Allianz Group

A leading global financial services organization based in Germany, Allianz SE Group depends on IDS GmbH, its analysis and reporting services subsidiary, to deliver up-to-date reports on the changing financial markets.

“The Informatica platform is a central component of our system architecture and plays a key role in our growth strategy.”

— Rainer Zinsmeister, Information Processing and Delivery Team, IDS GmbH Analysis and Reporting Services


Business Need

Enable the domestic and foreign capital investment and insurance companies within the Allianz Group to manage risk.

This includes effectively calculating the risk of insurance claims occurring and lowering capital markets risk.



Integrate master data from 185 systems into a 30-terabyte data warehouse.

Standardize master data from portfolios and investments, and from insurance companies.


Solutions & Results

Deployed proven, scalable Informatica solution to integrate portfolio, investment, market position and transactional master data from Allianz Group asset managers and insurance companies.

Updated 138,000 items of market data every day and processed approximately 10,000 market data sets.

Provided 2,300 users with portal-based portfolio analysis and report generation.

Lowered insurance market and capital markets risk

Reduced development time through ease of use.

Reinforced data quality, consistency and reliability.


Technologies Used

Informatica PowerCenter

Accesses, integrates, and delivers any and all data quickly and cost-effectively, without hand coding.

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