February 2009 monthly figures
Continued restraint in securities business: 544,072 orders executed
Quickborn. comdirect bank (www.comdirect.de) executed 544,072 securities orders in February. In January, this figure stood at 573,017.
Total assets under custody totalled EUR 18.77 bn in February (January: EUR 19.64 bn). Of this figure, EUR 8.98 bn is attributable to portfolio volume incl. funds volume (January: EUR 9.42 bn) and EUR 9.79 bn to deposit volume (January: EUR 10.22 bn).
At the end of February, comdirect bank had 1,372,182 customers (January: 1,369,550). The number of custody accounts amounted to 705,208 (January: 703,635). The number of current accounts increased to 456,291 (January: 445,424) and the number of Tagesgeld PLUS ("call money plus") accounts climbed to 850,147 (January: 841,225). The number of customers in the advisory subsidiary, comdirect private finance, rose to 48,358 in February (January: 47,432).
On the fifth working day following the month-end, the latest comdirect figures are posted on the bank's website at , under "Facts & figures".