Most of the layoffs would occur in London,
Handelsblatt Online reported. The bank's headquarters in
Frankfurt would remain virtually untouched and the United States
was unaffected, the paper said.
A Deutsche Bank spokesman declined to comment on the report but
said: "We plan the number of employees dynamically as part of
our strategy 2015-plus and in harmony with our long-term
strategy to increase our efficiency."
Deutsche Bank launched a restructuring plan in mid-2012 designed
to cut its balance sheet size and refocus its investment bank,
saying then it aimed to cut investment banking headcount by
(Reporting by Thomas Atkins and Kathrin Jones;
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