Investing instead of speculating

11 June 2021 | Thomas Martinek | trend

In an interview with the Austrian weekly magazine trend, Christoph Boschan, CEO of the Wiener Boerse, talks about beneficial framework conditions for the domestic capital market, sovereign wealth funds and the strong contribution of listed companies to overcoming the crisis. Financial education enables people to better weigh up the risks and opportunities. This will help more Austrians to make private provisions and build up assets.

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Vienna Stock Exchange CEO: "Speculators become investors"

28 March 2021 | Bettina Pfluger | Der Standard

The hype around GameStop Stocks as well as the rising number of private investors during the Covid-19 pandemic: These have been key interview topics from Der Standard with the CEO of Wiener Börse AG Christoph Boschan. He reminds readers of investment principles such as long-term orientation as well as keeping broad investment portfolios. 

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Here's what the CEO of the Vienna Stock Exchange has to say about the investment hype, startup IPOs and the Bitcoin controversy

19 March 2021 | Dominik Meisinger | der brutkasten

In the Brutkasten-Finance-Talk, Christoph Boschan comments on the latest capital market topics. He stated that with the growing interest of private investors, the step from speculating to investing becomes essential. Additionally, further topics such as scale-ups in Austria or crypto currencies have been covered in the interview.

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Vienna Stock Exchange CEO optimistic for 2021 despite Corona crisis

21 January 2021 | Barbara Lengauer | Austrian Press Agency

In an interview with the Austrian Press Agency, Christoph Boschan, CEO of Wiener Börse AG, is optimistic about the year 2021, in which the Vienna Stock Exchange will celebrate its 250th anniversary. Thanks to excellent preparations with trading participants, BREXIT will neither cause complications nor a decline in turnover. With regard to cryptocurrencies, Boschan warns that investors must be aware of the speculative dimension. In contrast, exchange trading stands for transparency and investment in tangible assets.

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