Expert view points

03
Feb
2023
Innovation will be key for African sovereigns in the international bond markets in 2023
Start of the year sees storm clouds clear. By Karim Elzein, head of Middle East, Türkiye and Africa Debt Capital Markets...
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Start of the year sees storm clouds clear. By Karim Elzein, head of Middle East, Türkiye and Africa Debt Capital Markets at Societe Generale.
Innovation will be key for African sovereigns in the international bond markets in 2023
31
Jan
2023
Energy transition contributed to M&A activity in 2022
Despite a declining M&A market, energy transition has been a key driver of the M&A market in 2022.
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Despite a declining M&A market, energy transition has been a key driver of the M&A market in 2022.
Energy transition contributed to M&A activity in 2022
30
Jan
2023
Why we need to support healthcare’s vital acceleration
Jesus Carrasco Abad, Global Head of Healthcare and Head of Industry Groups gives his views on the healthcare sector on...
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Jesus Carrasco Abad, Global Head of Healthcare and Head of Industry Groups gives his views on the healthcare sector on pharmaforum.com - article published on January 30, 2023.
Why we need to support healthcare’s vital acceleration
30
Jan
2023
Biodiversity, the urgent need to protect it
Off the back of the latest COP-15 on biodiversity, we asked our expert Eric Schoumsky, Head of Natural Capital Solutions...
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Off the back of the latest COP-15 on biodiversity, we asked our expert Eric Schoumsky, Head of Natural Capital Solutions at Societe Generale, for his views.
Biodiversity, the urgent need to protect it
16
Jan
2023
Financing a sustainable healthcare equipment industry
3 questions to Thorsten Arp, Vendor Relationship Director at Societe Generale Equipment Finance, in charge of Healthcare...
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3 questions to Thorsten Arp, Vendor Relationship Director at Societe Generale Equipment Finance, in charge of Healthcare sector.
Financing a sustainable healthcare equipment industry
11
Jan
2023
Re-engineering infrastructure finance for the energy transition
Hervé Le Corre, Global Head of Infrastructure Finance at Societe Generale, has penned his thoughts on how we push the...
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Hervé Le Corre, Global Head of Infrastructure Finance at Societe Generale, has penned his thoughts on how we push the boundaries of infrastructure finance in IJGlobal Magazine - article published on January 6, 2023.
Re-engineering infrastructure finance for the energy transition
11
Jan
2023
Can eFuels Drive the Hydrogen Revolution?
There is no doubt that hydrogen is emerging as an important player in the battle against climate change.
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There is no doubt that hydrogen is emerging as an important player in the battle against climate change.
Can eFuels Drive the Hydrogen Revolution?
13
Dec
2022
How Sustainable Trade Finance is driving Asia’s Energy Transition
Being amongst the pioneer on Sustainable Trade Finance, Societe Generale has developed several trade finance products to...
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Being amongst the pioneer on Sustainable Trade Finance, Societe Generale has developed several trade finance products to help support its clients in their transition. Shujue Cai, Head of Structured Trade and ESG Transaction Banking for Asia Pacific, shares her views on how sustainable trade finance solutions create positive impact to our clients, environment...
How Sustainable Trade Finance is driving Asia’s Energy Transition
12
Dec
2022
The battery sector: trends and challenges
Lenaig Trenaux, Global Head of Mining, Metals and Industries Finance at Societe Generale gives us her views on the...
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Lenaig Trenaux, Global Head of Mining, Metals and Industries Finance at Societe Generale gives us her views on the battery sector in this video (transcript below).
The battery sector: trends and challenges
12
Dec
2022
Will 2023 be the shift year for the financing of the energy transition?
Thirty years ago, wind farms and carbon capture were items of science fiction. Today this infrastructure for a...
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Thirty years ago, wind farms and carbon capture were items of science fiction. Today this infrastructure for a low-carbon economy is clearly the future and is fast becoming the present.
Will 2023 be the shift year for the financing of the energy transition?
05
Dec
2022
Storming ahead: the potential of offshore wind in North Asia
Although it is becoming increasingly well established in Asia, the potential of renewable energy to help combat climate...
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Although it is becoming increasingly well established in Asia, the potential of renewable energy to help combat climate change remains huge in a region that accounts for 60% of the world’s population and more than 50% of global carbon emissions.
Storming ahead: the potential of offshore wind in North Asia
05
Dec
2022
The journey to cleaner skies starts now
Sustainable aviation fuel is now a prerequisite for low-carbon air transport. Discover our expert’s view on the...
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Sustainable aviation fuel is now a prerequisite for low-carbon air transport. Discover our expert’s view on the subject: watch the video of Laurent Floquet, Head of Aviation Finance EMEA (transcript below).
The journey to cleaner skies starts now
28
Nov
2022
Three themes driving a paradigm shift in commodity finance
As flows of physical commodities evolve at a quickening pace, commodity finance banks must become increasingly...
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As flows of physical commodities evolve at a quickening pace, commodity finance banks must become increasingly sophisticated. Viewpoint by Ludivine Labarre, Global Head of Trade Commodity Finance at Societe Generale
Three themes driving a paradigm shift in commodity finance
23
Nov
2022
Sustainable investing: the demanding journey towards “truly green”
What we need to do is no longer in doubt: to safeguard our future on the planet, we must drastically curb greenhouse gas...
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What we need to do is no longer in doubt: to safeguard our future on the planet, we must drastically curb greenhouse gas emissions, reduce pollution and protect biodiversity.
Sustainable investing: the demanding journey towards “truly green”
22
Nov
2022
Voluntary Carbon Markets 101
3 questions to Deborah Amsellem, ESG Advisor, Global Markets at Societe Generale
21
Nov
2022
Evolution of the maritime sector and its shift towards decarbonization
Paul Taylor, Global Head of Maritimes Industries at Societe Generale, has penned his thoughts in Marine Money Magazine -...
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Paul Taylor, Global Head of Maritimes Industries at Societe Generale, has penned his thoughts in Marine Money Magazine - article published on November 10, 2022
Evolution of the maritime sector and its shift towards decarbonization
14
Nov
2022
Step by step: how to build a viable hydrogen ecosystem
The world is betting on hydrogen. This simplest of elements is increasingly being regarded as a big part of the solution...
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The world is betting on hydrogen. This simplest of elements is increasingly being regarded as a big part of the solution to global climate change. However the world is only at the start of a potential ‘hydrogen economy’ and Asia boasts some of the most interesting potential.
Step by step: how to build a viable hydrogen ecosystem
09
Nov
2022
Why the ‘S’ in ESG is starting to matter (again)
The modern Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) movement began few decades ago with socially responsible...
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The modern Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) movement began few decades ago with socially responsible investing, as asset managers reduced exposure to questionable areas, such as tobacco or alcohol.
Why the ‘S’ in ESG is starting to matter (again)
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