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Deutsche Bank welcomes German government proposal on European banking union

FILE PHOTO: People walk past a Deutsche Bank office in London

FRANKFURT (Reuters) - Deutsche Bank <DBKGn.DE> on Wednesday welcomed a German finance ministry proposal to strengthen the European banking union, the lender's deputy said.

Deputy Chief Executive Officer Karl von Rohr, speaking at a banking conference in Frankfurt, said he hoped the paper "receives a good hearing in Brussels".

(Reporting by Tom Sims; editing by Thomas Seythal)