Positive Impact Finance

09
Feb
2021
“Positive Impact Support Notes – Africa”, combining financial performance and commitment to sustainability
In 2020, private investors subscribed for nearly 170 million euros of these innovative structured notes, which are the...
Global markets
In 2020, private investors subscribed for nearly 170 million euros of these innovative structured notes, which are the result of a collaboration between different departments of the bank and that respond to our strategic “Grow with Africa” and “Positive Impact Finance” axes.
“Positive Impact Support Notes – Africa”, combining financial performance and commitment to sustainability
04
Feb
2021
Shipping industry sailing into a decarbonised economy
The world’s largest container ship lessor closed the first sustainability-linked loan and sustainability-linked swap in...
Clients' successes
The world’s largest container ship lessor closed the first sustainability-linked loan and sustainability-linked swap in the sector
Shipping industry sailing into a decarbonised economy
11
Jan
2021
Towards lower carbon cement
LafargeHolcim partners with Societe Generale for the first sustainability-linked bond in the building materials sector
Clients' successes
LafargeHolcim partners with Societe Generale for the first sustainability-linked bond in the building materials sector
Towards lower carbon cement
11
Jan
2021
Societe Generale speeds up the integration of sustainable & positive impact finance and ESG across its market activities
In this interview, Pascale Moreau, Global Markets Chief Operating Officer, and Yann Garnier, Head of Sales and Research...
Global markets
In this interview, Pascale Moreau, Global Markets Chief Operating Officer, and Yann Garnier, Head of Sales and Research for Global Markets, discuss how 2021 will be a pivotal year in the acceleration of the integration of “sustainable and positive impact finance” (SPIF) and “environmental, social and governance” (ESG) criteria across all areas of Societe...
Societe Generale speeds up the integration of sustainable & positive impact finance and ESG across its market activities
10
Dec
2020
Zero-emission target for Bergen city buses in Norway!
Keolis, supported by Societe Generale, is expanding its footprint in Norway and taking a new step in its strategy for...
Clients' successes
Keolis, supported by Societe Generale, is expanding its footprint in Norway and taking a new step in its strategy for sustainable mobility with the operation of its first 100% carbon-free bus network in the city of Bergen.
Zero-emission target for Bergen city buses in Norway!
26
Nov
2020
Huge milestone for the shipping industry in Asia with « Green Jade », the first offshore installation vessel in Taiwan
CDWE is revolutionising Taiwan’s shipbuilding sector while creating high value jobs in the country and providing green...
Clients' successes
CDWE is revolutionising Taiwan’s shipbuilding sector while creating high value jobs in the country and providing green energy to the population. Set to enter service in 2022, the new state-of-art vessel will flourish the local renewables market, highlighting a momentum in Taiwan’s offshore wind development.
Huge milestone for the shipping industry in Asia with « Green Jade », the first offshore installation vessel in Taiwan
18
Nov
2020
Bridging Europe’s electric vehicle finance gap
Ambitious plans for battery factories and charging points require not only innovative technology but also pioneering...
Viewpoints
Ambitious plans for battery factories and charging points require not only innovative technology but also pioneering finance.
Bridging Europe’s electric vehicle finance gap
12
Nov
2020
One step further in decarbonization of public transportation: financing of new Electric buses in Santiago, Chile, is signed.
Program is part of efforts to electrify and decarbonize public transportation infrastructure all across Latin America
Program is part of efforts to electrify and decarbonize public transportation infrastructure all across Latin America
One step further in decarbonization of public transportation: financing of new Electric buses in Santiago, Chile, is signed.
12
Nov
2020
Hydrogen: future proofing the ecological transition?
To face the challenges of the energy transition, supporting the development of solutions linked to decarbonated hydrogen...
Viewpoints
To face the challenges of the energy transition, supporting the development of solutions linked to decarbonated hydrogen is a political priority that requires massive investments. A viewpoint by Olivier Musset, Global Head of the Energy Group and Louis-Aynard de Clermont Tonnerre, Head of Power, Utilities & Infrastructure Industry Group at Societe Generale.
Hydrogen: future proofing the ecological transition?