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EBA stress test results 2016

Erste Group Bank AG and Raiffeisen Zentralbank Österreich AG met supervisors’ expectations

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financial stability report

Presentation of the 31st Financial Stability Report

Austrian banking sector continues necessary adaptation process

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Press release by the ECB

Following the outcome of the UK referendum, the European Central Bank (ECB) is closely monitoring financial markets and is in close contact with other central banks.


Declining government bond yields lower long-term lending rates in the euro area

"The influence of sovereign bond yields on bank lending rates: the pass-through in Europe" in: Focus on European Economic Integration Q2/16

The study implies that the decline in sovereign bond yields driven by additional Eurosystem demand for government bonds adds to the intended down-ward impact of the Eurosystem’s nonstandard monetary policy measures on interest rates for long-term loans to households and businesses.


Vice Governor Ittner

“Accounting is all about trust”

Dinner Speech held by Vice Governor Ittner at ECB-Conference


nowotny, eichengreen, goodhart

“Central Banking Policies – Past Challenges and Future Perspectives”

Interviews with Barry Eichengreen and Charles Goodhart

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200 years

Oesterreichische Nationalbank celebrates bicentennial

Austria’s central bank looks back on 200 years since its foundation on June 1, 1816


  • Working Paper 208

    Working Paper 208

    The Working Paper series of the Oesterreichische Nationalbank is designed to disseminate and to provide a platform for discussion of either work of the staff of the OeNB economists or outside contributors on topics which are of special interest to the OeNB. To ensure the high quality of their content, the contributions are subjected to an international refereeing process. Read more:

  • Financial Market – Financial Stability Report 31

    Financial Market – Financial Stability Report 31

    The OeNB’s biannual Financial Stability Report provides regular analyses of Austrian and international developments with an impact on financial stability. In addition, it includes studies offering in-depth insights into specific topics related to financial stability. Read more:

  • Focus on European Economic Integration Q2/16

    Focus on European Economic Integration Q2/16

    This publication presents economic analyses and outlooks as well as analytical studies on macroeconomic and macrofinancial issues with a regional focus on Central, Eastern and Southeastern Europe. Read more: