As an independent, integrated centre of competence for compliance, (in addition to its function as a self-regulatory organisation pursuant to the Anti-Money Laundering Act, see SRO heading) the VQF is also an Industry Organisation for independent Asset Managers (hereinafter: "BOVV") with "rules of professional conduct for the practice of asset management " officially recognised by the Federal Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA)  since 23 April 2009 and offers you the corresponding supervisory service.


These rules of professional conduct of the VQF BOVV regulate the content of the asset management agreement and how it must be implemented (asset manager's duty of trust, information and due diligence towards the customer and regulation of the asset manager's compensation). Hence due attention is paid to the protection of investors.






Please note that only the German version is legally binding.