26
Apr
2021
Sustainable development is in the DNA of export finance
"Export finance plays a big role in sustainable development and will be a key enabler to unlock financing for the energy...
ESG investment
"Export finance plays a big role in sustainable development and will be a key enabler to unlock financing for the energy transition"
Sustainable development is in the DNA of export finance
08
Apr
2021
Sectoral impact: the consequences of the pandemic across the Atlantic
Stephen Gallagher, Societe Generale’s chief US economist, thinks that the high levels of goods purchases will soon drop...
News
Stephen Gallagher, Societe Generale’s chief US economist, thinks that the high levels of goods purchases will soon drop back to historical trend levels. He illustrates this with the example of people no longer going to the gym during the pandemic (service expense) and instead buying exercise equipment (goods) to use at home.
Sectoral impact: the consequences of the pandemic across the Atlantic
25
Mar
2021
Focus on factoring
Factoring is not only a source of financing but also a source of business development support. What are the benefits of...
Factoring
Factoring is not only a source of financing but also a source of business development support. What are the benefits of a factoring programme? Philippe Pougeard, Deputy Head of Societe Generale Factoring shares his view.
Focus on factoring
25
Mar
2021
HOW WILL 2021 COMPARE TO LAST YEAR’S RED HOT CORPORATE BOND ISSUANCE?
A Q&A with Richard Wolff - Richard Wolff has overseen the successful growth of Societe Generale America’s U.S. dollar...
Viewpoints
A Q&A with Richard Wolff - Richard Wolff has overseen the successful growth of Societe Generale America’s U.S. dollar high grade corporate bond syndicate for over ten years. We asked him to give us his thoughts for this year following last year’s boom in issuance.
HOW WILL 2021 COMPARE TO LAST YEAR’S RED HOT CORPORATE BOND ISSUANCE?
27
Jan
2021
It’s Time to Have “The Talk” about Energy Transition in North America
In the run-up to President Biden’s emphatic executive orders on Inauguration Day, the climate conversation had rightly...
News
In the run-up to President Biden’s emphatic executive orders on Inauguration Day, the climate conversation had rightly grown louder across corporate America – even quarterly earnings presentations suddenly feature more ESG slides placed earlier in investor decks. This is a conversation that sorely needs to happen, and for which we also need to gain a much...
It’s Time to Have “The Talk” about Energy Transition in North America
25
Jan
2021
Healthcare companies step up collaboration and innovation
A year into a devastating global healthcare crisis, the healthcare industry has gone into overdrive to find and execute...
News
A year into a devastating global healthcare crisis, the healthcare industry has gone into overdrive to find and execute solutions. Larry Williamson, head of healthcare banking at Societe Generale, Americas, has been banking the sector for over 15 years and has developed many long-term relationships with leading global healthcare companies. We talked to him...
Healthcare companies step up collaboration and innovation
30
Nov
2020
Payers and Payees more than ever connected with Request to Pay
The payment landscape is experiencing a deep revolution with the introduction of real-time banking, the rise of...
Cash Management
The payment landscape is experiencing a deep revolution with the introduction of real-time banking, the rise of digitalisation and new customer expectations.
Payers and Payees more than ever connected with Request to Pay
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?
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