TEAM SPIRIT

"Terrain Favorable" saison 2

La mini-série "Terrain Favorable" revient pour une saison 2. Cette mini-série, création originale de Société Générale, présente en 6 épisodes le Rugby Club de Roubaix accompagné par les joueurs professionnels Jonny Wilkinson, Thierry Dusautoir, Guilhem Guirado, et Laura Di Muzo.

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Rugby World Cup 2019: one year to go!

From 20 September to 2 November 2019, Japan will be hosting the Rugby World Cup 2019. As Worldwide Partner of the event Societe Generale is bringing people together and encouraging all to join in as we head towards the biggest rugby event in the world.

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Positive transformations

Building tomorrow

Societe Generale has published its very first Integrated Report. “Our intention is to provide explicit information on the Group’s performance in terms of its value creation model, working for the benefit of all its stakeholders. Societe Generale is about more than performance and results: at its heart is the commitment of its 147,000 members of staff, the men and women who work each day to build the world of tomorrow,” said Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Frédéric Oudéa, Chief Executive Officer.

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Viewpoint

Ten years ago... Lehman Brothers

"Ten years ago, the global financial crisis which began in July 2007 reached an unprecedented level with the bankruptcy of Lehman Brothers. In recent days, the media have devoted many column inches to this sad anniversary, and I myself have had the opportunity to comment on this matter several times. But, beyond considerations on the effectiveness of new regulations and the solidity of the banking sector ten years on, I wanted to share a few more personal impressions about the lessons learned from this ordeal, as a banker and as a business leader." Frédéric Oudéa, CEO of Societe Generale.

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DIGITAL & INNOVATION

komgo: using blockchain to transform commodities trade finance

Fifteen of the world’s largest institutions, including banks, trading companies, an inspection company and a major energy firm have formed a new venture known as komgo SA, that seeks to digitalise the trade and commodities finance sector through a blockchain based open platform.

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2nd recruitment campaign for Fintechs by Le Swave

France's first platform dedicated to incubating Fintech startups, Le Swave, supported by Societe Generale, launches its second recruitment campaign. At the end of the selection process, around 20 startups will be selected to be incubated from January 2019.

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Intrapreneurship boosting innovation and agility

The Internal Start-up Call is Societe Generale's major intrapreneurship programme aimed at boosting innovation and agility. The dynamism of internal start-ups like Moonshot-Internet, Elyxir and Step 31 confirms the strong entrepreneurial spirit which the Group has decided to focus on. These intrapreneurs’ journeys seek to benefit everyone, first and foremost the Group’s 30 million clients.

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ENTREPRENEURS

Let's talk about... growth

Let's talk entrepreneurship, innovation, positive impact, business, creativity... Let's Talk is a series of 10 videos putting together a young female entrepreneur and an experienced female boss or leader of a start-up. Pitch, career development and advice, all during a 5-minute chat seeking to enable young women to take example from, begin a debate with and share experiences with inspirational women. Discover the advice given by Mercedes Erra, founder of BETC and Executive President of Havas Worldwide, to Clémence Demérliac, founder of AdAlong.

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AFRICA

Societe Generale sponsors "Les Héroïnes" forum

Societe Generale group is the official sponsor of the second edition of “Les Héroïnes” forum, the event dedicated to women’s leadership organized by Jeune Afrique. The event will be held first in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire on September 25th, 2018, and then in Dakar, Senegal, on November 27th, 2018. The choice of both capitals was made as Côte d’Ivoire and Senegal embody the dynamism of women’s entrepreneurship in Sub-Saharan Africa.

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The “YUP prévoyance” team puts health at heart

"YUP prévoyance" is a simple solution, accessible and aiming at preserving family ties in the event of a major blow. The two members of the “YUP Prévoyance” (Yup welfare) team, Mohamed Bensoltana, a Société Générale Maroc member of staff, and Dognimin Koulibali, founder of the TecHouse startup, give a a joint interview. Meeting with the winners of Tam-Tam second Panafrican hackathon dedicated to the life course of the informal.

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Latest press releases

  • 24/09/2018

    Societe Generale Securities Services launches “D-View”, a fund distribution analytics solution for asset managers

    With this tailor-made reporting and analytics solution, Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) offers to asset managers an innovative tool for decision support in the fields of distribution strategy of their funds across domiciles.

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  • 21/09/2018

    Societe Generale Securities Services mandated by First Private Investment Management KAG mbH for CrossWise solution

    Societe Generale Securities Services GmbH (SGSS GmbH) in Germany has been mandated by First Private Investment Management to provide, via CrossWise, front, middle and back office services, as well as analytics and reporting.

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