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November 13, 2007 - Press Release

BNP Paribas, through its subsidiary Cetelem, finalizes the acquisition of JetFinance International, a specialized consumer credit leader in Bulgaria

On November 7, 2007, after receiving final approval from the regulatory authorities, BNP Paribas completed the full acquisition of Bulgarian consumer credit leader JetFinance International through its subsidiary Cetelem. Consumer credit specialist JetFinance International has a portfolio of around 500,000…

November 9, 2007 - Press Release

Mobile contactless payment: major industry players launch joint field trial

Six major French banks (BNP Paribas, Crédit Agricole and LCL, Crédit Mutuel-CIC, Groupe Caisse d’Epargne, La Banque Postale and Société Générale) as well as four mobile operators (Bouygues Telecom, NRJ Mobile, Orange and SFR) join forces in cooperation with MasterCard…

November 8, 2007 - Press Release

Results as at 30 September 2007

THIRD QUARTER 2007 A ROBUST BUSINESS MODEL: GROWTH IN THE REVENUES OF ALL THE CORE BUSINESSES • Revenues €7,690mn (+12.6%/3Q06) • Gross Operating Income €3,047mn (+18.7%/3Q06) THE EFFECTS OF A STRINGENT RISK POLICY: LIMITED IMPACT OF THE CRISIS ON THE…

October 29, 2007 - Press Release

Winx flying high on the BNL Kids Savings Passbook

A new joint marketing campaign has been launched promoting this BNL product for children. Over 20,000 subscriptions have been recorded since the beginning of the year. On the occasion of the release of the Winx film “Secret of the Lost…

October 29, 2007 - Press Release

BNP Paribas Securities Services launches fund hosting service

BNP Paribas Securities Services (“BNP Paribas”) is pleased to announce the launch of a fund hosting business in the UK, Investment Fund Services Limited (“IFSL”). FSA authorisation was granted on 30th May and our first client launch is set for…

October 24, 2007 - Press Release

Cetelem and UCB tie in their activities to create “BNP Paribas Personal Finance”

The birth of a global credit player Number 1 in Europe* As announced last May, Cetelem and UCB have confirmed their tie-in for creating the “BNP Paribas Personal Finance” business line as part of the International Retail Banking and Financial…

October 22, 2007 - Press Release

For the second consecutive year BNL–BNP Paribas Group is the main sponsor of the Rome Film Fest and will award the BNL- Film Fest Prize for Best Actress

For the second year running, BNL is the main partner of the Rome Film Fest, the international film festival created in 2006 and which has become the Italian focus for all those who love film. As in 2006, BNL will…

October 17, 2007 - Press Release

BNP Paribas Asset Management confirms its progress in SRI

Novethic’s new “SRI theme-based funds” category: Parworld Environmental Opportunities, among the 7 out of 22 funds selected Broadening of the Responsible Investment range, with two bond funds and one equity fund For the first time, Novethic has analysed the funds…

October 9, 2007 - Group

BNP Paribas received two awards from the Global Finance Derivatives Awards 2007

BNP Paribas was named “Best Credit Derivatives Provider-Asia” and “Best Equity Derivatives Provider-North America” by Global Finance. A full report on the awards will be published in the November issue of the magazine. For the fourth consecutive year, Global Finance…

September 28, 2007 - Press Release

BNL – Group BNP Paribas: birth of a new Italian banking core business within a large international group

Deeds signed in Rome reorganising and integrating BNL’s businesses within BNP Paribas On 20 September, Banca Nazionale del Lavoro (BNL) signed a contribution deed to transfer BNL’s commercial banking operations (retail, private and corporate banking) to a new wholly-owned company….