Commerzbank is a leading bank for private and corporate customers in Germany. With the segments Private Customers, Mittelstandsbank, Corporates & Markets as well as Central & Eastern Europe the Bank offers its customers an attractive product portfolio, and is a strong partner for the export-oriented SME sector in Germany and worldwide. With a future total of some 1,200 branches, Commerzbank has one of the densest networks of branches among German private banks. It has around 60 sites in 52 countries and serves almost 15 million private clients as well as 1 million business and corporate clients worldwide. In 2011, it posted gross revenues of almost €10 billion with 58,160 employees.
How many graduate places do you anticipate offering in 2013?
Approximately 35 (UK)
How many places have been filled in 2012?
Globally approx. 65
In which areas of the bank are you placing graduates?
Various divisions including Corporate Finance, Equity Markets & Commodities, Fixed Income & Currencies Trading & Sales, Corporate Banking, Market Risk and many more.
What does a typical graduate rotation look like?
Our Corporates & Markets Graduate Programme
The graduate programme begins with several weeks’ training which will familiarise you with the bank’s structure, products and services. Here you will also meet other members of the graduate programme, so you can start networking early on. Our training programme will give you the opportunity to experience what international business is like within an investment bank.
Which European offices take graduates?
London and Frankfurt
What are your application deadlines?
30th November 2012
What is the ratio of applicants to the positions?
Briefly describe the hiring process:
All applications have to be made online at www.commerzbank.com/career
Further tips for applying can be found on our career website.
How much do you pay graduates?
Do you allow deferred entry and if so, under what circumstances? No
How many summer interns do you anticipate the bank will hire in 2013?
To be confirmed
How many did you hire in 2012?
Which business areas of the bank offer structured internships?
IT, FIC Trading and Sales, EMC, Market Risk
Which European offices offer internships?
London and Frankfurt
When are your application deadlines?
London’s Summer Internship Programme deadline is the 14th December 2012
Longer internship are available year round
What is the ratio of applications to positions?
What percentage of summer interns where offered full-time positions in 2012?.
What percentage of full-time positions were filled by summer interns in 2012?
How much do you pay interns?
What should interns know about you before applying?