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July 2, 2015 -

Agreement with RBS confirms BNP Paribas’ commitment to Cash Management and Trade Finance in Europe and internationally

BNP Paribas has been selected by RBS to act as the ‘referral bank’ for its Cash Management and Trade Finance clients affected by the latter’s decision earlier this year to focus its transaction services business on its home market capabilities…

June 30, 2015 -

Arval signs a preliminary agreement to buy GE Capital Fleet Services in Europe

BNP Paribas announces today that Arval has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with GE Capital to potentially acquire its European fleet management activity. The scope of this acquisition covers more than 160,000 vehicles in 12 European countries, of which France,…

June 24, 2015 -

Atlas on the Web: BNP Paribas worldwide expertise on Cash Management and Trade Finance

BNP Paribas Atlas: The digital journey continues Many treasurers and cash managers now rely on the BNP Paribas Atlas for timely and comprehensive information on global cash and treasury management practices and regulations. Until recently, however, access to the BNP…

June 24, 2015 - ,

Students rank BNP Paribas among Universum’s World Most Attractive Employers

Every year, Universum, a recognised world leader within the field of Employer Branding, asks students to select their ideal employers in both business and engineering fields. This year, BNP Paribas integrates this prestigious ranking of World Most Attractive Employers. The…

June 22, 2015 - ,

48 hours, 57 startups, 5 cities: back on the BNP Paribas International Hackathon

From June 12 to 14, BNP Paribas organised its first international hackathon, simultaneously in 5 cities: San Francisco, Paris, Brussels, Rome and Istanbul. An exceptional event which brought together 57 startups to focus on a topic: “enhancing the customer experience“….

June 16, 2015 -

BNP Paribas holds its first-ever international hackathon in five cities to find new ways to enhance the customer experience

Over the weekend BNP Paribas held its first-ever international hackathon with simultaneous sessions in five cities – Paris, Brussels, Rome, Istanbul and San Francisco. During the 48-hour period some 300 designers, developers and young startup teams were invited to work…

June 12, 2015 -

General management appointments at BNP Paribas Personal Finance

At a meeting on 12 June, the Board of Directors of BNP Paribas Personal Finance appointed Alain van Groenendael as Chairman and Laurent David as Chief Executive Officer of the company. In these roles they succeed Thierry Laborde, who on…

June 12, 2015 - ,

Smart City Innovation Awards, in Milan

By 2050, nearly 75% of the world population will live in cities. These figures impose new challenges, especially in energy, housing and transport. The Smart City program reveals the new trends of innovation, in the field of smart city, Italy….

June 11, 2015 -

José Placido appointed head of financial institutions coverage

BNP Paribas CIB today announces the appointment of José Placido as Head of Financial Institutions Coverage (FIC), in addition to his existing role as Global Head of Client Development & Strategy for BNP Paribas Securities Services. He succeeds Henri Foch,…

June 5, 2015 -

BNL celebrates collective ingenuity with Wave, a global initiative set up by BNP Paribas Group

WAVE is a global initiative set up by BNP Paribas Group to explore and share the collective ingenuity that is sweeping across the planet like a wave. Twenty innovative and original projects from around the world have been selected. They…

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