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Could Deutsche Bank Troubles Lead to Turkish Takeover?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Deutsche Bank, long considered Germany’s economic pride and joy, is coming under pressure as investors are in panic mode after its financial strength has come under scrutiny. With a recent U.S. Justice Department demand of $14 billion against Germany’s largest bank, shares of the company have hit record lows, prompting talks …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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German Government Has Too Much Money, Returning It To Taxpayers

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

For Americans, the thought of getting extra money from the government because it has more than enough is just laughable, but in Germany that idea is a reality. The German government has run a surplus for the last four years, so Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble announced that not only was …

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Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Germany Looks To Toughen Up Against Tax Evaders Who Turn Selves In

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Finance ministers from all 16 German states are pushing to implement harsher penalties for tax evaders who decide to turn themselves in before being caught, as there has been some protest over the existing rules which many see as being too soft. Currently, tax evaders can avoid prosecution if they …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Former German Finance Minister Oskar Lafontaine No Longer Supports the Euro He Helped Create

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

Germany’s former Finance Minister Oskar Lafontaine played a major role in the creation of the euro, but now after more than a decade since the currency went into circulation, he is calling for its destruction.  Lafontaine has come to the realization that the single currency idea that he once pushed …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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Is Germany Really One of the Poorest Nations in the Euro Zone?

By Stephen Fuchs on Email @StephenWFuchs

There has been some debate in recent days around a new study released by the European Central Bank (ECB) that looks at the household income of each euro zone country.  As soon as the numbers came out, the mainstream media was quick to point out that Germany and the other northern …

Stephen Fuchs
Stephen founded German Pulse and LGBT Germany out of a passion to introduce Americans to a Germany that goes beyond beer and polka (although with enough beer he has been known to polka it up a bit). He's a coffee addict, lover of wine and good times, a hit in the kitchen and editor of TV commercials. You can follow him on Twitter (@StephenWFuchs) to find out a lot more.
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