German Heritage Sector Applauds Increased Digitization, Preservation Funding

LYON, France  — Germany’s film heritage sector is celebrating a new federal and state-funded initiative launching in January that will provide €10 million ($ 11.15 million) a year towards the digitization and preservation of feature films. Rainer Rother, the artistic … Read more…

German Investor Confidence Unexpectedly Improves Amid Brexit, Trade Risks: ZEW

German investor confidence rose strongly in December, defying expectations for a modest weakening, but caution prevailed as financial analysts’ assessment of the current economic situation again deteriorated sharply due to sluggish economic growth and uncertainties linked to global trade and … Read more…

German Crypto Exchange Bitcoin Group SE Buys Investment Bank Tremmel

German cryptocurrency exchange Bitcoin Group SE acquired investment bank Tremmel Wertpapierhandelsbank GmbH, aiming to significantly expand its service portfolio. The purchase price was not disclosed, but the company said it is in the lower seven-digit euro range. With the acquisition, … Read more…