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Deutsche Bank Considers Exercising Option to Redeem TRAFIN 2015-1 Notes

September 5, 2018

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 5, 2018--Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft (the ” Issuer ”) is giving notice that it is considering whether to exercise its option to redeem the following securities prior to their scheduled maturity date:

-- the initial outstanding $216,125,000 Floating Rate Notes Due 2022 Credit Linked to the “TRAFIN 2015-1” Replenishable Trade Finance Portfolio, with the following CUSIP and ISIN numbers:

CUSIP: 251541AM0 (Rule 144A Notes)

BCC2A88P4 (Reg S Notes)

ISIN: XS1303225731 (Rule 144A Notes)

XS1303225657 (Reg S Notes),

(the ” TRAFIN 2015-1 Notes ”).

In considering whether to exercise its option to redeem the notes on the Interest Payment Date scheduled to occur in November 2018 (or on any Interest Payment Date thereafter) pursuant to paragraph (b)(ii) of ” Early Redemption Generally ” as set forth in the ” Description of the Notes ” section of the Offering Circular relating to the notes, the Issuer may take into account, among other things, whether it has successfully issued notes in respect of one or more substitute transactions with a portfolio, price, structure and tenor that the Issuer determines in its sole and absolute discretion to be sufficient. The Issuer may at any time at the Issuer’s sole and absolute discretion decide not to exercise, or to delay the exercise of, its option to redeem the TRAFIN 2015-1 Notes. Accordingly, in the near future, the Issuer intends to approach investors with proposals for a new class of notes which may form a suitable substitute.

For the avoidance of doubt, this notice does not constitute a notice specifying an Early Redemption Date in respect of the TRAFIN 2015-1 Notes. The Issuer may also choose not to pursue further the issuance of a new class of notes for a substitute transaction.

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