Our vision

When people in Europe are asked who is there for them as a partner for all financial questions, the answer is OVB.

Our strategy

Modern, individual, digital – OVB combines its traditional strength of personal consultation with today's technological possibilities to ensure its sustainability.

OVB in Europe

OVB is currently operating in 14 national markets. This international positioning is a major strength of our company. Thus, we will continue to advance with our expansion into promising European markets.

OVB Holding AG at a glance

The OVB Group, with its holding company headquartered in Cologne, is one of Europe’s leading financial brokerage groups. Since being founded in 1970, our business activities have focused on long-term, comprehensive and above all customer-oriented financial consulting for private households.

We work with more than 100 high-performance providers and uses competitive products to serve our clients’ individual needs.

Consulting is based on ascertaining and analysing the customer’s financial situation. In particular, the broker asks the customer about their wishes and goals in a personal meeting and develops a customised solution based on personal opportunities. It should be long-term, affordable and sufficiently flexible. OVB supports customers over many years. Regular reviews and adjustments of financial decisions to relevant changes in customer requirements ensure needs-based insurance and pension concepts for customers adapted to their stage of life.

As the management holding company, OVB Holding AG is at the top of the OVB Group. It determines the strategic goals and secured the aligned business policies

OVB stands for long-term, comprehensive and above all customer-oriented one-stop financial consulting.

With 3.35 million customers and around 4,700 financial brokers, OVB is one of Europe’s leading financial brokerage groups. OVB works with more than 100 high-performance providers and uses competitive products to serve its clients’ individual needs, from subsistence and property/asset insurance to pensions and asset building and growth.

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OVB looked towards growth in client numbers while business performance remains largely stable in the 2017 financial year.

Sales and operating income reached almost the high level of the previous year Beyond current financial figures, OVB presents its ‘OVB Evolution 2022’ corporate strategy, with which it is investing more in the future of its financial brokers and is focusing on future market requirements across Europe.

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Green finance – sustainability in the financial sector?

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The financial sector and environmental protection – two terms that at first glance might seem to have little in common. Yet the theme of sustainability has long since been making inroads in the financial sector. "Green financial investments" are gaining ground and doing particularly well in Europe. According to the first edition of the Global Green Finance Index, nine of the world's top ten sustainable financial centres are located in Western Europe.

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OVB Career

The OVB Group is headquartered in Cologne/Rhein. Committed people who create scope for action continue to write our success story together. Whether in sales, marketing or IT - we offer exciting challenges in a traditional company, in which team spirit is important.

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