Bank Austria Erste bank Hypo Landesbank Oberbank Raiffeisen Bank
Bank Austria Erste Bank Hypo Landesbank Oberbank Raiffeisen Bank

Oesterreichische Nationalbank (OeNB) – The central bank of Austria, established on June 1, 1816.

Autobank AG – A subsidiary of Albis Leasing AG. Autobank formerly operated as a subsidiary of Salzer Holding Gmbh.

Bank Austria – One of the largest banks in Austria with market shares ranging from 15 to 50 percent. Since 2005, it has been a member of UniCredit Group.

Bankhaus Spängler is a traditional, independent private bank. It was established in 1828 and is the oldest private bank in Austria.

BAWAG P.S.K. – One of the largest retail banks in Austria, formed on 1 October 2005 by the fusion of the separate P.S.K. and BAWAG banking firms. The bank serves 1.2 million private and more than 60,000 business customers. It has the country’s largest centrally controlled sales center and manages a savings volume of 18.5 billion Euros - more than any other bank in Austria.

Easybank AG – A division of BAWAG P.S.K.

Erste Group Bank AG – The largest bank in Austria and one of the largest financial services companies in Central and Eastern Europe. It has about 2,700 branches across Austria, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Romania, Hungary, Croatia, and Serbia.

Addiko Bank AG (formerly Hypo Group Alpe Adria) – An international financial group with activities in five South Eastern European countries: Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro.

Hypo Tirol Bank AG is a regional mortgage bank with focus on the Tyrolean and South Tyrolean market. State of Tirol is 100% owner of the Bank. The company was established in 1901 and is headquartered in Innsbruck.

Hypo Landesbank Vorarlberg

Kommunalkredit Austria AG was established in 1958 as a specialised bank to provide subsidised long-term financing to local authorities in Austria. Its focus is mainly on financing regional infrastructure and environmental projects. It also provides consultancy services and is cooperating with the Austrian government in providing support to environmental projects in CEE.

Oberbank AG – A commercial regional bank with over 2,000 employees and branches in Austria, Germany (Bavaria), the Czech Republic, Hungary and Slovakia. As at January 25, 2017, it had a market capitalization of EUR 2.1 billion.

Oesterreichische Kontrollbank AG (OeKB) – OeKB is a specialised institution owned by Austrian commercial banks. Within the Austrian financial market, OeKB plays a central role and is thus a hub of information for all matters in connection with the Austrian capital market.

Raiffeisen Zentralbank – One of the country's leading commercial and investment banks.

Schoellerbank – One of the largest and oldest private banks in Austria. It is a modern private bank within the international alliance of UniCredit Group. Schoellerbank was established in 1833.

Steiermarkische Sparkasse – The largest regional bank in the southeast of Austria. It also has branches in Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia and Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Volksbank Wien AG – The central institution of the Volksbank sector as well as commercial bank and financial services provider.

 Top Banks in Austria

Rank Bank (Total Assets, EUR, bn) 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009
1 Erste Group Bank AG 199.876 213.820 210.006 205.770 201.513
2 UniCredit Bank Austria AG 196.210 207.596 199.229 193.049 194.459
3 Raiffeisen Bank International AG (RBI) 130.640 136.116 146.985 131.173 76.275
4 VB Verbund (Volksbanken Verbund) * n/a 46.180 59.774 65.167 66.167
5 Raiffeisenlandesbank Oberösterreich 38.983 39.823 38.326 35.530 35.371
6 BAWAG P.S.K. 36.402 41.265 41.077 38.556 41.225
7 Hypo Alpe-Adria-Bank International AG 31.273 33.804 35.132,5 38.753 41.079
8 Raiffeisenlandesbank Niederoesterreich-Wien 29.070 32.310 32.101 32.682 31.699
9 Volksbank AG (VBAG Group, ÖVAG) 20.904 27.640 43.693 46.550 48.129
10 Oberbank AG 17.571 17.675 17.484 16.768 16.031
11 Raiffeisen-Landesbank Steiermark AG n/a 14.996 14.432 13.751 13.153
12 Hypo Landesbank Vorarlberg 14.145 14.492 14.213 13.561 13.276

* VB Verbund is a cooperative banking group which includes 59 primary banks (regional Volksbanks and specialized banks) and Volksbank AG (VBAG or Österreichische Volksbanken-AG (ÖVAG)), the central institution.