“This is a premiere for the Romanian capital market, being the first financial instruments issued by a foreign company, listed on a market regulated by European Union, and not present on Bucharest regulated market”, Central Depository said.

The record of the financial instruments into the system was possible due to the cross-border links made by the Central Depository with 16 countries, Austria included.

The shares of OMV AG group, majority shareholder of Petrom, are traded at Vienna Stock Exchange and have a face value of €1. The closing quote at Vienna stock market was €28.65/share.