Flossbach von Storch Invest S.A. was established in 2012 as a limited company (“société anonyme”) under Luxembourg law. In its capacity as management company and on the basis of the European passport framework, it manages mutual funds and specialised funds and performs cross border fund marketing activities in various European countries. The parent company, Flossbach von Storch AG, serves as the portfolio manager of its funds and is, with over 36 billion euros of assets under management and about 200 employees, one of the leading independent asset managers in Germany. Named after its founders Dr Bert Flossbach and Kurt von Storch, this Cologne-based company has been operating since 1998. It combines comprehensive portfolio management and financial market expertise in an owner-run company. The clients of the Flossbach von Storch group include national and international wealthy private individuals, fund investors and institutional clients.