Meet Our Management Team
Michael Kott, CEO
Michael Kott has more than 25 years of extensive experience on international capital markets. During his leading positions at Bayerische Landesbank and at Baader Wertpapierhandelsbank AG in the 90es his work was an essential element that influenced and designed the German equity markets until its current stage.
In 2002, Michael founded CM-Equity AG. His global network to companies, investors, asset managers, banks and brokers is an important asset for CM-Equity.
He is committed to reconciling the interests of entrepreneurs with the different objectives of investors by implementing the partnership concept of CM-Equity, in order to achieve sustainable success and added value for all involved parties.
Rainer Günther, Managing Director
Rainer Günther has more than 25 years extensive experience in proprietary trading on domestic and foreign capital markets. He started his career at Bayerische Hypotheken- und Wechselbank AG (now Unicredit) in 1984, moved to Baader Wertpapierhandelsbank AG as market specialist in equity trading and worked as a proprietary trader at MWB Wertpapierhandelshaus AG before he joined the CM-Equity team in 2006.
Since 2009 Rainer had led our trading desk before he joined our Asset Management in June 2016. His strong skills in fundamental and sentiment analysis and his profound market knowledge is of essential value for the Asset Management Team of CM-Equity AG.
Further on, Rainer holds a Diploma in Business Administration (VWA) and is in his Managing Director role an authorised officer at CM- Equity AG.
Fully compliant financial institution
- Investment brokering : § 1 sect. 1a sentence 2 no. 1 KWG
- Investment advice : § 1 sect. 1a sentence 2 no. 1a KWG
- Investment banking : § 1 sect. 1a sentence 2 no. 1c KWG
- Contract brokerage : § 1 sect. 1a sentence 2 no. 2 KWG
- Financial portfolio mgmt.: § 1 sect. 1a sentence 2 no. 3 KWG
- Own-account trading : § 1 sect. 1a sentence 2 no. 4 KWG
- Own-account business operations : § 32 sect. 1a KWG
Member of the German Association of Independent Asset Managers.
Regulated and licensed by the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority of Germany.
Partner of VBANK – Die Bank der Vermögensverwalter.
Introducing broker of Interactive Brokers.