vwd Vereinigte Wirtschaftsdienste GmbH

The vwd group is one of the leading providers of portfolio management, consulting and market data solutions in Europe with more than 600 institutional clients in the areas of private banking and asset management.

As part of an MBO / MBI, Cornerstone and the holding company of Daniel Hopp took over the majority of vwd Vereinigte Wirtschaftsdienste GmbH from Dow Jones, FAZ and Handelsblatt. Subsequently, the company focused on quantitative financial information and IT systems for asset management. Through acquisitions and organic growth, sales increased during the nine-year holding period of Cornerstone from approx. EUR 30 million to over EUR 80 million.

The company is today part of the financial investor Carlyle Group.