Passive portfolio management

As our latest service, the Bundesbank is offering portfolio management to other central banks, international organisations and monetary authorities. This means that our customers can leverage our many years’ experience of managing and investing pension fund reserves and other special funds in the European financial market.

The passively managed portfolios track conservative and liquid benchmark indices. At present, we are offering the following investment options:

  • Markit-iBoxx Eurozone-Index ex-BBB
  • Markit-iBoxx Supranationals-Index
  • Markit-iBoxx Supranationals 1-3-Index
  • Markit-iBoxx Germany-Index
  • Markit-iBoxx Germany 1-3-Index

Our customers can determine the composition of the portfolio.

For more information, please refer to Product Annex Investment Services, section VIII as well as the Investment guidelines for ERMS portfolio management.