History of Deutsche Bank in Sri Lanka
Deutsche Bank was founded in Berlin to promote and facilitate trade relations between Germany and international markets.
Foundation of Deutsch-Asiatische Bank in Berlin – as a special institution for the East Asian market – by a German bank syndicate led by Disconto-Gesellschaft and Deutsche Bank.
Deutsch-Asiatische Bank and its branches were integrated into the newly founded European Asian Bank.
European Asian Bank opened its branch for Sri Lanka in Colombo.
European Asian Bank became Deutsche Bank (Asia).
Deutsche Bank (Asia) was merged into Deutsche Bank AG. The branch in Colombo began to operate under the name of Deutsche Bank AG.