25.04.2019 Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft  DE000CBK1001

DGAP-News: Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank discontinue discussions


 

DGAP-News: Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft / Key word(s): Mergers & Acquisitions
Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank discontinue discussions

25.04.2019 / 10:36
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Commerzbank and Deutsche Bank decided today to discontinue their discussions concerning a combination of their businesses. After careful analysis it became apparent that such a combination would not be in the interests of either bank's shareholders or other stakeholders.

"It made sense to evaluate this option for domestic consolidation in Germany. However, we were always clear: we needed to be convinced that any potential combination would generate higher and more sustainable returns for shareholders and allow us to enhance our value proposition to clients," said Martin Zielke, CEO of Commerzbank. "After thorough analysis, we have concluded that this transaction would not have created sufficient benefits to offset the additional execution risks, restructuring costs and capital requirements associated with such a large-scale integration. I would like to thank Christian Sewing and everyone involved for the constructive discussions over the past few weeks. We will continue our strategy, grow together with our clients and invest in our future."

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Maximilian Bicker +49 69 136-22440

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About Commerzbank
Commerzbank is a leading international commercial bank with branches and offices in almost 50 countries. In the two business segments Private and Small Business Customers and Corporate Clients, the Bank offers a comprehensive portfolio of financial services which is precisely aligned to its clients' needs. Commerzbank finances approximately 30% of Germany's foreign trade and is the leading finance provider for corporate clients in Germany. Due to its in-depth sector know-how in the German economy, the Bank is a leading provider of capital market products. Its subsidiaries Comdirect in Germany and mBank in Poland are two of the world's most innovative online banks. With approximately 1,000 branches, Commerzbank has one of the densest branch networks among German private banks. In total, Commerzbank serves more than 18 million private and small business customers, as well as more than 70,000 corporate clients, multinationals, financial service providers, and institutional clients worldwide. In 2018, it generated gross revenues of EUR8.6 billion with approximately 49,000 employees.

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Disclaimer
This release contains forward-looking statements. Forward-looking statements are statements that are not historical facts. In this release, these statements concern inter alia the expected future business of Commerzbank, efficiency gains and expected synergies, expected growth prospects and other opportunities for an increase in value of Commerzbank as well as expected future financial results, restructuring costs and other financial developments and information. These forward-looking statements are based on the management's current plans, expectations, estimates and projections. They are subject to a number of assumptions and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause actual results and developments to differ materially from any future results and developments expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Such factors include the conditions in the financial markets in Germany, in Europe, in the USA and other regions from which Commerzbank derives a substantial portion of its revenues and in which Commerzbank holds a substantial portion of its assets, the development of asset prices and market volatility, especially due to the ongoing European debt crisis, potential defaults of borrowers or trading counterparties, the implementation of its strategic initiatives to improve its business model, the reliability of its risk management policies, procedures and methods, risks arising as a result of regulatory change and other risks. Forward-looking statements therefore speak only as of the date they are made. Commerzbank has no obligation to update or release any revisions to the forward-looking statements contained in this release to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release.



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Language: English
Company: Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft
Kaiserstraße 16
60311 Frankfurt am Main
Germany
Phone: +49 (069) 136 20
Fax: -
E-mail: pressestelle@commerzbank.com
Internet: www.commerzbank.de
ISIN: DE000CBK1001
WKN: CBK100
Indices: MDAX, CDAX, HDAX, PRIMEALL
Listed: Regulated Market in Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt (Prime Standard), Hamburg, Hanover, Munich, Stuttgart; Regulated Unofficial Market in Tradegate Exchange; London, SIX
EQS News ID: 803311

 
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Die wichtigsten Finanzdaten auf einen Blick
  2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019e
Umsatzerlöse1 9.740,00 9.178,00 9.005,00 9.795,00 9.399,00 9.301,00 8.204,00 0,00
EBITDA1,2 1.170,00 725,00 684,00 1.795,00 1.399,00 1.303,00 1.245,00 0,00
EBITDA-Marge3 12,01 7,90 7,60 18,33 14,88 14,01 15,18 0,00
EBIT1,4 1.170,00 725,00 684,00 1.795,00 1.399,00 1.303,00 1.245,00 0,00
EBIT-Marge5 12,01 7,90 7,60 18,33 14,88 14,01 15,18 0,00
Jahresüberschuss1 56,00 167,00 370,00 1.177,00 382,00 222,00 968,00 0,00
Netto-Marge6 0,57 1,82 4,11 12,02 4,06 2,39 11,80 0,00
Cashflow1,7 5.489,00 -8.442,00 2.661,00 14.721,00 -5.728,00 20.432,00 -1.698,00 0,00
Ergebnis je Aktie8 -0,48 0,09 0,23 0.88 0,22 0,12 0,69 0,48
Dividende8 0,00 0,00 0,00 0,20 0,00 0,00 0,20 0,20
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1 in Mio. Euro; 2 EBITDA = Ergebnis vor Zinsen, Steuern und Abschreibungen; 3 EBITDA in Relation zum Umsatz; 4 EBIT = Ergebnis vor Zinsen und Steuern; 5 EBIT in Relation zum Umsatz; 6 Jahresüberschuss (-fehlbetrag) in Relation zum Umsatz; 7 Cashflow aus der gewöhnlichen Geschäftstätigkeit; 8 in Euro; Quelle: boersengefluester.de

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INVESTOR-INFORMATIONEN
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Commerzbank
WKN Kurs in € Einschätzung Börsenwert in Mio. €
CBK100 4,930 Halten 6.174,12
KGV 2020e KGV 10Y-Ø BGFL-Ratio Shiller-KGV
13,32 16,57 0,825 8,32
KBV KCV KUV EV/EBITDA
0,22 - 0,75 4,959
Dividende '17 in € Dividende '18 in € Div.-Rendite '18
in %
Hauptversammlung
0,00 0,20 4,06 22.05.2019
Q1-Zahlen Q2-Zahlen Q3-Zahlen Bilanz-PK
08.05.2019 07.08.2019 08.11.2018 27.03.2019
Abstand 60Tage-Linie Abstand 200Tage-Linie Performance YtD Performance 52 Wochen
-18,66% -27,62% -14,75% -40,90%
    
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