Research Mission, services and awards

Our Mission

Our services

Everything we do is about helping our customers to make better decisions: We monitor, filter and analyse megatrends and events in politics, economics and on the financial markets 24/7. Our goal is to help keep our customers up to date on the relevant topics and enable them to make decisions. Because to make successful decisions, you need answers.

Simple. Better. Decisive.

Our topics

  • Megatrends and Sector analysis
  • Economics
  • Financial markets


Excellence you can count on. BayernLB Research is the go-to for high quality analyses and forecasts.

  • Consensus Economics - Economics Forecast Accuracy Awards : 1st place for the growth and inflation forecast Germany 2021
  • FocusEconomics - Best Economic Forecaster Awards (Commodities): 1st place for Gold Price Forecast 2020
  • Trade journal €uro: BayernLB-Research is one of the best interest rate forecasters 2019
  • Refinitiv Starmine Award: BayernLB wins the 2019 award for the second year in a row for the best currency forecasts for Scandinavia
  • Repeatedly top placements in the ZEW / IW forecast ranking (currently: 3rd place in directional forecasting of long-term rates July 2018)
  • Among the top 10, for the fourth time in row, in the SZ-Ranking 2016 for economic forecasting Germany
  • Reuters StarMine awards for macro forecasts
  • Number 1 in global Bloomberg rankings for exchange rate forecasts in 2015
  • Number 1 in the F.A.Z. rankings for Bund-yield forecasts in 2015
  • Number 1 in the Reuters rankings 2015 for economic forecasting for the euro area and Germany