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27
Oct
2020
Taking cross-border payments to the next level
Under the current economic climate & the rapidly changing business environment, corporate treasurers are facing multiple...
Under the current economic climate & the rapidly changing business environment, corporate treasurers are facing multiple challenges to support their expanding international operations.
Taking cross-border payments to the next level
27
Oct
2020
The new market paradigm makes derivatives even more necessary to overcome uncertainty
The Covid-19 crisis caused extreme scenarios to materialize, affecting all asset classes and causing unprecedented...
Global markets
The Covid-19 crisis caused extreme scenarios to materialize, affecting all asset classes and causing unprecedented regime changes in financial market structures. In a context where interest rates remain at historically low levels, bonds no longer fulfil their protective role, equities have become expensive, certain asset classes have re-correlated and...
The new market paradigm makes derivatives even more necessary to overcome uncertainty
26
Oct
2020
Largest solar farm on the US East Coast will supply electricity to "Data Center Alley"
A new solar energy center will supply electricity to the world’s largest concentration of data centers, with the...
Clients' successes
A new solar energy center will supply electricity to the world’s largest concentration of data centers, with the financing contribution of Societe Generale.
Largest solar farm on the US East Coast will supply electricity to "Data Center Alley"
15
Oct
2020
Closing the Gap -- What Makes “Good ESG” for Corporations?
The Business Roundtable continues to make ESG-friendly pronouncements. In 2020 alone, they have announced actions in...
News
The Business Roundtable continues to make ESG-friendly pronouncements. In 2020 alone, they have announced actions in support of Covid-19 relief, a special committee for racial equity and justice, and a call for a more regimented response to climate change.
Closing the Gap -- What Makes “Good ESG” for Corporations?
14
Oct
2020
Improving the management of your collections with the Virtual Accounts solution: discover ICF Habitat's testimony
Societe Generale launches a virtual account offer that allows companies in France to simplify their cash management by...
Societe Generale launches a virtual account offer that allows companies in France to simplify their cash management by optimising the identification and the tracking of payments received. On this occasion, discover the cross testimony of our client ICF Habitat and Jean-François HAMANT, Business Manager at Societe Generale.
Improving the management of your collections with the Virtual Accounts solution: discover ICF Habitat's testimony
09
Oct
2020
Societe Generale and Raise Partner take up the challenge of systematic risk management
In the current market environment of increased volatility, zero rates and high valuations, investment opportunities are...
Global markets
In the current market environment of increased volatility, zero rates and high valuations, investment opportunities are becoming scarcer. In this context, Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) offer interesting prospects. These strategies apply systematic trading rules to liquid assets. They remunerate investors who take risks that cannot be hedged or...
Societe Generale and Raise Partner take up the challenge of systematic risk management
30
Sep
2020
EDF and Societe Generale’s virtual accounts offer
Societe Generale launches a new virtual accounts offer in Europe. On this occasion, EDF, one of the largest energy...
Societe Generale launches a new virtual accounts offer in Europe. On this occasion, EDF, one of the largest energy suppliers in France and abroad, presents the key moments in the co-construction of the project.
EDF and Societe Generale’s virtual accounts offer
28
Sep
2020
Hydroelectric power plants and wind farms continue to grow thanks to green bonds
Ecoener, a Spanish energy generation company, successfully issued a 130 million euros green bond to refinance wind and...
Clients' successes
Ecoener, a Spanish energy generation company, successfully issued a 130 million euros green bond to refinance wind and hydroelectric projects in the Canary Islands and Galicia.
Hydroelectric power plants and wind farms continue to grow thanks to green bonds
24
Sep
2020
Can LNG-to-power fulfil Indonesia's growing energy appetite?
With coal on the way out and gas as a transition fuel towards a cleaner and more sustainable energy mix, LNG-to-power...
Asia-Pacific
With coal on the way out and gas as a transition fuel towards a cleaner and more sustainable energy mix, LNG-to-power solutions are expected to multiply in South East Asia, particularly in Indonesia.
Can LNG-to-power fulfil Indonesia's growing energy appetite?
