ERSTE Stiftung as leader of the syndicate that owns shares in Erste Group Bank AG was informed by CaixaBank about its the general intention to sell its 9,9% stake in Erste Group. The transaction will be subject to market conditions at the time of the transaction, as discretionally decided by CaixaBank.

However, the syndicate consisting of ERSTE Stiftung, Wiener Städtische Wechsel-seitiger Versicherungsverein, Sparkassengruppe and Erste Mitarbeiterbeteiligung Privatstiftung will remain the stable leading shareholder of Erste Group with a stake of more than 20%.

For further inquiries please contact:
ERSTE Foundation, Communications: Maribel Königer
Tel. +43 664 838 53 41, E-mail: