DVFA is the association of investment professionals in Germany.

Investment professionals, in the usage of DVFA, are defined as Individuals who

  • professionally design, manage or supervise investment products
  • make or evaluate investment decisions or
  • analyze credit, solvency or credit risks

DVFA and its members work on topics such as portfolio management, asset allocation, investment analysis, company valuation, risk and wealth management, real estate analysis, rating, credit management, but also on sustainability issues, professional ethics and regulation.

GSFC Sustainable Finance Status Quo & Innovation

Future investment professionals can become junior members during their studies.

The personal members of the DVFA have a high professional qualification and are also committed to professional ethics.

DVFA’s training school has been providing education to investment professionals for more than 30 years. Currently, more than 5,000 alumni of DVFA training school are charter holders of DVFA’s designations.

„In order to stop climate change – the effects of which have long since been noticeable – enormous investments are needed. This is why we are embracing the idea of private capital also being invested according to the principles of sustainability. The Cluster aims at further promoting this movement.“

Hessian Minister of Economy, Tarek Al-Wazir