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BDI, Finance Ministry decline comment on report companies mulling Deutsche stake
October 7, 2016 / 9:43 AM / a year ago

BDI, Finance Ministry decline comment on report companies mulling Deutsche stake

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany’s BDI business association and the finance ministry have no comment on a report that top German companies are mulling an equity stake in Deutsche Bank, spokespeople said on Friday.

Branches of a tree are pictured in front of the Deutsche Bank headquarters in Frankfurt, Germany, September 30, 2016. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

In a source-based report, German newspaper Handelsblatt said that under an emergency plan several German blue-chip companies are ready to offer a capital injection if needed to shore up Germany’s largest lender.

Reporting by Rene Wagner and Matthias Sobolewski; Writing by Caroline Copley; Editing by Michael Nienaber

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