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October 15, 2014 - Group

BNP Paribas launches web portal dedicated to Cash Management

As of mid-October, it will only take one click for CFOs and treasurers to share BNP Paribas’ vision on cash management. A virtual business card showing BNP Paribas’ expertise: check the editorial features, tribunes, practical guides and case studies. The…

October 14, 2014 - CSR

BNP Paribas Announces Diversity & Inclusion Week

London – 14 October 2014 – BNP Paribas today announced the launch of Diversity and Inclusion Week, commencing November 3rd 2014. Building on the success of the programme in the UK over the past 2 years, this year Diversity and…

October 13, 2014 - Fixed Income

BNP Paribas Launches CENTRIC in Europe and Japan

London, Tokyo – 13th October 2014 – BNP Paribas today announced the launch of CENTRIC in Europe and Japan. The launch follows the successful roll out of the platform across 10 countries in Asia Pacific and the Middle East last…

October 9, 2014 - CSR

Financial Times includes BNP Paribas’ Jeffrey Krogh in Top 100 LGBT Leaders

London – 10th October 2014 – BNP Paribas is proud to announce that the Financial Times has included Jeffrey Krogh, Managing Director, Media and Telecom Finance, in its Top 100 LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender) leaders for the second…

October 2, 2014 - Group

BNP Paribas opens a branch office in Helsinki, Finland

BNP Paribas is enhancing its Corporate and Investment Banking business in Finland by opening a branch office in Helsinki.  This local presence will facilitate closer proximity to the bank’s existing and prospective clients in Finland and will significantly strengthen its…

September 26, 2014 - Finance

Baudouin Prot has announced to the Board of Directors his decision to step down. Jean Lemierre will be appointed as Chairman of BNP Paribas.

During its meeting today, the Board of Directors of BNP Paribas acknowledged Baudouin Prot’s decision to step down as Chairman and Director as of 1 December 2014. The Board will meet on this same date to appoint, following the proposal…

September 26, 2014 - Fixed Income

BNP Paribas and World Bank Issue Second Equity Index-Linked Green Bond

London – 26 September 2014 – BNP Paribas today announced that together with the World Bank (International Bank for Reconstruction and Development, IBRD, rated Aaa/AAA), it has launched the second equity-index linked green bond this year – for a European…

September 22, 2014 - CSR

Global Carbon Atlas: 2013 Figures for Worldwide CO2 Emissions Released

London, 22 September 2014 – BNP Paribas today announced that 2013 data from the Global Carbon Project, to which around thirty laboratories worldwide have contributed, is now available on Global Carbon Atlas –, a platform which has been set…

September 22, 2014 - Group

BNP Paribas appoints Yann Gérardin as Head of Corporate and Investment Banking

BNP Paribas today announced the appointment of Yann Gérardin as Head of Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB). In this role, he will have responsibility for implementing the 2014-2016 development plan and continuing the process of adapting CIB to its environment….

September 19, 2014 - Fixed Income

BNP Paribas Launches Pioneering CSR Investment Solution: First Equity Index-Linked World Bank Green Bond

BNP Paribas has launched the first World Bank Green Bond linked to an equity index comprised entirely of companies selected on the basis of their corporate sustainability ratings. The product has been designed by the capital markets teams at BNP…