Societe Generale has published it’s 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,” Lorenzo Bini Smaghi, Chairman of the Board of Directors, and Frédéric Oudéa, Chief Executive Officer.
No.1 in the #CAC40 Positivity Index
Societe Generale has been ranked in the first place of the first CAC40 Positivity Index by the Positive Planet Foundation. A comparative tool, the index aims to measure the awareness of and consideration taken by leading French companies regarding the long-term issues of environmental, economic and social justice matters.
Catalyst: accelerating business with Indian startups
Societe Generale in India announced the 2018 edition of Catalyst, calling on FinTech, technology startups and universities to take part in the digital transformation of the banking industry. Catalyst aims to connect innovation experts and appropriate technology startups with Societe Generale business leaders to deliver real solutions and insightful research in areas of strategic interest to the banking industry.
Financial coaching app Elyxir
What is the idea behind Elyxir? To create a new financial coaching app to enable people to access quality asset management advice. For non-specialists, we're talking about modelling every possible option when faced with an investment or savings decision in order to identify the most efficient strategy. It may sound simple, but it's a major differentiating factor for clients.
Women In Africa
The Women in Africa Foundation supports women entrepreneurs in Africa via an endowment fund to fulfill its general interest mission and the promotion of education in the field of economic development, and more specifically the training of future creators of innovative companies. This year, the foundation is launching Project 54 in collaboration with Societe Generale, a major sponsor of the project.
MyJouleBox: leasing solar installations
Winner of the first edition of the “Bridge Africa” open innovation programme organised by Societe Generale, MyJouleBox supplies energy to households and small businesses in remote locations, thanks to its solar installations sold under a leasing arrangement.
Latest press releases
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking further strengthens its coverage dedicated to the corporate clients in France
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking is pleased to announce the appointment of co-heads of Coverage and Investment Banking for France, a newly created position, as well as the appointment of two Senior Bankers in France and a co-head of Equity Capital Markets for France, Belgium and Luxembourg.
Societe Generale sponsors the opening of the biggest archive of source code ever built
Software Heritage, a project to build a single, universal repository of source code initiated in 2015 by Inria* (French Institute for Research in Computer Science and Automation), makes its archive available to everyone today during a ceremony organised by UNESCO, partner of the project. Societe Generale is sponsoring this project of world software archive, which reflects the Group’s ambitious open source strategy, as it is a powerful driver of innovation and agility to enhance customer service.