Oesterreichische Kontrollbank issues $1.25 bln bond

VIENNA, March 13 Thu Mar 13, 2014 3:54am EDT

VIENNA, March 13 (Reuters) - Oesterreichische Kontrollbank said on Thursday it was issuing a $1.25 billion bond guaranteed by the Republic of Austria with a coupon of 1.625 percent, maturing in 2019.

(Reporting by Georgina Prodhan; Editing by Michael Shields)