About Bankruptcies, Monopolies and Qatar

Last week, after Alitalia and Air Berlin, the third European Airline collapsed into bankruptcy after facing struggles caused by the tough European competition and political issues in their destination countries. The British low-cost carrier Monarch…

IFRS 16 – Beautifying balance sheets is over

The almost 20 years old Standard IAS 17, which regulated leasing expenses on your balance sheet, is being replaced. From January 2019 IFRS 16 becomes applicable to all leased assets. The main difference: Leasing must…

HNA Group – who is the major Deutsche…

According to information of Süddeutsche Zeitung (SZ), the Chinese conglomerate HNA indicated interest in getting on board Germany’s biggest insurance company Allianz SE, adding another headline after taking a major stake in the Deutsche Bank.…

TUM WARR-Team wins Hyperloop Contest

After winning the first round of the SpaceX Hyperloop Pod competition in January 2017, the WARR Hyperloop-Team from TUM again managed to attain the first spot in the second round in late August. With a…

TUM receives Triple Crown Accreditation

TUM School of Management is the first management school at a German technical university to receive the prestigious Triple Crown Accreditation status, which only about 80 institutions worldwide (about 1%) can call their own. The…