Wirecard: Fateful days for Wirecard

The new CEO James Freis and Supervisory Board Chairman Thomas Eichelmann had been negotiating with the approximately 15 creditor banks since the penultimate Friday. Under the leadership of Commerzbank, Landesbank Baden-Württemberg and the two major Dutch banks ABN Amro and ING, they granted Wirecard a credit line of EUR 1.75 billion about two years ago. […]

What summer vacation could look like this year

Frankfurt Mountains, sun, sea: With the increasing relaxation of the corona restrictions, more and more Germans are hoping to be able to go on vacation in the summer despite the corona virus pandemic. After public life has more or less come to a standstill since mid-March, there is now hope for a little bit of […]

ETFs: These nine index funds benefit from the corona crisis

When the Corona crisis is over, some sectors will no longer be able to continue their heyday, others will experience a new boom. Investors do not necessarily have to look for individual profiteers, they can put entire winning industries in the form of a fund. Exchange-traded index funds, so-called ETFs, enable a particularly cost-effective entry. […]

Visa withdraws full-year forecast – even though profit increases

Visa The company also anticipates the corona crisis to impact its business. (Photo: AP) San Francisco The credit card giant Visa has increased profits and revenues significantly in the most recent business quarter despite the Corona pandemic. The surplus increased four percent year-on-year to $ 3.1 billion in the three months to the end of […]

Greece: at Teleperformance, worry on the phone

“Every day, I have a lump in my stomach as soon as I wake up. I’m scared to go to work “, explains Anne (1). This 20-year-old Frenchwoman works at Teleperformance in Athens. She is one of those voices who, from a telephone platform, provide technical assistance or after-sales service for international brands. Apple, Hewlett […]