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
Investing in green finance
Institutional investors have one topic on their mind when the climate issue is raised, which can be summed up in two...
ESG/CSR
Institutional investors have one topic on their mind when the climate issue is raised, which can be summed up in two words: environmental indicators. How do you implement them? What difficulties are encountered? When will a European standard be introduced?
Investing in green finance
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
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
Financing the future: trends in telecoms
Jonathan Tweed, head of TMT Finance, London, and Arnaud Burger, co-head of the TMT Industry Group
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Jonathan Tweed, head of TMT Finance, London, and Arnaud Burger, co-head of the TMT Industry Group
Financing the future: trends in telecoms
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
Benin: soon a modern and innovative hospital for the populations, in the heart of the new Abomey-Calavi UHC
Benin’s Ministry of Economy and Finance has signed an agreement with Bouygues Bâtiment International for the...
Clients' successes
Benin’s Ministry of Economy and Finance has signed an agreement with Bouygues Bâtiment International for the construction of a hospital in the country's second largest city. Financed by Societe Generale, the 40,000 m² health facility is scheduled for completion in 2023.
Benin: soon a modern and innovative hospital for the populations, in the heart of the new Abomey-Calavi UHC
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
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
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
The reinvigoration of renewables
It looks positive for renewables, particularly as we enter the wider energy transition beyond just power, according to...
Viewpoints
It looks positive for renewables, particularly as we enter the wider energy transition beyond just power, according to Allan Baker, head of Energy Advisory & Project Finance Emea at Societe Generale and a member of the ‘Is the Energy Transition Accelerating?’ panel arranged over webcast by The Petroleum Economist on 4 June 2020.
The reinvigoration of renewables
Covid-19 turbocharges the greening of aviation
It’s well known that the global pandemic virtually shut down international aviation, tipping the industry into crisis....
Viewpoints
It’s well known that the global pandemic virtually shut down international aviation, tipping the industry into crisis. What’s less recognised is the fact that the global downturn has revitalised the drive to significantly reduce commercial aircraft carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions.
Covid-19 turbocharges the greening of aviation
Societe Generale awarded "CEE best bank for financing" in the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2020
The Euromoney Awards for Excellence honour institutions that have brought the highest levels of service, innovation and...
Awards & Rankings
The Euromoney Awards for Excellence honour institutions that have brought the highest levels of service, innovation and expertise to their customers.
Societe Generale awarded "CEE best bank for financing" in the Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2020
How green financing is helping renewable energy players support Taiwan’s green ambitions
A series of offshore wind and floating solar projects that support policymakers’ energy transition goals are creating...
Energy & natural resources
A series of offshore wind and floating solar projects that support policymakers’ energy transition goals are creating opportunity for local and global companies in Taiwan, supported by Societe Generale.
How green financing is helping renewable energy players support Taiwan’s green ambitions
Creative Financing Unlocks Crucial Broadband Expansion in the Heartland
Even before the age of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was clear that new communications infrastructure would be crucial to...
Infrastructure
Even before the age of the COVID-19 pandemic, it was clear that new communications infrastructure would be crucial to the evolution of the American economy going forward.
Creative Financing Unlocks Crucial Broadband Expansion in the Heartland
ESG integration in Asia Pacific – interplay of do-well and do-good elements
Despite the long-standing debate that Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investment drivers are broadly...
Viewpoints
Despite the long-standing debate that Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) investment drivers are broadly categorized into two buckets:  
ESG integration in Asia Pacific – interplay of do-well and do-good elements
From airports to data, digital and debt
After falling in love with infrastructure investments 15 years ago, equity funds are now arriving at the deal table with...
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After falling in love with infrastructure investments 15 years ago, equity funds are now arriving at the deal table with even bigger pockets and more recent accomplice, the debt fund. After perfecting their pitch for a swarm of data and digital projects, these funds are preparing for a world that promises more environmental offerings.
From airports to data, digital and debt
European Green Deal: Get Ready to Lift-Off
With its European Green Deal, the EU has set itself the very ambitious goal of becoming the first climate neutral...
With its European Green Deal, the EU has set itself the very ambitious goal of becoming the first climate neutral continent. This has the potential of becoming a real game changer for all the actors involved and, as our European Equity Strategy team is keen to highlight, a great boost for portfolios.
European Green Deal: Get Ready to Lift-Off
Covid-19 pandemic calls for greater climate resilience and stronger push for renewable energy in Asia
More than ever, the current Covid-19 pandemic has shifted the spotlight to climate change, inspiring corporates and...
Viewpoints
More than ever, the current Covid-19 pandemic has shifted the spotlight to climate change, inspiring corporates and governments alike to make a renewed push for greater climate resilience in this region and the rest of the world.
Covid-19 pandemic calls for greater climate resilience and stronger push for renewable energy in Asia
Societe Generale awarded "Global Mandated Lead Arranger of the year" & "Europe & Africa Mandated Lead Arranger of the year" in the IJGlobal awards 2019
These awards and in particular the recognition as Global Mandated Lead Arranger of the Year demonstrates once again our...
Awards & Rankings
These awards and in particular the recognition as Global Mandated Lead Arranger of the Year demonstrates once again our no frontiers approach to our industries and sectors.
Societe Generale awarded "Global Mandated Lead Arranger of the year" & "Europe & Africa Mandated Lead Arranger of the year" in the IJGlobal awards 2019
Energy transition: a new sorting center at the cutting edge of technology with Veolia
A new enlarged and modernized sorting center will treat all waste from the Drôme and Ardèche departments in one single...
Clients' successes
A new enlarged and modernized sorting center will treat all waste from the Drôme and Ardèche departments in one single place from September 2021. Benefiting from Veolia's know-how and funding from Societe Generale, the center will be able to recycle all plastic packaging, in accordance with the Energy Transition for Green Growth Act, to be complied with by...
Energy transition: a new sorting center at the cutting edge of technology with Veolia