© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: CEO of Deutsche Financial institution Christian Stitching arrives on the financial institution’s annual information convention in Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Feb. 2, 2023. Michael Probst/Pool by way of REUTERS
FRANKFURT (Reuters) – Deutsche Financial institution (ETR:) Chief Govt Officer Christian Stitching stated on Wednesday that the German lender has seen incoming deposits during the last three to 4 days as clients fly to high quality.
The chief of Germany’s prime financial institution was talking at a monetary convention days after the collapse of Silicon Valley Financial institution and as financial institution shares had been falling sharply.
Stitching stated it was onerous to attract conclusions from just a few days however stated that Deutsche had seen incoming deposits “as a result of persons are doing that what is common in these occasions – fly to high quality”. He did not cite figures.
“We must also be very clear that there’s for my part no similarity” of occasions on the West Coast and European Banks, Stitching added.
Stitching additionally gave a style of developments within the first quarter, noting that fixed-income and foreign money buying and selling within the funding financial institution can be decrease than a yr earlier and that the income on the general funding financial institution was “probably slightly bit decrease” than analysts are predicting.
Requested about attainable mergers and acquisitions, Stitching stated throughout the previous few years his focus had been on fixing the financial institution from inside and that “there may be nonetheless heaps to do”.