Your support through the whole fund life cycle.
CEE Fund Hub
The platform that supports investment funds like Private Equity, Private Debt and Mutual funds with a vast variety of Raiffeisen Bank International’s banking products such as fund finance, M&A or ESG advisory throughout the whole fund life cycle.
Support in fund setup
We support our partners in choosing a fund administrator and offer strategic advice with the fund setup and structuring.
Furthermore, we can support you in pre-marketing for the acquisition of potential investors. On a selective basis RBI may also consider becoming an investor itself.
Throughout the RBI Group we will guide you through the entire onboarding and eKYC process.
Discover our group wide Cash Management solutions from accounts to cash flow management and real time payment services, from cross-border transactions to digital solutions.
To ensure funds’ investment strategy, we offer a variety of fund finance solutions on a bilateral basis or in club deals including subscription-, manager’s- and hybrid credit facilities. Herein we support the development of funds’ sustainable strategy, focusing on ESG-linked KPIs.
Alongside fund financing, we can support our clients to hedge FX and IR risks on their fund's balance sheet.
From initial analysis of potential target portfolio companies up to closing of deals, we advise you in buy-side M&A transactions and provide related Leveraged Buyout and Infrastructure financing.
The team of Raiffeisen Research offers a comprehensive overview of actual economic- and capital markets trends spanning the expertise over 13 countries in the region.
As part of our fund financing offer, we offer you additional forms of financing at this stage of the fund's life cycle, which serve to optimize the capital invested and to secure liquidity. These include net asset value, asset-based or revolving credit facilities.
We also offer a comprehensive set of solutions for corporates, thus maximizing the performance of portfolio assets, including cash management, trade and export finance, FX and interest rate hedging, financing incl. origination of DCM transactions like green and sustainable bond issues etc.
Based on our many years of experience in investment banking, we advise you on various exit strategies. This includes M&A advice to both strategic investors and financial investors. In addition, we also support you with ECM solutions such as IPOs.
In the event of an extension of the fund term, we also provide the refinancing of exiting investors, which brings another financial and operational advantage to the fund's portfolio.
Our subsidiary Raiffeisen Capital Management offers its clients open-ended fund solutions with EU-regulated fund structures within the RBI Group. In Austria, it makes its expertise in asset management available through the Kapitalanlagegesellschaft (KAG). It operates in 10 CEE countries through local asset management and pension fund companies and serves clients throughout the RBI network.
Our Fund Hub offers institutional prime services, including research, trading and custody product packages for cash equities (DMA), ETDs, ETFs, and cash management and securities lending. In addition, we support you with access to the CEE region and various investment strategies through our fund brokerage platform, which reaches over 25,000 funds worldwide.
Our Fund Hub is the partner for investment managers in the ongoing investment and redemption process through primary and secondary capital market transactions, i.e. fixed income, equity, exchange-traded derivatives, FX and other derivatives transactions. We also offer secured short-term financing through money market instruments, i.e. (reverse) repo, and also allow the establishment of securities lending transactions.
For fund managers active in the CEE region, our broad research represents a clear advantage. Raiffeisen Research also offers ESG risk scoring for fund portfolios, specific industries or countries, depending on clients' needs and the availability of specific data.
The Fund Hub also provides fund managers with access to Raiffeisen Capital Management's investment funds, including ESG funds that apply a specially developed, unique sustainability investment process – confirmed by independent rating agencies and awarded numerous international awards.
what our clients say
PSIK innovation award: special recognition in poland
We are honored that Polish Private Equity & Venture Capital Association PSIK has given a special award to us for promoting innovative solutions in the field of private equity financing.
The Polish Private Equity and Venture Capital Association (PSIK)
PSIK gathers private equity/venture capital Managers and Investors active in Poland. The mission of PSIK is to promote and develop the private equity and venture capital industry in Poland, and to represent the interests of the community in Poland and abroad. Raiffeisen Bank International has become a member of PSIK in 2018 and since then supports the growth of the industry in Poland and beyond. In June 2021, we were awarded at the annual award gala by the Board of PSIK for promoting innovative financial solutions for private equity funds.