Barclays Appoints CEO of Germany Dr Ingrid Hengster

FinTech magazine takes a look at the change of position for Dr Ingrid Hengster and two other executives in FinTech, Carla Hassan and Tariq Ahmad

Keynote by Woodward Clark Price, Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Berlin | GATTC 2023

Woodward Clark Price, Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of the United States of America in Berlin, gave the opening keynote at the German-American Trade and Tech Conference 2023 on February 14, 2023, which offered important impulses for the transatlantic partnership.

IP & Data Protection in the US and Germany

This is a panel discussion on the Intellectual Property and Data Protection Regulations in the US and Germany.

Digitization of data as well as technological advances continue to present new opportunities for brands to engage with their customers. This also help businesses connect and grow on a global scale faster than ever before. With these opportunities come new challenges, such as IP infringement, IT threats, and data regulation compliance. Regulations do vary, so understanding these challenges and their legal implications is imperative for today’s business world.

Our transatlantic panel consists of legal professionals Dr. Morton Douglas and Werner Bachmann from Freiburg, Germany as well as Esther T. Earbin and Eric W. Klemm from the US.

Panelists will discuss US and German law relating to IP and data protection. Points of discussion will include defining IP, trade secrets, data as an asset, data protection, and open access to data. At the end there will be time for some Q &A.

Moderation will be by Ashley Matthäus of the German-American Business Community at the Carl-Schurz-Haus in Freiburg, Germany.

00:00:00 Intro
00:03:15 – Intellectual Property in Germany & the US
00:09:46 – US Consumers and Trust; Advantages of the US System
00:21:00 – Regional Exhaustion and Microsoft as an example
00:24:31 – Businesses protecting data; data as trade secrets of a company; TRIPS
00:41:35 – Common Ground in Personal Data; Technical Data and its Value
00:53:00 – Data Protection; ‘Data Economy’
00:55:46 – Q & A
01:11:45 – Upcoming GABC events
01:14:11 – Closing Remarks and Takeaways
01:25:30 – Thanks & Goodbye

E174: Barclays IB Associate in ECM Makes The Brave Leap

In this episode, we hear from Aaron, a former investment banking associate that worked in equity capital markets at Barclays in New York. Learn how he managed to land a job in investment banking coming from Arizona State and why he made a brave leap after almost three years in the industry. Hear why he moved down to Miami and what he’s up to now.




Deustche Bank Poaches Prime-Brokerage Team From Barclays

Dec.18 — Deutsche Bank AG poached a team of executives catering to hedge-fund clients from rival Barclays Plc as the troubled German lender seeks to rebuild that business and ultimately transfer it to BNP Paribas SA. Bloomberg’s Sonali Basak and Michelle Davis have more on “Bloomberg Daybreak: Americas.”