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Bundesbank Act (Bundesbankgesetz, BBankG)

Long title: Gesetz über die Deutsche Bundesbank

In the wording of the announcement of October 22, 1992 (Federal Law Gazette I, page 1782), as amended by the Sixth Act Amending the Bundesbank Act of December 22, 1997 (Federal Law Gazette, page 3274). This (revised) translation has been prepared by the Bundesbank for the convenience of English-speaking readers. It is not official; the only authentic text is the German one as published in the Federal Law Gazette (Bundesgesetzblatt).

Translation provided by the Deutsche Bundesbank and reproduced with kind permission.

Banking Act (Kreditwesengesetz, KWG )

Long title: Gesetz über das Kreditwesen

In the amended text of the Announcement of September 9, 1998 (Federal Law Gazette I, page 2776), as last amended by Article 3 of the Act amending insolvency and banking law provisions (Gesetz zur Änderung insolvenzrechtlicher und kreditwesenrechtlicher Vorschriften*) of December 8, 1999 (Federal Law Gazette I No. 54, page 2384).

* This Act serves to implement Directive 98/26/EC of the European Parliament and Council of May 19, 1998 on settlement finality in payment and securities settlement systems (Official Journal of the European Communities No. L 166 page 45)

Translation provided by the Deutsche Bundesbank and reproduced with kind permission.

The Act Against Unfair Competition

Full citation: Act Against Unfair Competition in the version published on 3 March 2010 (Federal Law Gazette [BGBl.]) Part I p. 254

Translation provided by the Federal Ministry for Justice and Brian Duffett and reproduced with kind permission.

Act against Restraints on Competition (Gesetz gegen Wettbewerbsbeschränkungen, GWB)

In the version promulgated on 26 August 1998 (Federal Gazette I p. 2546)

This translation has been established jointly by the law firm of Hengeler Mueller Weitzel Wirtz and the Federal Cartel Office, and is reproduced with kind permission.