Our Group – Facts and Figures
Allianz Global Investors is a diversified active investment manager, managing EUR 480 billion in assets for individuals, families and institutions worldwide1. We have created a business that enables us to meet the demands of our clients on a local basis and that empowers our investment managers to focus on achieving strong and consistent investment results. With 25 locations in 18 countries, we are well-positioned to deliver key local insights to our clients wherever they are.
We have over 550 investment professionals – including portfolio managers averaging more than a decade of experience with our firm.
In addition to specialised in-house research teams around the globe that carry out indepth analysis across economic and industrial sectors, our GrassrootsSM Research offers insight that extends far beyond fundamental analysis2.
Strong and supportive ownership by Allianz SE
When the world is changing quickly, it is important to have a stable foundation – and ample resources to draw on. As part of the Allianz group, we benefit from a well established and highly supportive parent, one of the world’s foremost financial service providers, servicing approximately 85 million customers in 70 countries3.
Allianz Asset Management AG is the holding company in which the Allianz Group gathers the vast majority of its asset management activities. Allianz SE is the sole shareholder of the holding company. Mirroring the target markets of Allianz Group's asset management strategy, the holding company oversees two pillars, Allianz Global Investors and PIMCO.
2 GrassrootsSM Research is a division of the Allianz Global Investors that commissions investigative research for asset-management professionals. Research data used to generate GrassrootsSM Research reports are received from reporters and field force investigators who work as independent, third party research providers, supplying research that is paid for by commissions generated by trades executed on behalf of clients.
3 Source: Allianz Global Investors, as of 31 December 2015.