June of 2016 was not a happy time for Deutsche Bank. A week after the Brexit vote had sent its share price tumbling – and the day after its US unit failed the Federal Reserve’s annual stress test for the second year running – the International Monetary Fund published a report labelling it the “most important net contributor to systemic risks” among the world’s largest banks.
The press jumped on it: “Deutsche Bank hit by IMF hazard warning” said the Financial Times. The Wall Street Journal headl
The week on Risk.net, December 2–8, 2017Receive this by email