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Committed to the environment

The European Sustainable Development Week is an occasion to take a look at the Group’s environmental commitments. Societe Generale has in place a voluntary Corporate Social Responsibility policy, an example of which is the Bank’s decision to double its financing for renewable energy projects by 2020. With this new objective of €10 billion in funding, the Group reaffirms its position as a key global player in financing the energy transition.

Find out about our CSR policy

Financing renewable energy: Sanchuan Energy

Societe Generale successfully closed an RMB 280 million 5-year senior secured structured club loan for a subsidiary of Sanchuan Energy Group, in conjunction with other banks. The deal will finance a 48MW hydro plant in Yunnan province, China. A strategic step that puts Societe Generale at the forefront of the growing renewable energy market in Asia Pacific.

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Societe Generale in Asia

A solid presence in Asia Pacific

Societe Generale’s first presence in Asia dates from the 19th century. Today, we have offices in 11 countries across Asia Pacific.
With our regional headquarters in Hong Kong – a core hub of the worldwide Societe Generale Group – we employ over 7,100* employees in the region. Our expertise here ranges from corporate and investment banking to asset management, securities services, global transaction banking and specialised financial services.

*As per 31 December 2015.

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Committed to Taiwan Fund for Children and Families

On May 7th, 3 Societe Generale Taïwan employees, as well as 3 coaches from vendor, has organized a fantastic 3 hour Kayaking tour to 21 fist time kayakers of the Taiwan Fund for Children and Families. The instructors firstly provide safety procedures prior to first launch, and assist these young people during the tour with tweaking their technique. Eventually these young people can move their boat fast, and enjoy the view along the river. After the activity, all people felt great and expected the next event!

Discover the events of the Citizen Commitment Time 2016


Freeing the creativity with Openmind Kfé

“Think out of the box", as the saying goes, means that it’s a good idea, whatever business you work in, to get out of the usual routine and think in a wider perspective. To aid this process, Openmind Kfé offers the possibility of doing exactly that to companies taking their employees outside of their usual environment to brainstorm together, share knowledge, build relationships and innovate differently in "co-meeting" areas.



Aymeril Hoang, Head of Innovation for Societe Generale

Open innovation: leverage for our transformation

Societe Generale’s Innovation approach is based on the creative force of its members of staff and on ties between internal communities and the innovation ecosystem. Aymeril Hoang, Head of Innovation for the Group, discusses this strategy.

Read about our Open innovation strategy

Latest press releases

  • 18/05/2016

    Annual General Meeting and board of directors dated 18 may 2016

    Annual General Meeting The Combined General Meeting of shareholders of Societe Generale was held on 18 May 2016 at Paris Expo - Espace Grande Arche, La Défense, and was chaired by Mr. Lorenzo Bini Smaghi.

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  • 13/05/2016

    OVER THE WALLS, an artistic programme by the Societe Generale Collection, from june 2016

    OVER THE WALLS is an artistic programme (exhibitions and meetings) that showcases Societe Generale’s contemporary art collection in three exhibitions being held in Paris and the Ile-de-France region: - Visions of Architecture I / Societe Generale Towers in La Défense (June-December 2016) - Solo Show by Julien Prévieux / Central Branch in Paris (June-December 2016) - Visions of Architecture II / Les Dunes buildings in Val de Fontenay (September-December 2016)

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