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About DWS Group

DWS – Facts


941 bn

assets under management [1]

More than

60 years

of investment heritage


~157 funds

with 4* or 5* ratings [2]

More than


research and investment experts



employees [3]

DWS Group (DWS) with EUR 941bn of assets under management​[1] aspires to be one of the world's leading asset managers. Building on more than 60 years of experience, it has a reputation for excellence in Germany, Europe, the Americas and Asia. DWS is recognized by clients globally as a trusted source for integrated investment solutions, stability and innovation across a full spectrum of investment disciplines.

We offer individuals and institutions access to our strong investment capabilities across all major liquid and illiquid asset classes as well as solutions aligned to growth trends. Our diverse expertise in Active, Passive and Alternatives asset management – as well as our deep environmental, social and governance focus – complement each other when creating targeted solutions for our clients. Our expertise and on-the-ground knowledge of our economists, research analysts and investment professionals are brought together in one consistent global CIO View, giving strategic guidance to our investment approach.

DWS wants to innovate and shape the future of investing. We understand that, both as a corporate as well as a trusted advisor to our clients, we have a crucial role in helping navigate the transition to a more sustainable future. With approximately 4,500 employees in offices all over the world, we are local while being one global team. We are committed to acting on behalf of our clients and investing with their best interests at heart so that they can reach their financial goals, no matter what the future holds. With our entrepreneurial, collaborative spirit, we work every day to deliver outstanding investment results, in both good and challenging times to build the best foundation for our clients’ financial future.


Assets under Management by region

A strong global brand


TOP 10

bank-owned Asset Manager [4]



ETF & ETC provider in Europe [5]



retail asset manager in Europe [6]

globale focusing





retail asset manager in Germany [7]

1. DWS Group, as of 31 March 2024

2. Morningstar (as of June 30, 2018)

3. DWS Group, as of 31 December 2018

4. Deutsche Bank, Strategy 2020 paper

5. ETFGI European ETF and ETP industry insights, August 2022

6. Broadridge Daten für aktive MF-Vermögenswerte, December 2021

7. BVI Statistik Publikumsfonds nach AuM, as of: May 2022

CIO View