06.02.2009 - January 2009 monthly figures
Cautious start to the year: 573,000 securities orders executed, 20,000 new current accounts
Quickborn. comdirect bank (www.comdirect.de) executed 573,017 securities orders in January. In December, this figure stood at 821,936.
Total assets under custody totalled EUR 19.64 bn in January (December: EUR 20.34 bn). Of this figure, EUR 6.23 bn is attributable to portfolio volume (December: EUR 6.76 bn), EUR 3.19 bn to funds volume (December: EUR 3.12 bn) and EUR 10.22 bn to deposit volume (December: EUR 10.47 bn).
At the end of January, comdirect bank had 1,369,550 customers (December: 1,349,297). The number of custody accounts amounted to 703,635 (December: 697,806). The number of current accounts increased to 445,424 (December: 425,149) and the number of Tagesgeld PLUS ("call money plus") accounts climbed to 841,225 (December: 814,516). The number of customers in the advisory subsidiary, comdirect private finance, rose to 47,432 in January (December: 46,585).
On the fifth working day following the month-end, the latest comdirect figures are posted on the bank's website at , under "Facts & figures".