21
Sep
2020
In an Era of Global Emergencies, a Climate Call to Arms
The Covid-19 global pandemic has upended the way the world lives, works, and orders its priorities. More than six months...
Viewpoints
The Covid-19 global pandemic has upended the way the world lives, works, and orders its priorities. More than six months into the pandemic, however, we in the United States are being reminded that climate change hasn’t gone away but is actually accelerating.
In an Era of Global Emergencies, a Climate Call to Arms
18
Sep
2020
Supporting Luxembourg in its Sustainability Strategy
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is the first European sovereign to issue a sustainability bond, for an amount of €1.5bn. The...
Clients' successes
Grand Duchy of Luxembourg is the first European sovereign to issue a sustainability bond, for an amount of €1.5bn. The proceeds will be used to fund government expenditures that contribute positively to the country’s environmental and social goals.
Supporting Luxembourg in its Sustainability Strategy
14
Sep
2020
Societe Generale's markets activities place AI at the heart of their transformation
Against a backdrop of rapid changes in the financial ecosystem, Societe Generale's Market Activities have begun the...
Global markets
Against a backdrop of rapid changes in the financial ecosystem, Societe Generale's Market Activities have begun the transformation of their businesses by integrating Artificial Intelligence into their organizational processes and work tools.
Societe Generale's markets activities place AI at the heart of their transformation
11
Sep
2020
CMBC MSTAR shines in volatile markets
A custom multi-asset approach to offer consistent returns.
Asia-Pacific
A custom multi-asset approach to offer consistent returns.
CMBC MSTAR shines in volatile markets
10
Sep
2020
Financing the future: trends in telecoms
Jonathan Tweed, head of TMT Finance, London, and Arnaud Burger, co-head of the TMT Industry Group
Viewpoints
Jonathan Tweed, head of TMT Finance, London, and Arnaud Burger, co-head of the TMT Industry Group
Financing the future: trends in telecoms
07
Sep
2020
Societe Generale receives an exceptional number of awards from the EMEA Finance Magazine
For the eighth consecutive year, we are reaping again an exceptional harvest of awards from EMEA Finance. A total of ten...
For the eighth consecutive year, we are reaping again an exceptional harvest of awards from EMEA Finance. A total of ten awards across five categories were given to Global Transaction Banking activities.
Societe Generale receives an exceptional number of awards from the EMEA Finance Magazine
07
Sep
2020
Modern and innovative hospital for the populations in Benin
In 3 years, a new university hospital centre near Cotonou will offer state-of-the-art benefits and services enabling an...
Clients' successes
In 3 years, a new university hospital centre near Cotonou will offer state-of-the-art benefits and services enabling an on-site management of all the pathologies that have been evacuated so far.
Modern and innovative hospital for the populations in Benin
04
Sep
2020
Actor of the recovery plan Societe generale factoring participates in the strengthening of the financing of trade receivables
Until December 31, 2020, Societe Generale Factoring offers its customers factoring financing as soon as orders are...
Factoring
Until December 31, 2020, Societe Generale Factoring offers its customers factoring financing as soon as orders are taken, without waiting for delivery and the issuance of the corresponding invoices.
Actor of the recovery plan Societe generale factoring participates in the strengthening of the financing of trade receivables
25
Aug
2020
Institutional Investor 2020 Europe Research Survey
Strong recognition of our cross-asset research franchise as one of the leading independent research propositions on the...
Strong recognition of our cross-asset research franchise as one of the leading independent research propositions on the market in the Institutional Investor 2020 Europe Research Survey.
Institutional Investor 2020 Europe Research Survey
28
Jul
2020
Front and centre
Societe Generale UK is pooling the local expertise of all business units in alignment with the bank’s global Environment...
Societe Generale UK is pooling the local expertise of all business units in alignment with the bank’s global Environment and Social Governance strategy. The harnessing of skills within a coherent and collaborative vision for the bankwide ESG undertakings is aimed squarely at providing the best service to clients for the energy transition and attend to the...
Front and centre
27
Jul
2020
Covid-19 turbocharges the greening of aviation
Expert view by Yann Sonnalier
Viewpoints
Expert view by Yann Sonnalier
Covid-19 turbocharges the greening of aviation
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