On 6th November 2017 OeKB tapped its outstanding Australian Dollar Bond („Kangaroo“) due August 2027 with a volume of 45 Million Australian Dollars (AUD).

This is the second tap of this bond and brings the total size to 100 Million AUD. The tap was priced at AUD Swap +63bp and was placed with Japanese institutional investors via Nomura International plc. The bond has a coupon of 3.5%. The issue carries an explicit guarantee of the Republic of Austria und is rated Aa1/AA+ by Moody’s and Standard Poor’s respectively.