OeKB CSD GmbH (OeKB CSD) is a central securities depository (CSD) according to EU-CSD Regulation (Regulation (EU) No. 909/2014).

It is 100% subsidiary of Oesterreichische Kontrollbank Aktiengesellschaft (OeKB).

Our Tasks:

As CSD we play an important and central role in Austria's capital market, as we provide centralised services for the participants in the Austrian capital market:

  • We accept securities from capital-receiving issuers for safekeeping and administration on the investors' behalf.
  • We process investors' instructions for the settlement of securities transactions they placed on the stock exchange or over-the-counter.
  • We coordinate payments to investors to settle their claims to issuers as evidenced by the securities.


Our Expertise:

Our expertise is based on our

  • Extensive knowledge of the Austrian capital market, involving in particular the activities of securities safekeeping, securities administration and securities settlement,
  • Responsive approach to emerging developments and international standards in our line of business, which we adopt and implement promptly, and
  • Central, competitively neutral, client-focused, and reliable positioning in the Austrian capital market.

Decades of Experience

We look back on decades’ worth of experience in the safekeeping, administration and settlement of securities.

Unbiased Approach

We operate as an independent, central hub in Austria's capital market.

Internationally Networked

We integrate state-of-the-art settlement technologies with international standards.

Any questions? Please contact us!

OeKB CSD Service Center
T +43 1 53127-2100
F +43 1 53127-4100
csd@oekb-csd.at