Why Deutsche Bank Told Clients to Stay Away From American Banks

Why Deutsche Bank Told Clients to Stay Away From American Banks

It's always fascinating to observe how Americans are perceived by people from other places -- depending on the country and the circumstances, common stereotypes range from unhealthy food to cut-throat capitalism and being a workaholic. "A number of European corporates are already realizing the risks of not operating with companies that are long-term committed to the geographies [...] in which they operate," Fabrizio Campelli, a Deutsche Bank board member overseeing corporate and investment banking, told Reuters in an interview. With total assets of $1,476 billion in 2021, Frankfurt-based Deutsche Bank is currently just past the 20 largest banks of the world but far behind American behemoths like JP Morgan Chase and Bank of America as well as French BNP Paribas .