Concord Investmentbank AG provided financial services. The company's core competencies were equity and bond trading, underwriting and consulting, designated sponsoring, market making and asset management for institutional clients. Its functional segments include Risk Controlling, Accounting, Legal, Compliance, IT, Communications, Communication and Human Resources. The company operated through the following segments: Equities, Corporate Finance, Fixed Income and Asset Management. The Equities segment comprised the bank's equity trading business including the commission business, sales/sales trading, proprietary trading and market making for equities. The Corporate Finance segment operated on the basis of an integrated business model to provide an extensive product offering geared to the needs of small & mid cap companies. The Fixed Income segment deals with trading in fixed income products. The Asset Management segment was responsible for managing financial portfolios. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Frankfurt, Germany.