Martin Kretschmer joins SDG INVESTMENTS
Sustainability platform SDG INVESTMENTS builds up fixed income brokerage team
Frankfurt am Main, June 20, 2022 - Martin Kretschmer joined SDG INVESTMENTS as Head of Fixed Income on June 15, 2022. In his new role, the experienced fixed income specialist will expand the brokerage of green bonds at SDG INVESTMENTS. This involves working with a library of initially more than 300 green bonds with an issuing volume of over EUR 146 billion., which will be significantly expanded again in the coming weeks through the listing of social and sustainable bonds. A digital order book ensures seamless communication between all market participants.
"We are delighted to welcome a very experienced and excellently networked manager like Martin on board. With the brokerage offer specialised in sustainable bonds, we are filling up a gap in the market. Particularly in the current period, the bond market is in need of liquidity. We want to be THE contact point for all institutional market participants for secondary market transactions in sustainable bonds. With Martin Kretschmer we will strengthen our excellent service," says Frank Ackermann, Managing Partner of SDG INVESTMENTS.
"Sustainable investments are becoming more and more important. The SDG INVESTMENTS platform offers a technically advanced infrastructure that allows us to provide our business partners with optimal support in implementing their transactions," adds Martin Kretschmer.
Before joining SDG INVESTMENTS, Mr Kretschmer was responsible for sales activities in the Fixed Income Division at Unicredit Bank in Munich for many years. After returning to Frankfurt in 2017, Martin Kretschmer was in charge of institutional investors at Scope Group. Most recently, Mr Kretschmer was Managing Director at Corestate Bank GmbH, where he was responsible for building up the fixed income brokerage business.