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oekom research AG is one of the world's leading rating agencies and provides the crucial head start in the segment of sustainable investments. Being the partner of institutional investors and financial service providers, we develop innovative investment strategies that combine sustainability research with a high rate of return.
Our sustainability research covers share and bond issuers (companies, countries and supra-national institutions). When evaluating securities, we place a strong emphasis on quality, independence and transparency.
Since 1993, oekom research has actively helped to shape the market for sustainable investments. Our analysts are experts whose services are much in demand. Their evaluations provide companies with a critical yardstick, while at the same time acting as a stimulus for integrating environmental and social concerns into company management.
Position available: Senior Manager Client Relations
oekom research is looking for a new member of staff to work in its sales team. The main areas of responsibility will be client acquisition and account management in international markets. The post requires several years of experience in sales of financial market services, knowledge of the SRI market, an engaging personality, a meticulous and structured approach to work and excellent knowledge of German and English. The job is based in Munich. The position is to be filled as soon as possible. more...
Sustainable mutual funds in the German-speaking countries: growth in numbers and volume
According to data from the Sustainable Business Institute (SBI), a total of 397 sustainable mutual funds were licensed for marketing in Germany, Austria and Switzerland as at 30 September 2014. The combined volume of the funds’ investments stood at around 45 billion euros. At the end of 2013 the SBI’s records listed 383 funds, in which approximately 40 billion euros were invested. more...