Austria & CESEE - FDI and Finance - Finance

The bubble chart puts the foreign claims of Austrian banks for the ten most relevant countries according to the 2022 ranking in relation to the countries’ shares of non-performing loans (NPL) in total loans. The column charts show the evolution of credit exposure over the last three years for the ten most important countries based on their 2022 rank and for CESEE country groups. Two maps of Europe highlight the CESEE region’s diversity both for Austrian banks’ presence and for NPL ratios.

Financial engagement of Austrian banks and associated risk



Evolution over time

Top 10 Country Groups


Austrian banks credit exposure and non-performing loans in CESEE

Exposure NPL


Abbreviations: Country Groups

Reference to wiiw databases: wiiw Monthly Database