Our yearly Development Report shows how our projects contribute to economic development in developing countries and emerging markets. The most important development effects are summarized below.

Figures as per December 31, 2017



people employed in companies and projects financed by OeEB


people employed in financial institutions financed by OeEB

Microborrowers and Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SME)

at least 71,160

microborrowers reached by OeEB financing

at least 5,824

small and medium-sized enterprises reached by OeEB financing

EUR 343 million / 32%

invested in projects benefiting micro-, small and medium-sized enterprises / % of total committed portfolio

Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency

EUR 468 million / 43%

invested in climate-friendly projects / % of total committed portfolio

1,618 MW

newly installed power generation capacity from renewable sources in OeEB’s projects

3,076 GwH

produced power from renewable sources in 2017 in OeEB's projects

Capacity Building


companies and financial institutions supported by OeEB's Business Advisory Services


people benefiting from training measures funded directly by OeEB

Least Developed Countries

EUR 154 million / 14%

invested in Least Developed Countries / % of total committed portfolio

Linkages with the Austrian economy


percentage of all OeEB projects that involve Austrian institutions
Development Report 2017

Development Report 2017

Read more about the development effects of our projects in our latest Development Report.

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