SIBOS 2016, landmark event in the financial industry
Sibos, (organized by S.W.I.F.T. International Banking Operations Seminar), a landmark event in the financial industry, will be held at the Geneva Palexpo from 26 to 29 September. This year will mark the Group's 25th participation at this event, which brings together thousands of decision makers and experts from financial institutions, market infrastructures, multinational corporations and technology partners. Societe Generale will reassert its presence in the industry clearing, cash management and securities services.
The strength of Africa
Having operated on the continent for over 100 years, Societe Generale has gained extensive knowledge on the ground and has forged solid experience in providing support to corporate and individual customers. Drawing on its historic roots and geographic coverage, the Bank has now created a forum for the people who are shaping today's dynamic, creative and innovative Africa.
Societe Generale and the Evian Championship, supporters of innovation
In partnership with Societe Generale, The Evian Championship showcases innovation and start-ups. Out of the 8 pre-selected start-ups who were part of the springboard offered by Paris Town Hall's sports business incubator, 4 have been chosen to exhibit in the Public Village this year to present their concept and offer the public innovative, digital events.
Optracker / Fitness Connect, a smart outdoor fitness station
Fitness Connect provides modular outdoor fitness stations connected to a coaching app. Users can use the equipment to warm up, strengthen muscles or stretch, as well as completing their main workout.
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.
New technologies for stronger cybersecurity
Digital accounts for 86% of our incoming contacts, with 700 million logins per year, mostly from mobile devices. Mobile has been the most-used medium since the end of 2012. This profound change in the bank’s customer relations has heightened the security challenge, which Societe Generale will address by more than doubling its IT budget for cybersecurity and investing in new technologies.
An ever more mobile bank
Societe Generale is continuously upgrading its services for customers on the move, helping them stay connected with their bank whenever they want. In 2015, the Societe Generale app received 500 million logins, Boursorama achieved the strongest growth in the French online banking sector, and internationally it’s the same story.
Latest press releases
Appointment of Sylvie Prea as Director of CSR for Societe Generale
Societe Generale announces the appointment of Sylvie Préa as Director of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) for the Group as of 1 January 2017. She replaces Jean-Michel Mépuis who is retiring.
Societe Generale's position following the ruling of the Versailles Court of appeal
Societe Generale is satisfied with the judgment made by the Versailles Court of Appeal, which recognises Jerome Kerviel’s civil liability.