Tag Archives: Austria

  • Anti-Money Laundering Legislation and Crypto Currencies

    Previously, Oliver Völkel and his colleagues from the Austrian law firm Stadler Völkel discussed cryptocurrencies from a private law perspective as well as coins and tokens from a capital markets law perspective. In this follow-up blog post on Discover CEE Oliver Völkel and Leyla Farahmandnia focus on anti-money laundering legislation and crypto currencies. Enjoy the […]

  • Coins and Tokens as Securities?

    The last time, Oliver Völkel and Julia Heinisch from the Austrian law firm Stadler Völkel discussed cryptocurrencies from a private law perspective.  In the blog post below, Oliver Völkel and his colleague Leyla Farahmandnia have a look on coins and tokes from a capital markets law perspective. Enjoy the read! Capital Markets Law Perspective on […]

  • Crypotcurrencies discussed from a private law perspective

    Last time we read some preliminary remarks about legal aspects of virtual currencies. This time we will dig a little deeper into the matter. The law firm Stadler Völkel have addressed some of the legal questions that have been raised and try to provide answers from an Austrian law perspective. Oliver Völkel and Julia Heinisch […]

  • Legal aspects of virtual currencies

    Virtual currencies such as Bitcoin or Ether are currently among the hottest topics in some media and also some board rooms. It seems that a whole industry has come to life in only a matter of months. As a result, there is a lot of uncertainty and misinformation — not only with regard to the […]

  • Economic development in CEE

    Peter Brezinschek, chief analyst at Raiffeisen RESEARCH, gives an economic outlook on the current situation of the CEE region. Moreover, he answers our questions regarding the development of the Austrian economy and tells us what’s happening on the global markets. Enjoy watching our video.

  • Public Holidays 2018 in CEE

    Discover CEE wishes you a happy New Year and is already looking ahead at 2018. Are you planning a business trip to the CEE region? Or would you like to know on which dates your business partner in CEE is on public holidays? The Discover CEE Public Holidays 2018 overview shows all the dates at […]

  • Austrian economy running on all cylinders

    “The Austrian economy is currently in a very good shape,” says Matthias Reith, financial analyst at RBI. With real GDP growth of 0.8% qoq in both Q2 and Q3 (Wifo trend business cycle component) business cycle dynamics in the first nine month of 2017 were as strong as in the respective period of 2011. Consequently, […]

  • History repeats itself

    Peter Brezinschek, Head of Global RESEARCH at Raiffeisen Bank International, on the macroeconomic situation in the CEE region and Austria. As in the first quarter, the dynamics in CE and in most national economies in SEE accelerated once again in the second quarter. Private consumption driven by significant growth in employment and the wage increases […]

  • Crowdfunding a new financing trend in Austria

    The financing structure of Austrian companies is strongly characterized by bank financing. This means particularly the classical corporate loan; traditional bond financing via the capital market also enjoys a high status. But lately we see a trend towards crowdfunding, explains Eva-Maria Grosse, financial analyst at RBI. In the first half of 2017 alone, 56 projects […]

  • Video: Strong growth year for Austria in 2018

    Peter Brezinschek, Global Head of Raiffeisen RESEARCH at RBI, gives a brief overview for the development of the Austrian economy. Have a look for yourself in our short video.   For further information on Raiffeisen RESEARCH, follow www.raiffeisenresearch.com. Find out more about the situation in the CEE region here.