NEWS

Agreement Disability

Societe Generale has signed its fourth three-year agreement to promote the employment and professional insertion of persons with disabilities. In 2017, Societe Generale is also partnering with the Disability, Employment and Responsible Purchasing Fair to be held on 27 March at the Palais des Congrès de Paris.

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ENTREPRENEURS

The Global Financing Solutions “MOOC"

EDHEC Business School and Societe Generale are pleased to announce the success of the Global Financing Solutions Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), a programme jointly constructed by the academic institution and one of Europe’s leading providers of financial services.

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A major acquisition on the world's first industrial gases market

By acquiring the American company Airgas for 13.4 billion dollars at the end of 2015 (closing in May 2016), Air Liquide has strengthened its position as world leader in gases, technologies as well as industry and health services. "With this major achievement, the Group takes a major step forward in its geographic expansion, as USA is the world's largest industrial gas market, and in the extension of its markets", said Fabienne Lecorvaisier, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of the group. Air Liquide is also expanding its customer base by over a million and is strengthening its position in the “Industrial Merchant” sector - that is, manufacturers supplied in cylinders or bulk. This activity is undergoing a digital transformation which allows Airgas to stand out thanks to the development of a highly advanced e-commerce platform.

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CONNECTED BANK

Learning expedition: innovation “to go”!

Many have said that the innovation ecosystem found in today’s Lisbon is reminiscent, in its dynamism and spirit, of what was happening in Berlin a few years ago. The Learning Expedition (LEX) by the winners of Société Générale’s Group Innovation Prize was a chance to explore this ecosystem on the ground, meet its leaders, see its flourishing start-ups and encounter some determined FinTech’s with firm ambitions.

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Dynamic crypto card in brief

For Elodie Trouillaud, Head of Societe Generale's bank card product line, the dynamic crypto card is a response to the development of new card usage. Online purchasing is growing steadily. One out of ten payments are now made online. The dynamic cryptogram card offers our clients greater protection without requiring any change in their behaviour or buying habits.

Latest press releases

  • 16/03/2017

    Societe Generale has signed a new three-year agreement to promote the employment and professional insertion of persons with disabilities

    Societe Generale has signed its fourth three-year agreement to promote the employment and professional insertion of persons with disabilities. In 2017, Societe Generale is also partnering with the Disability, Employment and Responsible Purchasing Fair to be held on 27 March at the Palais des Congrès de Paris.

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  • 14/03/2017

    Societe Generale Global Transaction Banking strengthens its global payments and cash management team

    As part of its development strategy to provide a clientele of corporations and financial institutions with a complete and competitive offering, Societe Generale Global Transaction Banking (SG GTB) has made the following appointments in Germany, Switzerland and the United States to strengthen its Payments and Cash Management team globally:

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