Investment Banking


RBI offers its customers all the products and services of the Investment Banking sector. Through our subsidiary Raiffeisen Centrobank, we offer corporates, institutional and private investors innovative products, research and consulting services as well as access to the international equity markets. Using the knowledge of the Debt Capital Markets experts of RBI, both for the issue of greater volumes in the form of public bonds and for tailor-made smaller financings in the form of private placements, internationally and locally. Moreover Raiffeisen Investment AG, the leading M&A consultant in the CEE region, brings you closer to your goal with excellent know-how and local expertise.


The Equity Capital Markets team has a long standing experience in structuring and executing equity capital market transactions in Austria and throughout Central and Eastern Europe. The variety of our services includes initial public offerings, capital increases, block trades, equity-linked products and stock exchange listings. In addition, we offer consultancy services in public takeovers of listed companies and squeeze-out procedures. We provide listed companies with an extensive aftermarket support.

Asset Based Finance

Asset Based Finance (“ABF”) provides a wide range of secured financing solutions to corporate customers, banks and other institutional investors with a footprint in Central and Eastern Europe and the European Economic Area
RBI’s ABF experts can offer the entire service spectrum – from feasibility and structuring to financing and/or placement with institutional investors.
RBI applies traditional secured financing (i.e. factoring or receivables purchase) and securitization techniques together with bespoke solutions for banks and alternative asset managers.

ABF specialises in the financing of


  • Consumer loans
  • Leasing receivables
  • Trade receivables
  • Mortgage loans
  • Diversified payment rights
  • Capital commitments

RBI also applies similar techniques for the optimisation of its own refinancings and capitalisation.

DCM & Loan Syndication

Bond Issues
The bond business of RBI is customer-focussed and based on close cooperation between the areas of Debt Capital Markets, Loan Syndication, Trading, Sales and Research. Our placement power is the basis for the success of the issues we manage. We sell and structure corporate, bank and government bonds. As a competent lead manager, RBI is ideally positioned to support national and international issuers and investors.

Bonds managed by RBI for Austrian companies

  • Syndicated Loans
    RBI has been a leading arranger of syndicated loans in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe for years. Our international syndication experts have the experience and a broad-based worldwide network of investor contacts to ensure optimal success for our customers.
  • Schuldschein
    RBI is an experienced arranger of Schuldscheins issued by national and international borrowers. Our activities in the Schuldschein market are placement driven. The Schuldschein enables issuers to tap an alternative investor base. Moreover, documentation and disclosure requirements are less strict than with public bond issues.


M & A

We have many years of experience in working as an M&A advisor in Central Eastern Europe and Turkey. The guiding principle in our core fields of business Mergers&Acquisitions, Privatisations, and Private Placements is to act in the best interests of our clients at all times.

We do this by giving impartial advice and by combining our top-level industry sector expertise in the fields of:

  • Consumer Goods
  • Agro & Retail, Energy/Utilities
  • Financial Sponsors, Financial Institutions
  • Industrials, Life Sciences
  • Telecoms Media Technology

We offer our services in more than 10 countries through the Raiffeisen Bank International-network as well as the Raiffeisen Investment office in Turkey. Our growing reputation and years of success mean that we have become the advisor of choice for transactions in emerging Europe.


Marcus Offenhuber

Investment Banking Division
Raiffeisen Bank International AG
Am Stadtpark 9, 1030 Wien
Tel: +43-1-71707-1147
Fax: +43-1-71707-761147
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Matthias Renner

Investment Banking Division
Raiffeisen Bank International AG
Benrather Straße 12, 40213 Düsseldorf
Tel: +49 (0)211 860 613 0
Fax: +49 (0) 211 860 613 30
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