Bernstein, a new leader in cash equities and equity research

Published on 02/04/2024

On 2 April 2024, Societe Generale group and AllianceBernstein announce the official launch of BERNSTEIN, the new world leader in equity research and cash.

A historic milestone 

The launch of Bernstein, a joint venture with AllianceBernstein, marks a historic milestone for Societe Generale and reflects its ability to deliver on its priorities, expanding its client offering in its core activities and building a rock-solid and sustainable top tier European bank.

An innovative partnership

Built on a history of industry-leading research, Bernstein provides institutional investors, corporates and financial institutions with premier investment insights into various equity markets, in addition to unparalleled liquidity access and leading global trading technology. With Bernstein, the Group will vastly increase its value proposition, from world-class equity and macro research to leading agency execution, equity derivatives, prime brokerage, and equity capital markets offerings. 

This joint venture illustrates Societe Generale’s capability to develop innovative pathways to further expand our client offering as we increase our value proposition for the benefit of our investor and issuer clients, leverage synergies within our Group, and grow our revenues sustainably.

Slawomir Krupa, CEO of Societe Generale