Release of 27.10.2022

A1 Telekom Austria Group upgraded by S&P to A- from BBB+

The credit rating of A1 Telekom Austria Group has been upgraded by Standard & Poor’s (S&P) to A- with a stable outlook. This puts the company in an exclusive group of only four European A- rated telecommunication companies. The improved rating reflects the Group’s strong operating performance and prudent financial policies. The stable outlook is based on the expectation that A1 Telekom Austria Group will adhere to its prudent financial policy.

The members of the Management Board, Thomas Arnoldner, Alejandro Plater and Siegfried Mayrhofer, agree: “The best S&P rating in Telekom Austria's history is the result of many years of effort and discipline. In a challenging environment, the strong rating gives our creditors and business partners additional confidence in our financial standing.”


About A1 Telekom Austria Group
A1 Telekom Austria Group, listed on the Vienna Stock Exchange, is a leading provider of digital services and communications solutions in Central and Eastern Europe with around 26 million customers, currently operating in seven countries under the brand A1: Austria, Bulgaria, Croatia, Belarus, Slovenia, the Republic of North Macedonia and the Republic of Serbia.

Offering communications, payment and entertainment services as well as integrated business solutions, A1 Telekom Austria Group achieved revenues of 4.75 billion Euros by year end 2021. Around 18,000 employees and state of the art broadband infrastructure make digital business and lifestyle possible and enable people, companies and things to connect everywhere anytime. As European unit of América Móvil, one of the largest wireless services provider in the world, A1 Telekom Austria Group is headquartered in Vienna and gives access to global solutions.