Thank you for 50 years of trust in us!
For already half a century OVB has been there for its customers and financial consultants. So, this seems like a nice time to take a look back.
When people in Europe are asked who is there for them as a partner for all financial questions, the answer is OVB.
OVB in Europe
OVB is currently operating in 15 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
Company history is written by people
People are at the forefront of our services and our business model. A range of different characters and their personal stories make our company what it is. That’s why we let the people behind the Group have their say: our clients explain what OVB’s services mean to them and our financial advisors provide a first-hand insight into their everyday work.
OVB stands for long-term, comprehensive and above all customer-oriented one-stop financial consulting.
With almost 3.8 million clients and more than 5,000 financial agents, 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.
OVB in its 50th anniversary year: highest sales in the company’s history
Cologne, 23 March 2021. OVB achieved its best sales result in company history in 2020, its 50th anniversary year, with brokerage income rising by 4.9% to €270.6 million.
- Brokerage income climbs 4.9% to reach new record high of €270.6 million
- EBIT improves to €14.9 million
- Considerable growth in clients and financial advisors
- Dividend of €0.75 and €0.25 anniversary bonus*