Euromoney 2016 Global Awards for Excellence
The Euromoney Awards for Excellence honor those institutions that have brought the highest levels of service, innovation and expertise to their customers.Societe Generale has been elected as "Best Investment Bank in France" at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2016 ceremony held in London on July 6th. This award reflects on the breadth of our capabilities in terms of client-driven business across: Debt, Equity, M&A, Corporate Advisory, Fixed and quality Income & Currencies and Cash Management.
Global impact of a Chinese slowdown
China's economic slowdown and its transition to a new growth model could adversely affect the world economy, due to China's large share in global trade and the high commodity intensity of its economic model. This paper assesses to what extent a Chinese slowdown would affect the global economy, with a focus on three transmission channels: trade, commodity prices, and financial markets.
Societe Generale brings Rugby to masses in India
Societe Generale has a legacy of promoting Rugby globally since 1987. The Group first partnered with Rugby World Cup in 1991 and has since then reiterated its support for every key event. These close and lasting links between the Societe Generale and Rugby have naturally led to this partnership with Rugby India. Rugby has become part of the DNA of the Societe Generale through shared values of Team Spirit, Commitment, Responsibility and Innovation which are the company’s driving force.
Rio 2016: supporting the French Paralympic Team
Societe Generale has been supporting the paralympic movement since 2003. Team spirit, responsibility and commitment are all values shared with the French Disabled Sports Federation (Fédération Française Handisport - FFH) and the French Adapted Sports Federation (Fédération Française du Sport Adapté - FFSA). As we near the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio, Brazil - running between 7 and 18 September - Societe Generale wishes every encouragement to all of the athletes in their quest to win medals and aims to give the athletes and events as much media coverage as possible.
Citizen Commitment Time 2016 in review
From Madagascar to Poland, Societe Generale would like to thank our 10,000 members of staff who have so far taken part in Citizen Commitment Time 2016! Covering sports challenges, fund raising and skills sharing, almost 200 charity events have now been organised across 42 countries. Thanks to our staff's' commitment, nearly €400,000 has already been donated to not-for-profit associations across the globe.
Electronic and simplified way to pay taxes in Morocco
Societe Generale Maroc has opened a tax payment service on its Automated Banking Machines. This project reflects the General Treasury of the Kingdom of Morocco's wish to outsource the payment of common taxes (vignettes, fines, rates, professional fees…). It allows customers to enjoy a new, electronic and simplified experience, as they are now able to pay their taxes without having to wait at the tax office.
Societe Generale steps up its digital transformation
Societe Generale Group has made digital a key lever for transforming the banking relationship it has with its clients. Naturally, the Global Banking & Investor Solutions Division, which serves institutional clients, large corporate clients, and private banking clients has placed digital and innovation at the core of its strategic plan.
FinTechs help us anticipate our customers’ needs
Banks and FinTechs are forming partnerships and testing new method of collaborating. The ultimate goal: developing new kinds of relationships with the customer of tomorrow. New sources of inspiration are at the heart of Societe Generale’s innovation strategy, presented by Françoise Mercadal-Delasalles, Head of Resources and Innovation, and Aymeril Hoang, Head of Innovation, in the study entitled “Disrupting the Bank to save it” published by Bpifrance.
Pocheco at the forefront of csr
Envelope manufacturing is nothing out of the ordinary, but the way Pocheco organises its operations has nothing ordinary about it. There's a good reason for that: its chairman Emmanuel Druon has made this SME with its 122-strong workforce a pioneer in the field of corporate social responsibility (CSR).
Dedicated to serving our clients and the economy
Our Group is transforming itself everyday and we wanted to show the dedication of our teams to serving our clients and the wider society. The Bank of tomorrow seeks to be responsible, relationship-focused, digital and always more committed.
Ready to act to support entrepreneurs
Created by entrepreneurs for entrepreneurs, Societe Generale is the partner bank for businesses, from SMEs to large corporations. Whether it's growth, acquisitions or exports, Societe Generale supports businesses at all the key stages of their development, combining local presence with the expertise of a major international bank.
Latest press releases
The EBA publishes the results of the 2016 European Stress Testing Exercise
The European Banking Authority published on 29th July 2016 the results of the 2016 Europe-wide stress-testing exercise covering 51 banks in the EU.
ALD Automotive has passed the 1.3 M Mark
ALD Automotive has reached a new milestone and manages a fleet of more than 1.3 million ¹ vehicles around the world. This achievement is the result of the recent acquisition of Parcours last spring, together with continued organic growth.