dpa-AFX company profile

Faster business insights - dpa-AFX Wirtschaftsnachrichten GmbH is one of the leading news agencies for German and English language real-time financial and economic news. With a worldwide network of journalists, dpa-AFX provides independent, reliable and fast news on international financial and economic developments – as articles, radio and video reports. 

dpa-AFX delivers news to banks, financial service groups and the media to enable them to provide their customers and employees with financial news on the internet, intranet or via terminals. dpa-AFX news reports are used among other things in stock trading, fund management, asset management and in the general distribution of material  via intranets.

Its services are available through many platforms such as Bloomberg, FactSet Digital Solutions, SIX Financial Information, Teletrader and vwd group.

dpa-AFX is the clear market leader among the suppliers of financial and business news to German-language financial and media portals on the internet.

It is also Germany's leading provider of consumer and investor related business radio news. 

dpa-AFX radio provides daily “on air” stock news, background reports and top stories to numerous radio stations  - such as Hit Radio FFH, Radio and RP Hit Radio Antenna 1.

dpa-AFX videos offer current economic and financial news to websites, intranets and mobile equipment. Each trading day dpa-AFX produces video covering top economic stories, international stock markets and the latest analysts' commentaries. The videos provide everyone interested in financial issues with a quick overview of the news - at work, at home and while travelling. They can also be designed to meet the needs of individual customers.

Worldwide partner network

dpa-AFX business news GmbH is based on an international agency network with reports from all the world's major global financial centres. Its partners are:


The German Press Agency dpa is a trusted, accurate and independent provider of news with the digital and multimedia content to power the media at home and abroad. Our customers benefit from the extensive global network of correspondents and editors maintained by Germany's leading news wire. News gathering is completely free of outside influence which in turn guarantees that coverage lives up to the strict requirements of the dpa charter: This document lays down that reporting must be free of bias and unfettered by political, economic or governmental ideologies. Print media, radio stations, online and mobile communication providers in more than 100 countries rely on this journalistic excellence around-the-clock. Among dpa clients are parliaments, governmental and non-governmental organisations as well as businesses and public relations agencies. They all derive news content from the wide range of products and services provided by the dpa group of companies.


APA - Austria Press Agency is the country’s national news agency and the leading information service provider for Austria. Austrian newspapers and the ORF TV and Radio network own the agency. The APA-Group includes the APA news agency, as well as ten subsidiaries. Its work focuses on the areas of a news agency, photo agency, information management, and information technology. The APA editorial departments supply real-time news service in word, image, graphics, audio and video. The subsidiaries offer dissemination, research, and knowledge management services, as well as information technology solutions. The APA-Group targets its work towards professional users (information managers, PR experts) in the fields of media, politics, public authorities, and economics. APA fulfils its duties independent from the state, governmental, and political party influences and in accordance with the principles of reliability, speed, balanced information and avoidance of any one-sidedness and party influence.



AG für Wirtschaftspublikationen (AWP) is Switzerland’s leading financial news agency. It provides a steady stream of reports on current events in Switzerland and abroad, and supplies all the relevant facts and figures on companies, markets and sectors. It regularly covers over 1,000 Swiss companies with reports in German and French. With over 800 realtime reports a day, AWP provides complete coverage on corporate events as well as supplying commentaries on global stockmarket trends and offering detailed background information and expert comment. AWP NEWS: STAYING AHEAD WITH A SWISS LEADER.


RTT News

RTTNews is one of the leading financial news providers serving major banks, brokers, technology providers, portals, media outlets, newspapers and other organizations serving the financial markets and the investing community. RTT is recognized for providing 24-hr coverage of global corporate, economic & political news and comprehensive market analysis and commentary. RTT also provides a wide range of web content solutions.



Martin Kalverkamp

Phone +49 (0)69 / 920 22-400


Executive Editors:

Bernd Zeberl (Editor in Chief)
Phone +49 (0)69 / 920 22-461

Stephan Keil (Deputy Editor in Chief)
Phone +49 (0)69 / 920 22-488

Head of Sales:

Cornelia Bihn (Authorized Officer)
Phone +49 (0)69 / 920 22-480

Head of Finance and HR:

Frank Hofmann (Authorized Officer)
Phone +49 (0)69 / 920 22-412

Chief Information Officer:

Michael Naumoff
Phone +49 (0)69 / 920 22-456


dpa-AFX Wirtschaftsnachrichten GmbH

Gutleutstraße 110
60327 Frankfurt

Phone:+49 (0)69 920 22 400
Fax:+49 (0)69 920 22 420