PARIS, March 13 Deutsche Bank has seen a slow
start to the year for its investment banking business due to
market uncertainty related to the crisis in Ukraine and data
from China and Germany, Chief Financial Officer Stefan Krause
said on Thursday.
"To us, the year started slow. Obviously through political
uncertainty we started to have market uncertainty again and a
slowdown in business," Krause told journalists on the sidelines
of banking conference in Paris, organized by The Economist.
"Ukraine, the data from China caused some slowdown ... We had
some ups and downs in Germany on data as well," Krause said,
adding that Deutsche Bank still sees positive results for the
(Reporting by Maya Nikolaeva; editing by Leigh Thomas)