Company profile

Company profile

The MLP Group

The MLP Group with its brands Deutschland.Immobilien , DOMCURA , FERI , MLP , RVM und TPC is the financial services provider for private, corporate and institutional clients.

Special added value is created by networking the various perspectives and areas of expertise – enabling clients to reach better financial decisions. To this end, the MLP Group competently combines personal and digital offers. Several of the brands also offer selected products, services and technology for other financial services providers.

An intensive transfer of knowledge and expertise takes place within the network. The specialists support one another in the areas of research and concept development, as well as in client consulting. This valuable and targeted interaction generates additional value for clients, as well as for the company and its shareholders. Economic success also forms the basis for accepting social responsibility.

The Group was founded in 1971 and manages assets of around €59.3 billion for around 581,200 private and around 27,700 corporate and institutional clients as well as non-life insurance portfolio volumes of around €719 million. In addition to this, more than 10,000 financial services providers take up the services on offer.

Milestones of MLP

  1. 1971: Foundation of MLP

    Eicke Marschollek and Manfred Lautenschläger found MLP (Marschollek, Lautenschläger and Partners) on January 1 in Heidelberg as a civil law company. The company's business model is to provide comprehensive consultancy services for lawyers on financial and insurance-related issues.

  2. 1988: Stock market flotation

    On June 15, shares in MLP are traded for the first time on the regulated market of the Stuttgart stock exchange.

  3. 1999: Foundation of MLP Corporate University

    With the Corporate University, MLP founds its own educational establishment that will hold training courses on the subjects of finance, insurance, taxation and law.

  4. 2004: Establishment of company pension division

    MLP begins work on establishing the company pension division and thereby opens up an important future market.

  5. 2005: Strengthening of independence

    MLP sells its insurance subsidiaries to the HBOS Group and the Gothaer Group.

  6. 2006: Shareholding in FERI AG

    MLP acquires a majority holding in FERI AG, the investment expert for institutional investors and high net-worth individuals, and thereby significantly expands its wealth management operations. The remaining shares in FERI AG are subsequently acquired in 2011.

  7. 2007: Registration as an insurance broker; Banking licence for MLP FDL AG

    Restructuring of MLP Bank AG and MLP Finanzdienstleistungen AG. At the same time, MLP registers as a broker under the new German Law for Brokers. As per this new legislation, a broker is not tied to the products of one or more insurance companies, but rather selects the products that best meet the respective client's needs from the broad scope of offers in the market. So MLP Finanzdienstleistungen AG is a broker and a bank.

  8. 2008: Strengthening of occupational pension provision: Acquisition of TPC

    TPC becomes part of the MLP Group. With this step, MLP expands its occupational pension provision operations significantly and now covers the entire scope of consulting services in this segment. Alongside old-age provision solutions for leading trade associations, TPC focuses on providing consultancy services for medium-sized companies and implementing innovative concepts such as lifetime working accounts.

  9. 2009: Expansion of market share among dentists: Acquisition of ZSH

    MLP takes over Heidelberg-based financial services provider ZSH, which specialises in providing consultancy services to dentists. With this step, MLP further strengthens its position in the market for medical professionals.

  10. 2012: MLP Corporate University accredited for CFP training

    Since the beginning of the year, the MLP Corporate University has been accredited by the Financial Planning Standards Board Deutschland e. V. to teach and award the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) title, the highest internationally recognised training standard for financial consultants.

  11. 2013: MLP Corporate University accredited by the FIBAA

    The Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA) certifies the MLP Corporate University (CU) as the first educational establishment of its type. This certification will make it easier for further training courses held at the CU to be recognised and compared with bachelor's and master's degrees at state universities.

  12. 2014: MLP expands its real estate portfolio considerably

    MLP significantly expands its real estate portfolio and cooperates with other real estate providers. The spectrum encompasses selected new buildings alongside existing buildings, listed and concept real estate objects.

  13. 2015: MLP acquires DOMCURA Group

    Targeted expansion of a further business segment: MLP acquires DOMCURA Group. As an underwriting agency, DOMCURA draws up, develops and realises comprehensive coverage concepts from the entire marketplace in the non-life insurance segment.

  14. 2017: Change in corporate form to MLP SE

    The MLP Holding is changed to an European stock corporation (Societas Europaea/SE).

  15. 2017: Further development of the group structure

    All regulated bank and financial service activities are bundled at MLP Banking AG, while the other brokerage and consulting business is concentrated at MLP Finanzberatung SE.

  16. 2019: Qualifications of MLP Corporate University certified by the FIBAA

    The MLP Corporate University (CU) has received the international certification seal of the Foundation for International Business Administration Accreditation (FIBAA) for five of its qualifications for financial consultants. The FIBAA seal guarantees the quality of academic education and, among other things, enables academic achievements to be compared internationally.

  17. 2019: MLP acquires majority stake in DEUTSCHLAND.Immobilien Group

    MLP is acquiring a 75.1 percent stake in the DEUTSCHLAND.Immobilien Group and thereby strategically expands its real estate business. The company is a marketplace for investment properties.

  18. 2021: 50 years of MLP

    MLP celebrates its 50th anniversary throughout the year with a range of different campaigns. The focus is on the "Aktion Ehrensache", a Group-wide appeal to all employees and consultants to get involved socially as a team in the anniversary year.

  19. 2021: MLP takes over industrial insurance broker RVM

    MLP takes over the industrial insurance broker RVM and thus strategically expands its commercial and industrial insurance business. Further acquisitions in this area are to follow as part of the growth strategy.

  20. 2022: Further development of the platform business with :pxtra

    MLP expands its platform business as part of its corporate client strategy. The start-up :pxtra offers a flexible all-in-one solution for the efficient organisation and administration of employee benefits via a digital platform and the associated app.

Our mission

Our network provides suitable solutions for all financial issues – always committed to our clients. We enable people and companies to make better decisions.