2008

DAX suffers worst dive since November 2008

Stocks gyrate wildly as markets remain skittish

Stocks gyrate wildly as markets remain skittish

DAX tanks amid global economic fears

DAX tanks amid global economic fears

Economists worry as stock markets plummet

Economists worry as stock markets plummet

Big majority in favor of gender quota for execs

Big majority in favor of gender quota for execs

Top corporations resist quota for hiring women execs

Top corporations resist quota for hiring women execs

Government to meet with DAX firms over women execs

Government to meet with DAX firms over women execs

DAX companies oppose gender quota

DAX companies oppose gender quota

Share ownership plunges despite recovery

Share ownership plunges despite recovery

Top German firms ban Facebook in the office

Top German firms ban Facebook in the office

DAX index soars to pre-crisis heights

DAX index soars to pre-crisis heights

Dividends boom despite recession and job cuts

Dividends boom despite recession and job cuts

Top exec salaries remain high despite crisis

Top exec salaries remain high despite crisis

German companies hit hard in global rankings

German companies hit hard in global rankings

DAX and euro slide to new lows

DAX and euro slide to new lows

Frankfurt’s DAX tanks over ten percent

Frankfurt’s DAX tanks over ten percent

DAX slumps to two-year low amid turmoil

DAX slumps to two-year low amid turmoil

German CEO pay rose with profits last year

German CEO pay rose with profits last year

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Celebration follows panic on Dax

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A chaotic day in Frankfurt

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German and EU officials speak up against panic

Merkel calls for more women in top business positions

Merkel calls for more women in top business positions