Jürgen Hackenberg was born in Gernsbach in the Black Forest in 1965. He graduated from Karlsruhe University where he studied business and industrial engineering and is a certified bank clerk. Jürgen started his career with Deutsche Bank in 1993 where he worked as a equity research analyst. In 1999 he joined ABN Amro Bank Deutschland where he was the head of research before re-joining Deutsche Bank in 2001 as an equity research analyst. Jürgen joined UBS Deutschland in 2004 and in 2006 he joined Union Investment where he is currently a senior portfolio manager in equities. He has been managing funds for over 16 years. Outside of fund management he enjoys golf, tennis and soccer.
The fund is an index-oriented equity fund which invests its assets mainly in shares that are part of the German stock exchange index DAX. The weighting of the single assets is subject to the market appraisal of the fund manager.