Who are our clients?

Unsere Strategien fuer alle Assetklassen
strategies for asset classes

Insurance companies, employee provision funds & pension funds

Insurance companies, employee provision funds, and pension funds are nowadays confronted by numerous challenges. They have to find investment solutions by which they can fulfil their future payment obligations in an environment of low interest rates. Also, statutory and regulatory requirements determine their scope of action. As partner of many years, Erste Asset Management knows the needs of the industry and can develop suitable investment modules.

Our strategies

Our investment solutions perfectly fit your asset/liability structure. In doing so, they comply with statutory and regulatory requirements such as the Austrian Pension Fund Act (PKG) or the Austrian Employee and Self-Employed Provision Act (BMSVG). The focus is on the achievement of a surplus return relative to the internal rate of return or the benchmark.

In particular, we provide solutions in the following asset classes:


  • Eurozone government bonds
  • CEE bonds
  • Global emerging markets bonds
  • Money market strategies


Banks & funds of funds

Banks and fund of funds managers look for strategies that fit their portfolios optimally. They have a very clear idea about what they want. Erste Asset Management offers a multitude of plain-vanilla funds that are a perfect fit for existing portfolio strategies. Our investment processes are clearly structured, transparent, and traceable. We have years of experience in many asset classes as well as a convincing track record.

Our strategies

Our strategies come with a clear risk/return profile and a convincing track record. This way, they make excellent building blocks for portfolios. Among our core competencies are:

  • Absolute return
  • Bond strategies
  • Emerging markets
  • Responsible/sustainable investment

Family Offices & private banks

Our strategies

In close cooperation, we develop strategies for your investment needs. This includes, for example, tailor-made individual strategies:

  • Emerging markets bonds
  • Emerging markets corporate bonds
  • Global bond markets
  • Responsible/sustainable investment
  • Absolute return

Church organisations, NGOs & foundations

Foundations, parochial organisations, and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) are committed to a strict catalogue of values in their investment decisions. Since 2001, Erste Asset Management has been among the pioneers of sustainable investment. We offer a multi-dimensional sustainability process that combines internal and external research. The core is our in-house Erste AM ESG rating. Erste Asset Management pursues professional environmental management, upholds high social standards, and is committed to intensive stakeholder dialogue.

Our strategies

Our sustainable/responsible investment solutions mean you do not have to follow rigid specifications. Instead, we provide you with a multi-dimensional, holistic approach that adjusts to the regulatory framework of your organisation. We are one of the few asset managers to also offer comprehensive solutions in bonds.

Corporate clients

The low interest rate environment confronts our corporate clients with major challenges as far as the management of their liquidity and their long-term financial assets is concerned. Erste Asset Management offers tailormade solutions to both big and small companies. In this process, the focus is on yield and value conservation. We comply with regulatory and statutory requirements and have years of experience, for example in IFRS reporting. At the request of our clients, we take into account individual criteria of sustainability in all our client mandates.

Our strategies

We develop strategies suitable for companies of all sizes. Our sustainability process is based on a modular structure and adjusts precisely to your individual requirements.

  • Individual investment solutions
  • Responsible investments


Consultants look for suitable asset managers and investment solutions on behalf of their clients. Erste Asset Management combines specialist know-how with organisational strength. We develop strategies that comply with all specifications, also in the field of regulatory standards and reporting. In cooperating with consultants, we rely on transparent, clearly traceable processes and products.

Our strategies

Erste Asset Management has comprehensive investment capacities and thorough specialist know-how in its core competencies:

  • Bond strategies
  • Emerging markets
  • Responsible/sustainable investment

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