Founded in 1771 as one of the most traditional stock exchanges in the world, the Vienna Stock Exchange today is a modern, customer- and market-oriented infrastructure company that operates the stock markets in Vienna and Prague. The stock exchange group provides state-of-the-art systems, information and IT services. The business is based on five cornerstones: securities trading and listing, market data, index calculation, IT services and Central Securities Depository.
Domestic listed companies and issuers of financial products enjoy maximum international visibility and the highest liquidity on their national stock exchange. The largest part of trading volumes is generated by international trading participants. The national exchange strives to provide investors with a wide variety of products, maximum transparency and the smooth and efficient execution of exchange trades.
The stock exchange group operates the market data hub for Central and Eastern European markets and has established itself in the calculation of indices for the region. It cooperates with over ten exchanges in CEE and is valued worldwide for this unique know-how.
Austria for the world - the world for Austria
The Vienna Stock Exchange sees potential for growth in all its business segments. As the leading marketplace for Austrian equities, it ensures the best trading quality and distributes services and products worldwide. For domestic investors, the product and information offer will be further developed in a forward-looking manner. In order to strengthen financial education in Austria, the Vienna Stock Exchange organises over 350 workshops and seminars every year. As a hub for Central and Eastern Europe, the Vienna Stock Exchange delivers its know-how to the global financial markets as well as to the region.