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20
May
2020
FX Morning Expresso
Markets never sleep. Our Morning expresso is, as it should be, a short and sharp look at what financial markets have in...
14
May
2020
Delivering to hungry investors
Just Eat Takeaway.com is the kind of company you are happy to have invested in.
Clients' successes
Just Eat Takeaway.com is the kind of company you are happy to have invested in.
Delivering to hungry investors
13
May
2020
Societe Generale finalises the acquisition of Commerzbank's Equity Markets and Commodities activities
Societe Generale announces the finalisation of the acquisition of Commerzbank’s Equity Markets and Commodities’ (EMC)...
07
May
2020
Aligning impact portfolios of listed assets with the UN’s SDGs
Are impact investing and liquid instruments reconcilable? In what context can managers of liquid portfolios demonstrate...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Are impact investing and liquid instruments reconcilable? In what context can managers of liquid portfolios demonstrate an impact on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals?
Aligning impact portfolios of listed assets with the UN’s SDGs
07
May
2020
How can Europe’s transition to electric vehicles mobilise capital?
Europe’s car industry is in a race to switch from combustion engine to electric propulsion. Not only does it need to...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Europe’s car industry is in a race to switch from combustion engine to electric propulsion. Not only does it need to comply with the EU’s new emissions regulations from 2021, but it must scale up quickly or face losing ground to competitors from Asia and the United States.
How can Europe’s transition to electric vehicles mobilise capital?
07
May
2020
Will satellites become the eyes of sustainable investing?
Eyes in the sky don’t lie. Indeed, during the coronavirus outbreak satellites have shown a revealing picture of...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Eyes in the sky don’t lie. Indeed, during the coronavirus outbreak satellites have shown a revealing picture of plummeting levels of nitrogen dioxide, a major pollutant associated with industrial activity, in locked down economies
Will satellites become the eyes of sustainable investing?
07
May
2020
Going beyond green bonds to finance sustainable development in emerging economies
While green bonds grab the news headlines for financing sustainable development in emerging economies, in fact they are...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
While green bonds grab the news headlines for financing sustainable development in emerging economies, in fact they are a small part of the picture. Multilateral development banks are the most active agents of change as they pioneer methods of financing that encourage sustainable growth and foster more direct involvement from private sector banks and...
Going beyond green bonds to finance sustainable development in emerging economies
06
May
2020
Focus on ISO 20022: How is Societe Generale preparing for this new payment format
Focus on ISO 20022: How is Societe Generale preparing for this new payment format? Our expert, Didier Balland, Head of...
Cash Clearing
Focus on ISO 20022: How is Societe Generale preparing for this new payment format? Our expert, Didier Balland, Head of Marketing, Cash Clearing Services at Societe Generale, shares his views in this short video "3 questions, 1 coffee".
Focus on ISO 20022: How is Societe Generale preparing for this new payment format
22
Apr
2020
CDP launches a Social Response Bond to help Italy recover from the Coronavirus emergency
CDP is the first issuer of a Social Bond to support the Italian economy so hardly affected by the Covid-19 emergency...
22
Apr
2020
Sacyr solves mobility issues between Colombia and Venezuela with the construction of the Pamplona-Cúcuta highway
Sacyr Concesiones, via the Unión Vial Río Pamplonita concession, has recently secured the financing (520 million...
Clients' successes
Sacyr Concesiones, via the Unión Vial Río Pamplonita concession, has recently secured the financing (520 million dollars) for the Pamplona-Cúcuta highway in Colombia.
Sacyr solves mobility issues between Colombia and Venezuela with the construction of the Pamplona-Cúcuta highway
22
Apr
2020
The Spanish State Finance Agency updates its Social Bond framework and issues its first bond to address the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic
Instituto de Crédito Oficial recently expanded its Social Bond Framework to bolster its committment to those sectors...
Clients' successes
Instituto de Crédito Oficial recently expanded its Social Bond Framework to bolster its committment to those sectors identified as a priority due to their social, cultural, innovative or environmental significance.
The Spanish State Finance Agency updates its Social Bond framework and issues its first bond to address the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic
22
Apr
2020
Fnac Darty benefits from the support of the French government... and its French banks
Fnac Darty Group is the first major French company to benefit from the State Guaranteed Loan facility for an amount of...
Clients' successes
Fnac Darty Group is the first major French company to benefit from the State Guaranteed Loan facility for an amount of 500 million euros. It is strengthening its liquidity to cope with the crisis and prepare for the recovery of its activities.
Fnac Darty benefits from the support of the French government... and its French banks
22
Apr
2020
What’s Green and Outperforms the Market?
Companies that take steps to become greener, historical data show, outperform similar companies that haven’t taken...
Sustainable & Positive Impact Finance
Companies that take steps to become greener, historical data show, outperform similar companies that haven’t taken climate change action.
What’s Green and Outperforms the Market?
22
Apr
2020
Why the renewable energy transition is unstoppable in Southeast Asia?
Daniel Mallo, Head of Natural Resources & Infrastructure for Asia Pacific at Societe Generale, shared his insights on...
Viewpoints
Daniel Mallo, Head of Natural Resources & Infrastructure for Asia Pacific at Societe Generale, shared his insights on the opportunities, trends, challenges and gamechangers for the renewable energy sector in Southeast Asia.
Why the renewable energy transition is unstoppable in Southeast Asia?
22
Apr
2020
Accompanying Naturgy, Repsol and EDP in highly demand bond issuances
Societe Generale accompanies Naturgy, Repsol and EDP in highly demand bond issuances for EUR 3.25 bn
17
Apr
2020
RFIx Awards 2020
Societe Generale won RFIx award «supply chain finance provider of the year»
Awards & Rankings
Societe Generale won RFIx award «supply chain finance provider of the year»
RFIx Awards 2020
16
Apr
2020
Lumo, the eco-responsible investment platform evolves to serve you better
Lumo reaffirms its intent to be the transactional platform of reference for the financing of large-scale projects in...
Positive Impact Finance
Lumo reaffirms its intent to be the transactional platform of reference for the financing of large-scale projects in response to the ecological emergency.
Lumo, the eco-responsible investment platform evolves to serve you better
15
Apr
2020
Societe Generale "Distinguished Provider" by FImetrix
A new award for Global Transaction Banking
Awards & Rankings
A new award for Global Transaction Banking
Societe Generale "Distinguished Provider" by FImetrix
03
Apr
2020
Societe Generale wants to make trade finance greener
Societe Generale has launched a structured green trade finance initiative targeting customers active in clean energy or...
Trade Finance
Societe Generale has launched a structured green trade finance initiative targeting customers active in clean energy or organising their transition from a carbon-intensive activity to a sustainable business model.
Societe Generale wants to make trade finance greener
31
Mar
2020
Global economy in self-isolation
Over the past two weeks prospects for economic growth have deteriorated in dramatic fashion as lockdowns, state-mandated...
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