2018
16.04.2018
Country Report Peru

On the paths of the Inca

Peru: Business-friendly politics should soon make the Andean republic flourish as it once did before the arrival of the Europeans – despite erratic weather conditions and political turmoil.
11.04.2018
Austrian Government Bonds

Total Issue Result - Austrian Government Bond Auction - 10 April 2018 - Parallel auction

Total Issue Result - Austrian Government Bond Auction - 10 April 2018 - Parallel auction
29.03.2018
Export Services

14% of global cross-border trade supported by export credit and investment insurers

Berne Union members collectively provide payment risk protection equivalent to approximately 14% of annual world trade. This was announced by the Berne Union (BU) at its spring meeting.
22.03.2018
EARTH HOUR 2018

Lights out!

On March 24, 2018, the WWF EARTH HOUR, the world's largest climate protection event takes place. Millions of people will turn off the light for an hour – anywhere on the planet. OeKB supports the initiative.
07.03.2018
Investor Relations

Strong international demand for OeKB USD Global Bond

On 6th March 2018 OKB successfully issued a USD Global Bond with a volume of USD 1.5 Bn. The 5 year bond was priced at mid-swaps +15bp.
01.03.2018
Digitization

Event recap: Beautiful digital world?

What effects of digitization on the social as well as on the economic level do we have to consider? And how should the framework conditions be shaped so that the risks of digitization become opportunities? These questions were addressed by the project "Beautiful Digital World", which the OeKB carried out together with the Club of Rome - Austrian Chapter and SERI. The closing event for the project took place on February 28th.
28.02.2018
Country Report Kazakhstan

Off to the great wide open!

Kazakhstan – Thanks to huge reserves of raw materials and economic reforms, the ninth-largest country in the world has become a modern economy. Only democracy is not running according to plan yet.
29.01.2018
EXPORT SERVICES

OECD country category changed

The country category for Belarus, Croatia, Iran and Oman has been changed.
11.01.2018
Investor Relations

OKB taps its AUD-Bond 2027

On January 10, 2018, OKB tapped its outstanding AUD-Bond („Kangaroo“) due August 2027 with a volume of AUD 25 Mio.
04.01.2018
Digitization

Beautiful digital world? – Controversial considerations from various perspectives

Digitization is progressing relentlessly. The project "Beautiful Digital World" explores the framework conditions for a sustainable digitization. 20 well-known authors from various fields have highlighted the topic in essays and made new aspects visible.