Go to the Globe and Mail homepage

Jump to main navigationJump to main content

AdChoices

Commerzbank share issue just a drop in the bucket Add to ...

Subscribers Only

Lex is a premium daily commentary service from the Financial Times. It helps readers make better investment decisions by highlighting key emerging risks and opportunities.

Commerzbank chairman Martin Blessing has good reason to feel peeved. Since rival Deutsche Bank announced an equity issue to help its capital position last month, its shares have risen 9 per cent. But Commerzbank’s shares have fallen 23 per cent since it announced its own €2.5-billion ($3.3-billion) equity issue in March.

Report Typo/Error

Next story

loading

In the know

The Globe Recommends

loading

Most popular videos »

Highlights

More from The Globe and Mail

Most popular