Wolf Theiss has advised Volksbank Wien AG on the issuance of EUR 500 million covered bank bonds 2019-2029. The bonds with a denomination of EUR 100,000, each, are listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange. Rautner advised the joint lead managers, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft, Deutsche Bank Aktiengesellschaft, DZ Bank AG Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank, Frankfurt am Main, Erste Group Bank AG, and Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg.
According to Wolf Theiss, “on November 19, 2019, Volksbank issued 0.125% Volksbank Wien AG EUR 500,000,000 Covered Bank Bonds 2019-2029 ... as series 2 under its Debt Issuance Programme.”
The Wolf Theiss team included Partner Alexander Haas, Associates Nikolaus Dinhof, Sebastian Prakljacic, Dominik Thill, and Legal Trainees Anna Talos and Christina Baier.
The Rautner team was led by Partner Walter Gapp.
Wolf Theiss advised Volksbank Wien on another covered bond and note placement, earlier this year, worth EUR 700 million (as reported by CEE Legal Matters on April 18, 2019).