24.10.2019 - RBI securitizes loan portfolio of € 1.2 billion

  • Positive effect on the CET1 ratio of around 10 basis points at group level
  • Risk transfer without impact on customer relationships

Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) has securitized a loan portfolio of € 1.2 billion. By means of this synthetic securitization, an institutional investor participates in a portfolio of high-quality loans. The portfolio consists of commercial real estate financings in the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Austria and Germany.

"Securitizations are an important tool to strengthen our capital ratio and improve our return on equity," said Martin Grüll, CFO of RBI.

At group level, the transaction will strengthen the common equity tier 1 ratio by approximately 10 basis points.


Ingrid Krenn-Ditz

Head of Group Communications
Corporate Spokeswoman
Raiffeisen Bank International AG
Am Stadtpark 9, 1030 Wien
Tel: +43-1-71707-6055
Fax: +43-1-71707-3802