Category: Hypovereinsbank

Commerzbank agrees with prosecutors on fine for tax evasion -report

Oct 14 Germany’s Commerzbank has agreed with Cologne prosecutors to pay 17 million euros ($19.49 million) of fines for tax evasion, Sueddeutsche Zeitung reported on Wednesday, without citing the source of the information. Germany’s second biggest bank by market value is the country’s third lender after Hypovereinsbank and HSH Nordbank… – Continue reading

Bank pays €22 mn for Luxembourg tax evasion activities

(CS) German financial institution HSH Nordbank reportedly reached a 22-million-euro settlement with prosecutors in Cologne over setting up offshore companies through Luxembourg to hide client assets from tax authorities. Newspaper “Süddeutsche Zeitung” and broadcasters NDR and WDR first reported on the deal on Tuesday. Allegedly, HSH Nordbank approached the prosecutor’s… – Continue reading

Unicredit’s German unit in talks to strike tax deal with authorities – sources

HypoVereinsbank, the German arm of Italy’s UniCredit, is in talks with German prosecutors to pay a fine to put two tax probes behind it, two people familiar with the matter said. HypoVereinsbank and the Cologne prosecutors declined to comment on the development, which was first reported by German daily Sueddeutsche… – Continue reading