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).
Interviews with our entrepreneurial clients
Societe Generale show its commitment to entrepreneurs and its engagement with local economies through a series of interviews with some of its entrepreneurial clients who tell their story of the support they benefitted from at key moments in their development. The problems they faced, the solutions they were offered and the results they achieved.
Biogroupe counting on organics
Have you heard of kombucha? It is a 100% natural soda with fermented tea and fruit flavourings positioned in the thriving detox drinks segment. It is one of the offerings from Biogroupe, a company specialising in organic plant-based drinks and desserts, founded in 2009 by Laurent Coullomme-Labarthe and Simon Ferniot.
Blockchain: An opportunity for the banking sector
On 16 June 2016, more than 600 participants and 31 speakers met to discuss the economy of the future at 'Le Big Bang Éco', an event hosted by the newspaper Le Figaro. Françoise Mercadal-Delasalles, Group Head of Corporate Resources and Innovation, was asked to shed light on the subject of Blockchain.
2nd Quarter 2016 Financial Results
“Societe Generale posted sound results in the second quarter due to the good commercial and financial performance of all the Group’s businesses. Accordingly, the Group generated EUR 2,385 million of Group net income in the first six months of 2016, substantially higher than in H1 2015. These results, which have been achieved in a challenging environment, reflect the dynamism and strength of the Group’s well-balanced banking model, the quality of its portfolios and the commitment of its teams in serving its customers.”
Frédéric Oudéa – Chief Executive Officer
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Societe Generale and the French Rugby Sevens teams are #AuPlusPres (as close as possible) to the general public and are also supporting disadvantaged young people
Societe Generale, official partner of the French Rugby Federation, has been supporting the French Rugby Sevens teams since 2001. It is therefore supporting them as they strive for Olympic glory in Rio from 5 to 12 August. It will also allow internet users to follow the ins and outs of the women’s and men’s teams thanks to its ambassadors, the players Shannon Izar and Virimi Vakatawa. Thanks to them, Societe Generale is also providing the “Rugby para Todos” charity association in Brazil with financial support.
Quaterly financial information
Q2 16: SOUND RESULTS IN A CHALLENGING ENVIRONMENT