Deutsche Bank Extends Sponsorship of PGA Tournament Through 2016

Deutsche Bank AG (DBK), Germany’s biggest bank, extended its sponsorship of the second U.S. PGA Tour playoff event through 2016.

This year’s Deutsche Bank Championship, featuring the top 100 golfers in the FedExCup standings, begins Aug. 31 at TPC Boston in Norton, Massachusetts.

Deutsche Bank has been the title sponsor since the first edition in 2003. EMC Corp. renewed as the local presenting sponsor through 2016.

“The Deutsche Bank Championship will continue its positive influence throughout the region and maintain its important role in the FedExCup playoffs,” said PGA Tour Commissioner Tim Finchem.

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