Finance (magazine)

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description Financial journal
publishing company Frankfurt Business Media GmbH
Frequency of publication 6 issues per year
Widespread edition 18,000 copies
(Media data 2016)
Range 0.052 million readers
(Media data 2016)
Editors-in-chief Markus Dentz (print), Michael Hedtstück (online, TV)
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Finance ( proper spelling : FINANCE ) is a financial magazine and cross- media media brand that deals with topics from the corporate and financial world. The main focus is on capital market and corporate finance topics. The target group are financial decision-makers from large and medium-sized German companies.


The first edition of Finance appeared in July 2000 as a joint project of the founding editors FAZ -Institute for Management-, Market- and Media Information GmbH , Manager Magazin Verlagsgesellschaft mbH and Günther Würtele Information GmbH. Founded as a trade magazine for mergers & acquisitions (M&A) and corporate finance, Finance has developed over the years into a community magazine for chief financial officers. Finance has been part of the specialist publisher Frankfurt Business Media GmbH (formerly Financial Gates GmbH), a company of the FAZ publishing group, since 2001 . The online platform was launched in 2012.


The trade journal appears six times a year and has a circulation of 18,000 copies (2/2016). The content is divided into three departments is divided:

  • Companies & Markets covers developments in companies and trends in finance markets .
  • In Personal & Personal you will find information on personnel changes at the financial decision-maker level as well as CFO portraits and interviews.
  • The Strategy & Efficiency Department deals with the operational side of CFO tasks and includes articles from areas such as controlling and accounting, treasury and M&A .

The website also offers the web TV format Finance-TV , which broadcasts current interviews with chief financial officers and market experts several times a week.


Every autumn since 2005, Finance has organized the Structured Finance industry get-together , a congress and exhibition for corporate finance and structured financial products. The awards CFO of the year and Treasury of the year are presented.

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  1. a b c d Data from Finance Magazine on the official website. Retrieved August 2, 2016
  2. a b FRANKFURT BUSINESS MEDIA realigned. The FAZ Group's financial and business publisher has adopted a new growth strategy ( memento of the original from March 4, 2016 in the Internet Archive ) Info: The archive link was automatically inserted and not yet checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. (PDF). Frankfurt Business Media press release of September 2, 2013. Accessed August 2, 2016  @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  3. Structured FINANCE - Evening Event & Awards. Finance magazine website . Retrieved August 2, 2016.