Thanks to the efficiency and innovative strength of the companies based here, Bavaria has developed within a few decades from being an agricultural state into a location renowned for its high tech and services. The Bavarian State Government, local authorities, regional and local institutions, trade associations and Chambers of Commerce have provided substantial support to the business community.

Association of Bavarian Savings Banks

The Association of Bavarian Savings Banks is the umbrella organization and central service provider for the savings banks in Bavaria.

Association of Cooperatives Bavaria

The Association of Cooperatives Bavaria (GVB) represents the interests of Bavarian cooperatives.

Bavarian Banking Association

The Bavarian Banking Association represents the interests of all private banks operating in Bavaria.

Chair of Financial Management & Capital Market

The Chair's focus is on capital markets research, including such topics as corporate finance and governance.

Chair of Financial Mathematics

The Chair of Financial Mathematics combines challenging scientific research with practice.

Chamber of Trade and Crafts for Munich and Upper Bavaria

The Chambers of Industry and Commerce for Munich and Upper Bavaria are one of the largest corporate networks in Europe.

City of Munich

The Bavarian state capital Munich is one of the most attractive and successful German cities.

Deutsches Aktieninstitut e.V.

Deutsches Aktieninstitut represents the interests of capital market-oriented companies, banks, stock exchanges and investors.

Institute for Capital Markets and Corporate Finance

The Institute of the LMU addresses issues relating to the organization and functioning of capital markets.

Munich Risk and Insurance Center

The Munich Risk and Insurance Center (MRIC) supports research and teaching in the areas of risk management and insurance.

vbw – Vereinigung der Bayerischen Wirtschaft

The Association of the Bavarian Economy represents the interests of Bavaria's business community.