OLG grants Daimler petition for bias against “diesel judge”

Daimler headquarters The group got through with its application for partiality at the Higher Regional Court. (Photo: dpa) Düsseldorf After VW, the automaker Daimler also prevailed with its rejection of the Stuttgart “Diesel judge”. The Higher Regional Court declared an application by the group, which the lawyer considers biased, to be justified on Thursday in […]

Dax & dates in the daily stock exchange report

Düsseldorf The Dax started the new stock market half year with losses, but the leading German index is expected to be more friendly again on Thursday morning. On off-exchange trading platforms, the Frankfurt stock exchange barometer is around 0.8 percent up. The corona crisis in the USA is returning with full force: In the US […]

For the first time, Tesla is the most valuable car company in the world

The electric car manufacturer Tesla is officially the car maker with the highest market value worldwide. With this, the group pulls past Toyota – and is worth three times as much as VW. Tesla’s shares continued their record run on Wednesday, hitting more than $ 1,130 at times, the highest level in their history to […]

How companies were rebuilt

New beginning despite catastrophic war damage: the Bosch plant in Stuttgart 1945 Picture: Getty Germany’s capitulation in 1945 ended the Second World War. Many companies started the difficult reconstruction only days later, as the examples of Daimler-Benz, BASF and Bosch show. AUntil 1945, Hitler’s criminal war had left large parts of Europe in ruins. Germany […]

Hasso Plattner accounts with ex-CEO Bill McDermott

Bill McDermott (left) and Hasso Plattner The long-time boss and chairman of the supervisory board worked together for many years – now Plattner distances himself. (Photo: dpa) Dusseldorf Bill McDermott and Hasso Plattner worked closely together for many years. The CEO at SAP built up the cloud business with several billion takeovers, the major shareholder […]

support for builders in Germany no longer unanimous

Most parliamentary groups refuse to allow the taxpayer to finance a purchase premium when BMW, Volkswagen and Daimler are preparing to pay more than five billion euros in dividends. The German brand Volkswagen. Michele Tantussi / REUTERS In Berlin Faced with the coronavirus crisis, the good old recipes, such as the scrappage bonus, are proving […]

Electric cars: EnBW promises 10,000 quick charging stations

Dusseldorf The oil company Shell operates almost 2,000 petrol stations in Germany, Aral a little more. Germany’s market leader in charging electric cars, the energy company EnBW, wants to get 1,000 stations with its network at the beginning of next year – all with fast charging technology. “Then we would already have half as many […]

Dax recovers the 11,000 mark

Dhe leading index Dax left the market on Monday with a strong plus of 5.2 percent with just over 11,000 points. It is the first time in three weeks that the Dax is closing above this mark again. Among the biggest Dax winners were the engine manufacturer MTU Aero Engines, who otherwise suffered badly from […]

Controversy over independence continues

Dusseldorf What fluttered into the house of the administrative judges in Karlsruhe a few days ago could be a delicate matter. Cologne lawyer Claus Schmitz’s lawsuit, the reason for which he submitted on Tuesday, is not just about the clash of fundamental rights. Where does university confidentiality end? Where does the citizen’s right to free […]

How hope values ​​weigh on the balance sheets of DAX companies

That is almost 30 billion euros more than a year earlier, more than ever in German economic history – and more than twice as much as in 2005. At that time, the Dax companies had 120 billion euros of hope in their balance sheets. Eon is at the top, with an increase of 15.5 billion […]