Bank Austria has been a member of UniCredit, one of the largest European banking groups, since 2005.
The bank has one of the strongest capital bases among the large banks in Austria, its Core Tier 1 ratio amounted to 10,10 % as of 30 September 2012. Total assets of Bank Austria as at 30 September 2012 were EUR 205,3 billion.
Bank Austria is constantly striving to maintain the highest level of customer satisfaction and it looks back on more than 150 years of tradition and experience.
The bank maintains an extensive network in Austria, with about 7.500 employees serving customers in some 300 branches. During the recent financial and economic crisis, Bank Austria demonstrated its financial strength: it was the only major bank in Austria that did not use state aid to strengthen its capital.
Bank Austria is a modern and dynamic universal bank offering its customers access to international financial markets. Bank Austria serves as UniCredit's hub for the banking network in Central and Eastern Europe, a region where the Group is the clear market leader with about 3,900 branches in 19 countries.
Bank Austria is the number one banking partner for Austrian companies:
- 80 per cent of large corporates,
- 37 per cent of medium-sized companies and
- 21 per cent of small businesses
have confidence in Bank Austria's services.