Company Management Issues

Wirecard’s former boss faces criminal complaint in Austria

Wirecard’s former boss faces criminal complaint in Austria

Published 30/06/2020

VIENNA (Reuters) - An Austrian lawyer has filed a criminal complaint against Wirecard’s (WDIG.DE) former Chief Executive Markus Braun and Chief Operating Officer Jan Marsalek [more…]

Exclusive: Germany missed chances to put Wirecard on watchlist, source says

Exclusive: Germany missed chances to put Wirecard on watchlist, source says

Published 30/06/2020

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - German regulators twice looked into tightening the supervision of collapsed payments firm Wirecard and discussed it with the German and European central [more…]

Changing of guard at top German court signals de-escalation for ECB

Changing of guard at top German court signals de-escalation for ECB

Published 22/06/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Changes to the composition of Germany’s top court are likely to make it less confrontational towards the European Central Bank following a [more…]

Very clear Wirecard deposit certificate was ‘spurious’, BPI CEO says

Very clear Wirecard deposit certificate was ‘spurious’, BPI CEO says

Published 22/06/2020

MANILA (Reuters) - Bank of the Philippine Islands Chief Executive Cezar Consing said it was clear that a certificate purporting to be for a Wirecard [more…]

White House adviser Kevin Hassett to leave this summer: Axios

White House adviser Kevin Hassett to leave this summer: Axios

Published 22/06/2020

(Reuters) - White House adviser Kevin Hassett will leave the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump this summer, Axios reported bit.ly/2Npsi61 on Monday, citing two [more…]

German finance minister says supervision institutions did their job on Wirecard

German finance minister says supervision institutions did their job on Wirecard

Published 22/06/2020

BERLIN (Reuters) - Regulators worked hard and did their job in the case of payments firm Wirecard, which on Monday said that 1.9 billion euros [more…]

Amazon CEO Bezos willing to testify before U.S. Congress: letter

Amazon CEO Bezos willing to testify before U.S. Congress: letter

Published 15/06/2020

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amazon.com Inc (AMZN.O) Chief Executive Jeff Bezos is willing to testify to a congressional panel investigating potential violations of U.S. antitrust law [more…]

GE picks Embraer planemaking chief to run aviation unit

GE picks Embraer planemaking chief to run aviation unit

Published 15/06/2020

(Reuters) - General Electric Co (GE.N) on Monday tapped the planemaking head of Brazil’s Embraer (EMBR3.SA) to run its key aircraft engines division on Monday, [more…]

South Korean court denies arrest warrant request for Samsung heir

Published 09/06/2020

SEOUL (Reuters) - A South Korean court on Tuesday denied an arrest warrant request for Samsung Group heir Jay Y. Lee after prosecutors accused him [more…]

An easing of coronavirus prevention measures helps China’s auto plants rev up

An easing of coronavirus prevention measures helps China’s auto plants rev up

Published 19/05/2020

YUYAO, China/SHANGHAI (Reuters) - In the eastern Chinese city of Yuyao, a group of five face-masked workers at a Geely auto plant, stood almost shoulder [more…]