Press Releases

FMA Survey on FX Lending Q4 2022

outstanding volume € 8.6 bn, outstanding amount reduced by 85% since 2008 after adjustments for exchange rate effects

Release Date 17.03.2023

Q4 2022 FMA Report for Insurance Undertakings

2022 was a difficult year – significant growth in premiums but massive drop in earning power

Release Date 16.03.2023

Grafik dekorativ

Q4 2022 FMA Report on Austrian Pensionskassen

Assets managed fell to €24.35 bn in 2022. Investment performance -9.68% in 2022

Release Date 09.03.2023

The FMA warns


Release date 03.03.2023


Release date 24.02.2023

Optium LTD

Release date 15.02.2023

Blix24 LLC / Blix24 Center

Release date 07.02.2023

Abendroth Fortel

Release date 07.02.2023

How to spot financial fraudsters

You receive an attractive offer for investing money. Caution, it could be fraudulent! If you are in any doubt whether a company is allowed to conduct financial transactions with you, e.g. is allowed to sell you shares, ask us!

Spotting financial fraudsters

The FMA informs


FMA imposes sanction against Western Union International Bank GmbH for a breach of regulations in connection with the drawing up of PRIIP-KIDs

Release date 17.03.2023


FMA imposes sanction against HYPO TIROL BANK AG for a breach of suitability rules in conjunction with the provision of investment advice services

Release date 02.03.2023

Planned Portfolio Transfer

from Società Cattolica di Assicurazione S.p.A. to Generali Italia S.p.A.

Release date 01.03.2023


Announcement: FMA imposes sanction for unauthorised deposit-taking business

Release date 16.02.2023

Suspension of Unit Certificate Trading

Amundi Eastern Europe Stock

Release date 09.02.2023

Suspension of Unit Certificate Trading


Release date 09.02.2023

About the FMA

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