Annette Weisbach is a Frankfurt-based reporter for CNBC covering Germany and the ECB with more than 10 years' experience in business news.
As a trained economist and former investment banker she also covers international events and the occasional European summit.
Annette spends most of her time reporting about what is crucial for an international audience from Germany, speaking to policymakers in Berlin and business leaders across the country.
Annette joined CNBC in 2009. She studied economics and political science in Frankfurt, Moscow and London and speaks French and Russian in addition to her German mother tongue and English.
President Donald Trump deserved to be congratulated for the recent changes to the U.S. tax system, according to Siemens CEO Joe Kaeser.
The regulation of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies is far from being a top priority for the European Central Bank (ECB).
German newspaper Bild reported that Merkel's Christian Democratic Party (and its sister party, the Christian Social Union, or CDU) will be given the economy and defense ministries in the agreement.
John Cryan told CNBC that 2015 was the "bottom line" for the bank, when it reported a 6 billion euro net loss.
The ECB is unlikely to announce a clear timeline for its exit strategy in January, but many now expect it to come in the first six months of the year.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach speaks to German SPD Deputy Leader Ralf Stenger about coalition talks this week.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports on the progress made towards German coalition talks involving Martin Schulz's Social Democrats.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach updates on German coalition talks.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach speaks about the potential breakthrough in German coalition talks.
CNBC's Annette Weisbach reports on German lender Deutsche Bank's upcoming fourth quarter earnings report.