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Schell becomes new CEO of Mercedes-Benz Bank
April 25, 2019 - The Supervisory Board of Mercedes-Benz Bank AG has picked the successor for the CEO position. The successor of Franz Reiner is well known. Read more
mytaxi becomes FREENOW and expands offer
April 25, 2019 - An exciting summer awaits mytaxi. In addition to a brand change to FREENOW, Europe's largest taxi app is expanding its range of mobility services. With the rebrand E-Scooter and a new rental car concept will be added.
Joint Venture is "Deal of the Year"
March 29, 2019 - BMW and Daimler finalized a historic joint venture with a major press conference at the end of February 2019. This significant step has now received the Corporate Finance Award 2018 from the Börsen-Zeitung.
Smart-City Atlas: 50 cities in Germany with digitization strategy
March 27, 2019 - Smart City as a destination! According to a study already 50 cities in Germany are working on making their cities fit for the future.
Four times Gold for Blacklane
March 21, 2019 - Blacklane was awarded in four categories at the coveted German Stevie Awards. The young Daimler investment was thus a leader in the field of transport companies.
The 5 best quotes from the SXSW
March 14, 2019 - "Revolutionizing the road!" Under this headline, REACH NOW invited numerous experts to the SXSW to discuss the mobility of the future. We have put together the best quotes for you.
Blacklane of one of Europe's top 50 start-ups
March 7, 2019 - A startup that arranges limousine trips for chauffeur services and immediately connects them with their customers? Blacklane, in which Daimler Financial Services has a stake, is therefore now part of the Growth 50 Tech Tour ranking.
MWC 2019: Science Fiction becomes Reality
February 28, 2019 - Over 100,000 visitors gathered this week at the MWC 2019 in Barcelona to share digital tech trends. Daimler was also present. Dieter Zetsche and Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft, kicked off the event.
Banking becomes Mobility: Talent Day is calling
February 27, 2019 - How do you calculate your financing rate online? What is the most convenient way to view and change a contract on your smartphone? Apply now for the "Talent Day // Digital Solution" Center and see how we work on the digital issues of the future!
Daimler Financial Services at the MWC 2019
February 26, 2019 - Every year, the tech world looks to Barcelona and the Mobile World Congress. This year's most important mobile communications fair in the world covers a broad field of innovation. Daimler Financial Services will also be present with its own topics.
New digital short-term insurance CoverOn
February 26, 2019 - There are plenty of reasons to spontaneously rent a car privately. But if you're an additional driver and aren't covered by a car insurance policy, parents or friends are reluctant to give out your car key because it can quickly become expensive in the event of damage. CoverOn, our new digital insurance solution.
Daimler and BMW present Joint Venture
February 22, 2019 - The Future is now! Daimler AG and BMW Group AG are opening a new chapter: a joint venture linking 60 million customers worldwide, an innovative gamechanger for urban mobility. Five verticals result in a unique mobility ecosystem.
Our Annual Results 2018
February 6, 2019 - Also in the year 2018, Daimler Financial Services further expanded its range of innovative mobility services. car2go increased its number of registered users to around 3.6 million (2017: 3.0 million) and thus strengthened its position as a leading company for flexible car sharing.
Smart City study: car2go cities are leaders in Germany
February 4, 2019 - The Digital City Ranking 2018 shows that German cities and municipalities still have a lot of work to do. Nevertheless, there are successful examples, supported by the offerings of Daimler Financial Services AG, which show that digitization and mobility only require courage and the right partner.
Innovation Index: Germany ranks second
January 22, 2019 - As a location for innovation, Germany can record the next success story: second place in Bloomberg's Global Innovation Index. We explain the contribution made by Daimler Financial Services.
car2go launches in Paris
January 15, 2019 - The City of Love becomes the City of Electromobility. car2go launched with a purley electric fleet of 400 smart fortwo. This makes Paris the fourth city in the world to be served only by electric car2go.
We are 31 million users worldwide
January 10, 2019 - The number of users of Daimler Financial Services' mobility products is higher than ever before. car2go, moovel and the Ride-Hailing Group, including mytaxi, Beat, Clever Taxi and Chauffeur Privé, had 31 million customers in the fourth quarter.
That's why Daimler Financial Services is at CES
January 9, 2019 - For the first time, Daimler Financial Services is represented at what is probably the world's most exciting electronics industry show: the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, or CES. But why are we present as a service provider for mobility solutions at an event that exhibits the latest innovations in the fields of entertainment and consumer electronics?
Joint Venture Daimler and BMW
Daimler and BMW plan next steps for joint mobility company. Competition authorities approve merger of mobility services.
E-scooters for Lisbon: green, clean and fun
mytaxi just launched its E-Scooter pilot called ‚hive‘. Some hundred new e-scooters are now available in Portugal's capital Lisbon and offer a viable alternative to getting around.
Rotation at Daimler Financial Services
Franz Reiner, BoM member responsible for the European region, succeeds Klaus Entenmann as Chairman of Daimler Financial Services AG.
moovel in Barcelona
moovel presents latest digital mobility solutions at the Smart City Expo World Congress in Barcelona.
Joint Venture mit Geely Group Company
Daimler Mobility Services and Geely Group Company, Geely Holding Group’s new business entity, announced today that they will form a premium ride-hailing joint venture in China.
MobilityX HR Hackathon: Digital Ideas for Employee Wellness
35 developers, programmers and entrepreneurs joined together for a hackathon to compete for the top prize of $10,000. Goal: Improving professional personal wellness of Daimler employees through digital innovation.
Emotional intelligence: Daimler Financial Services invests in Soul Machines
Daimler Financial Services makes strategic investment in New Zealand-based company Soul Machines to further develop artificial and emotional intelligence for multi-channel, customer-service pilot.
2018: Top employer worldwide
For the third consecutive time, the Great Place to Work Institute ranks Daimler Financial Services among the best multinational employers in the world. Daimler's financial and mobility service provider is one of two German companies among the top 10.