Bundestag on Wirecard: “This is collective irresponsibility”

Cum-Ex, investor scandal, now Wirecard. “We must finally learn from mistakes and create structures that can be effectively checked,” said Green Danyal Bayaz in the Bundestag on Thursday at a current hour requested by his parliamentary group regarding the balance sheet affair at Wirecard. It should now not only point everyone involved to the other. […]

Bundestag on Wirecard: “This is collective irresponsibility”

Cum-Ex, investor scandal, now Wirecard. “We must finally learn from mistakes and create structures that can be effectively checked,” said Green Danyal Bayaz in the Bundestag on Thursday at a current hour requested by his parliamentary group regarding the balance sheet affair at Wirecard. It should now not only point everyone involved to the other. […]

Wirecard: Politicians and officials blame each other

Whe hastily conceded his own weaknesses, quickly lost in the political game of Black Peter. Felix Hufeld, President of the BaFin Financial Supervisory Authority, now knows that too. The violent criticism of his authority in connection with the Wirecard scandal surprised him very unpleasantly, he is said to have said in a hearing before the […]

Wirecard: Public prosecutor searches five objects

Wirecard headquarters In addition to the company’s headquarters in Aschheim, the public prosecutor’s office searches two properties in Munich and Austria. (Photo: Reuters) Düsseldorf The public prosecutor came to the insolvent payment service provider Wirecard on Wednesday. Since morning she has been searching a total of five objects: three in Munich, including the company headquarters […]

Failure of financial supervision at Wirecard: BaFin boss fights for his job

Felix Hufeld’s future is unclear after his appearance on the Bundestag’s Finance Committee. His authority had protected himself from Wirecard. BaFin boss Felix Hufeld is under increasing pressure due to the Wirecard scandal Photo: brennweiteffm / imago BERLIN taz | It could have been one of his last public appearances as President of the Federal […]

How Bafin boss Felix Hufeld justifies himself

Berlin, Frankfurt Felix Hufeld was more important for the finance politicians this Wednesday afternoon than the Chancellor. The hearing of the Bafin chief in the finance committee should actually end by 1 p.m. at the latest, since then Angela Merkel (CDU) commented on the German EU Council Presidency in plenary. However, from the point of […]

Wirecard before dismantling – new searches

The Dax group Wirecard, which is involved in a billion-dollar balance sheet scandal, is expected to be broken down into individual parts and sold. The provisional insolvency administrator Michael Jaffé announced on Wednesday night that “numerous interested parties worldwide had already registered for the acquisition of business areas”. In search of evidence for the allegedly […]

Investors interested in Wirecard parts – Management Board Braun terminated without notice

economy Share rises Search by Wirecard investors show interest in certain areas Stand: 01.07.2020 | Reading time: 3 minutes Wirecard’s supervisory board terminated the employment contract of CEO Markus Braun extraordinarily Source: AP / Matthias Schrader Several Wirecard properties have been searched since morning. The insolvency administrator expects the company to be broken up. A […]

Wirecard is expected to be sold in individual parts

Wirecard So far, apart from the parent company from Aschheim near Munich, hardly any subsidiaries have gone bankrupt. (Photo: Reuters) Frankfurt At least for parts of the insolvent payment processor Wirecard there are interested parties. “A large number of investors from all over the world have already registered who are interested in acquiring the core […]

Wirecard is expected to be sold in individual parts

Wirecard So far, apart from the parent company from Aschheim near Munich, hardly any subsidiaries have gone bankrupt. (Photo: Reuters) Frankfurt At least for parts of the insolvent payment processor Wirecard there are interested parties. “A large number of investors from all over the world have already registered who are interested in acquiring the core […]