What Dax companies say about the travel chaos

Frankfurt, Dusseldorf Germany’s major companies complain about traffic chaos at airports and the limited availability of rental cars. This is the result of a Handelsblatt survey of 40 Dax companies. Beiersdorf writes, for example: “There are significant problems with all modes of transport.” Nivea’s maker complains of difficulties with air travel and car rental providers. … Read more

Ergon Capital puts the Opseo intensive care group up for sale

Nurse (symbol photo) The company cares for seriously ill people. (Photo: ullstein bild – Hoff / WELT) Frankfurt According to business circles, private equity investor Ergon Capital is putting up for sale the German intensive care group Opseo, which specializes in intensive care. Goldman Sachs Investment Bank is preparing an auction that could start in … Read more

Bold new world of work: The weekly review of the editor

Good morning dear readers, This week was a very special one for the Media Handelsblatt Group, we had the biggest event on our premises since the Corona crisis, the new “Work in Progress” conference. That’s why our headquarters in central Düsseldorf looked quite different for a few days: large and small tents throughout the house, … Read more

The biggest acquisitions of 2021

The headquarters of Vonovia The Vonovia real estate group secured a majority stake in Deutsche Wohnen for $ 18 billion. Thus, the volume of purely domestic German acquisitions reached the highest level since it was recorded. (Photo: dpa) The global wave of mergers has hit Germany this year as well. Despite all the obstacles in … Read more