Commerzbank, Evonik and BASF conduct first blockchain technology and programmable money test to manage supply chain processes between companies (20.05.2021)

Ordering and payment processes can be completely automated via a newly developed, integrated supply chain platform

Payments are made along customised purchasing processes using digital euros based on e-money via Commerzbank’s cloud-based blockchain platform


Commerzbank Annual General Meeting: New Supervisory Board members elected (18.05.2021)

Supervisory Board elects Helmut Gottschalk as Chairman

Gottschalk: “I want to make a contribution to returning this tradition-rich bank to success”

Actions of the Board of Managing Directors and the Supervisory Board ratified


Commerzbank with strong results in the first quarter – transformation successfully started (12.05.2021)

Revenues in Q1 increased by 35% to €2.49bn (Q1 2020: €1.85bn)

Low risk result of minus €149m (Q1 2020: minus €326m)

Strong operating result of €538m (Q1 2020: minus €278m)


Commerzbank streamlines capital markets business (11.05.2021)

Commerzbank cooperates with ODDO BHF in Equity Brokerage and Equity Research

Chairman of the Board of Managing Directors Manfred Knof: “Our capital markets business will be aligned even more consistently with the needs of our core clients"


Commerzbank and employee representatives agree on headcount reduction (07.05.2021)

Framework arrangements concluded for announced headcount reduction by end of 2024

Remaining provisions for the headcount reduction to be booked in Q2 2021

Manfred Knof: “We engaged in some very intensive negotiations and have achieved a result that will enable the fast implementation of the transformation. I would like to express my thanks to all the participants for the disciplined and constructive cooperation, despite the differing interests.”


Annual General Meeting 2021

The transmission took place on 18 May 2021.

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