Professor Catherine Schenk is awarded a grant by the European Research Council, and publishes her book, 'Deutsche Bank: The Global Hausbank 1870-2020'

16th October 2020

Professor Catherine Schenk, Professorial Fellow in Economic and Social History, has been awarded a Euro2.4 million grant from the European Research Council under their Advanced Grant scheme for a 5-year project to identify and analyse the international network of correspondent banking relationships across the 20th century (GloCoBank).

Professor Schenk published Deutsche Bank: The Global Hausbank 1870-2020 with Bloomsbury in May 2020. The book covers the 150-year history of the Deutsche Bank, in which it has established itself as a major player in the world of international finance, but has also been confronted by numerous challenges that have changed the face of Europe.

Many congratulations to Professor Schenk on these achievements.