No sharp rise in interest rates is expected for life insurance | Free press

High inflation has consequences for property and casualty insurance. However, it will likely be some time before the reimbursement of interest rates has a positive effect on life insurance. Frankfurt am Main. According to industry experts, most life insurance customers cannot yet count on a rate hike on the classic old age reserve, despite the … Read more

Boeing: Profit drop due to manufacturing defects | Free press

Boeing, a rival of Airbus, is still fighting. The manufacturing shortcomings of the 787 Dreamliner long-haul jet once again weighed on the quarterly balance sheet. But CEO Calhoun exudes optimism. Arlington The crisis-stricken US aircraft manufacturer Boeing was in the black in the second quarter, but made significantly less. Net income fell 72 percent year-on-year … Read more

Industrial companies do not suffer from more sick leaves | Free press

Concerns about another corona wave are growing. The number of sick leaves is also increasing. What does this mean for the country’s industry? Frankfurt. Robert Friedmann saw a doctor recently. The head of the Würth group in Künzelsau, known for its screws, no longer had the mind that masks were still mandatory there. “I had … Read more

More data theft at ATMs – but less damage | Free press

Spying on confidential customer data at ATMs in Germany seemed a thing of the past. Now the numbers are rising again. Experts have a simple explanation for this. Frankfurt am Main. The theft of data from ATMs in Germany increased in the first half of 2022 for the first time in years. In the first … Read more

Building permits: significant decrease in the number of single-family houses | Free press

Living space is limited – yet the authorities note a decline in building permits. Energy prices, high material costs and rising interest rates are causing problems for the industry. Wiesbaden. The number of building permits in Germany has fallen in the first five months of this year. In total, authorities approved the construction and redevelopment … Read more