Raiffeisen Centrobank confirmed Best Certificates Issuer

Raiffeisen Centrobank confirmed Best Certificates Issuer

Press information - regarding Zertifikate Award Austria 2021

  • RCB is overall winner of the Certificates Award Austria for the 15th time in a row
  • Resounding number 1 with five 1st places in nine categories
  • Investor audience clearly decides in favor of RCB in the category Info & Service

Vienna – At the annual Certificates Award Austria Raiffeisen Centrobank AG (RCB) succeeded with its procudcts and services and was again able to convince the jury. RCB was awarded best Austrian issuer for the 15th time in a row. The ceremony, hosted by Zertifikate Austria and ZertifikateJournal, took place on September, 30th, on the premises of Raiffeisen Bank International AG and as live webcast.

"These awards are an impressive recognition of our work and honour our key priority which is to meet customers‘ and advisors‘ expectations.", declares Heike Arbter, Board Member at Raiffeisen Centrobank. Philipp Arnold, Head of Structured Products Sales, recieved the award as Austria's Certificates House Number 1 with great pleasure and adds: "This outstanding teamwork is shored up by our passion for the product and our conviction that certificates provide added value."

Successful in numerous product categories

Out of nine award categories RCB was able to achieve seven top rankings. Also in the audience voting RCB was awarded best issuer for "Info & Service". Therefore, the title of being best certificates issuer in Austria was defended.

Overview of the categories and awards
Overall prize: Issuer of the year
1. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
2. onemarkets by UniCredit
3. Erste Group Bank
Audience award: Info&Service
1. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
2. onemarkets by UniCredit
3. Erste Group Bank
Primary market
1. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
2. Erste Group Bank
3. onemarkets by UniCredit
Secondary market
1. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
2. BNP Paribas
3. onemarkets by UniCredit
Innovation of the year
1. BNP Paribas
2. Raiffeisen Centrobank
3. Vontobel
Investment products with capital protection
1. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
2. Erste Group Bank
3. onemarkets by UniCredit
Bonus certificates
1. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
2. onemarkets by UniCredit
3. Vontobel
Express certificates
1. Vontobel
2. Erste Group Bank
3. onemarkets by UniCredit
Reverse convertible bonds
1. Vontobel
2. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
3. onemarkets by UniCredit
Index and participation certificates
1. Société Générale
2. Raiffeisen Centrobank AG
3. onemarkets by UniCredit
Leverage products
1. BNP Paribas
2. Vontobel
3. Société Générale

 

Jury vote

Besides RCB nine issuers submitted their products for evaluation. The expert jury consisted of 21 asset managers, retail bankers, online brokers and financial journalists. The objectivity and independence of the evaluation and voting process were reviewed and confirmend by EY Austria. Details: www.zertifikateaward.at

For further information please contact:

Philipp Arnold | Head of Structured Products Sales
T: +43151520469
E: presse(at)rcb.at

Wilhelmine Wagner-Freudenthal | Communication & Marketing Structured Products
T: +43151520381
E: presse(at)rcb.at



About Raiffeisen Centrobank AG

Raiffeisen Centrobank AG (Raiffeisen Centrobank or RCB) is the competence center for derivatives and trading with strong focus on Austria and Central and Eastern Europe. The bank is known as pioneer and market leader in the field of structured products and is the largest domestic Specialist and Market Maker at the Vienna Stock Exchange. RCB is a subsidiary of Raiffeisen Bank International AG.

Contact
Wilhelmine Wagner-Freudenthal
T: +43151520381
E: wilhelmine.wagner-freudenthal(at)rcb.at