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  • FRANKFURT, Oct 1- The head of Germany's financial regulator warned on Saturday of negative perceptions that could lead to downward spirals on the markets, at the end of a week that saw Deutsche Bank shares battered by a crisis of confidence. In an interview with the Frankfurter Allgemeine Sonntagszeitung newspaper due to be published on Sunday, the head of Bafin,...

  • FRANKFURT, Oct 1- German Chancellor Angela Merkel cannot afford to bail out Deutsche Bank given the hard line Berlin has taken against state aid in other European nations and the risk of a political backlash at home, German media wrote on Saturday. The government denied a newspaper report on Wednesday that it was working on a rescue plan for Germany's biggest...

  • BERLIN, Sept 30- German Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel heads to Iran next week with a planeful of industry executives keen to rebuild trade ties, but remaining U.S. sanctions and political concerns are holding back a hoped-for business boom. Tehran said there could be no precondition for Iran- Germany relations and that it rejected the interference of any...

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds interest rate meeting- 0330 GMT. AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook,...

  • SYDNEY- Reserve Bank of Australia holds interest rate meeting- 0330 GMT. AUCKLAND, New Zealand- Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago President Charles Evans speaks on current economic events and monetary policy before the CFA Society, New Zealand Luncheon- 2350 GMT. CHARLESTON- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook,...

  • Deutsche Bank, John Cryan, chief executive officer

    Jim Cramer was not surprised to hear of a possible Deutsche Bank settlement.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 30- Deutsche Bank will likely cast a pall over equity markets next week as the largest German lender navigates a possible multi-billion dollar settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice over the sale of mortgage-backed bonds. "While it is in the headlines, it is an overhang," said Art Hogan, chief market strategist at Wunderlich Securities in New...

  • Do Germans care about Deutsche Bank?

    The CNBC team in Frankfurt, Germany ask locals for their opinions on Deutsche Bank concerns. CNBC.com reporter Everett Rosenfeld reports more on Germany's take from Berlin.

  • *Brent crude slips after rally on OPEC agreement to cut output. Brent crude prices fell as traders booked profits on a rally underpinned by an OPEC agreement to reduce output for the first time in eight years to address global oversupply. "We are very much being driven by headline risks at Deutsche Bank," said Gennadiy Goldberg, interest rates strategist at TD...

  • *Brent crude slips after rally on OPEC agreement to cut output. Brent crude prices fell as traders booked profits on a rally underpinned by an OPEC agreement to reduce output for the first time in eight years to address global oversupply. "We are very much being driven by headline risks at Deutsche Bank," said Gennadiy Goldberg, interest rates strategist at TD...

  • BERLIN, Sept 30- Once cultivated by Persian kings and believed to have healing powers, saffron is now fuelling the growth of a small German business that imports tons of the spice from Iran to make fine food products for sale in Europe and the Gulf. Economy Minister Sigmar Gabriel heads to Iran next week with a planeful of executives keen to rebuild trade ties.

  • Deutsche Bank and German regulation

    CNBC's Annette Weisbach the regulatory issues around Deutsche Bank scandal.

  • FRANKFURT/ LONDON, Sept 30- A report that Deutsche Bank was close to a cut-price settlement with U.S. authorities over the sale of toxic mortgage bonds helped to fuel a recovery in its shares on Friday after its chief executive said the group remained stable. Deutsche, which is Germany's largest bank and employs around 100,000 people, has been engulfed by crisis...

  • *Lawyer hopes Bavaria will hear case that Hamburg rejected. FRANKFURT, Sept 30- German prosecutors are again considering whether to press charges against Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives for failing to staunch a tide of racist and threatening posts on the social network during an influx of migrants into Europe. Attorney Chan-jo Jun, who filed a...

  • Sept 30- Deutsche Bank AG is nearing an agreement with U.S. officials to pay $5.4 billion to settle charges related to its sale of toxic mortgage bonds before the financial crisis, French news agency AFP reported on Friday, citing sources. Germany's largest lender said about two weeks ago it would fight a $14 billion demand from the U.S. Department of Justice to...

  • *Germany pushed Italy for tough treatment of banks. *Italy's Renzi says main banking worry in Germany. FRANKFURT, Sept 30- Germany's insistence that Italy accept tough conditions in tackling its problem lenders may rebound now that Berlin faces a banking crisis of its own.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 30- German prosecutors are considering once again whether to press charges against Mark Zuckerberg and other Facebook executives for failing to staunch a tide of racist and threatening posts on the social network during last year's migrant surge. Munich prosecutors have received a complaint filed by a German technology law firm two weeks...

  • *Oil pulls back after rally on OPEC agreement to cut output. Brent crude prices fell as traders booked profits on a rally underpinned by an OPEC agreement to reduce output for the first time in eight years to address global oversupply. "Wall Street was right to worry about Deutsche Bank, but yesterday was a bit of an overreaction, and we're walking back a little bit...

  • Sept 30- Wall Street extended gains on Friday as a bounce in Deutsche Bank's shares helped lift financial stocks amid broad gains across sectors. Deutsche Bank's U.S-listed stock surged 12.3 percent after French news agency AFP reported that the bank was nearing a settlement with the U.S. Department of Justice regarding mortgage bonds.

  • European stocks hit session highs on Deutsch rebound

    CNBC's Seema Mody reports on all the market moving events in Europe today, including a rebound in Deutsche Bank.