July 28, 2009

Statement by the Supervisory Board of Deutsche Bank

The Supervisory Board and the Management Board of Deutsche Bank have acknowledged the report by the law firm Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. According to this report, the questionable methods used were not authorized by members of the Supervisory Board or the Management Board. We regret what took place. Internal measures have been initiated to prevent similar incidents in the future.


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Deutsche Bank Press Department

Dr. Ronald Weichert

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