Research in the field of finance at Aschaffenburg University of Applied Sciences deals with the collection and analysis of data pertaining to private asset management. Quantitative and qualitative scientific analysis is applied to questions and issues relevant to the private service sector as well as wealth management.

Our Institute of Finance plays a leading role in this area of research, and ensures that research results are incorporated into teaching at the university, in order to help fulfil our mandate of providing students a practice-oriented education.

Primary areas of research in this field include:

  • Research into the structures of the commercial market for asset management in Germany in terms of market size, market share, and market growth
  • Studies on the success of professional asset managers
  • Research into asset management and private investors


Prof. Dr Hartwig Webersinke
Telephone: +49 (0) 6021 4206 724

Prof. Dr Antje Wendler
Tel.: +49 (0) 6021 4206 739