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Archives 2019

  • Careers - 07.01.2019

    The banking jobs : Manager at BNP Paribas Consulting & Transformation

    Wilson Coteiro was one of the first people to join BNP Paribas Consulting & Transformation when it was created in 2014. Now he serves as the manager of this team, taking on challenges and innovations in a constantly bustling environment. Let’s dive into the heart of consulting at BNP Paribas.

  • Press release - 08.01.2019

    BNP Paribas Wealth Management presents its convictions for 2019: focus on 10 investment themes

    Good trend of economic growth and earnings, improvement in the stock market environment and easing political tensions underpin the 2019 investment themes selected by BNP Paribas Wealth Management strategists in the US, Europe and Asia to guide investors towards attractive opportunities. These themes – anticipating markets’ growth potential – are therefore oriented towards taking risk and mostly focus on equity markets. The first two, however, offer alternatives for investors with a more conservative risk profile. The 10 investment themes are articulated as follows: cautious strategies, themes dedicated to Asia, themes dedicated to equity markets and theme dedicated to currency diversification.

  • Group - 09.01.2019

    The cost of education: What financing solutions are available?

    Be it tuition, living costs, or studying abroad, education is becoming increasingly expensive in many countries. Today, banks can play a key role in empowering students to continue their education in the best conditions. BNP Paribas is committed to supporting young people through offers tailored to their individual career plans.

  • Economy - 11.01.2019

    7 days of Economics: US, The Powell put

  • Press release - 14.01.2019

    BNP Paribas announces new appointments in its Nordic division to support its growth ambitions

    BNP Paribas strengthens its position as a leading European bank in the Nordic region with senior appointments across its banking business

  • Group - 15.01.2019

    Intergenerational dialogue: Discover the testimony of Anne and Alexandre

    In 2017, BNP Paribas launched its first intergenerational network, called WeGenerations. Learn why, from Alexandre Belin, a consultant at BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking (CIB), who has been in the position for the past two years, and from Anne Kozlow, Head of Human Resources France at BNP Paribas Wealth Management, who has been with the Group for 13 years.

  • Economy - 16.01.2019

    Economy : The projections for 2019 by William De Vijlder, Head of Economic Research at BNP Paribas

    It’s the time of year again when economists issue their annual assessments—what are the highlights from the past 12 months? What do they mean? What trends lie on the horizon? William De Vijlder, Head of Economic Research for the BNP Paribas Group, looks back on 2018 and shares his forecast for 2019.

  • Innovation - 17.01.2019

    Meet BNP Paribas at the Paris Fintech Forum 2019

    Come and discover the latest trends in digital finance and Fintech at the 4th Paris Fintech Forum on 29 and 30 January 2019, at Palais Brongniart in Paris! With our experience as a partner for Fintechs, we shall be present throughout the forum to talk with participants.

  • CSR - 17.01.2019

    Climate change: BNP Paribas’s strategy recognized by ShareAction

    Combating climate change has become one of the major challenges of the 21st century. Mindful of the stakes of this effort, BNP Paribas has committed to promoting the energy transition and reducing carbon emissions. This commitment was recognized by the British NGO ShareAction, whose recent reports — Banking on a Low-Carbon Future (2017) and Getting to Green (2018) — rank the Group as the most active European bank in this area.

  • Careers - 18.01.2019

    The banking jobs : Head of Global IT Solutions and Services

    Yazid Allal is Head of Global IT Solutions and Services at BNP Paribas Group. In this capacity, he keeps a close eye on all the latest developments in new technologies. His ultimate goal is to help build the bank of tomorrow. Let’s learn more.

  • Economy - 18.01.2019

    7 days of Economics: Brexit, the cost of uncertainty

  • Economy - 21.01.2019

    Podcast "Macro Waves": 3 episodes to understand the challenges of globalization

    After looking at monetary policy and green finance, "Macro Waves", the podcast by BNP Paribas Economic Research, returns in January with a series of three podcast on globalization with William De Vijlder, Group Chief Economist at BNP Paribas Economic Research.

  • CSR - 21.01.2019

    Sustainable agriculture—an imperative for emerging markets

    Agriculture will need to overcome the major challenges of rising global demand for food (fueled by population growth and dietary changes) and climate change. The US National Academy of Sciences warns that climate change may trigger crop failures for one third of all fruits and vegetables. A more sustainable form of agriculture is part of the solution. BNP Paribas is one of the most committed private sector players in this area, notably working to support farms in India and Indonesia, to optimize their productivity and reduce their carbon footprint.

  • CSR - 22.01.2019

    “Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations”: BNP Paribas, 1st European bank in terms of sustainable development

    In 2019, BNP Paribas appears for the fifth year running on the list of the “Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations”, published annually at the occasion of the World Economic Forum opening in Davos, by the Canadian magazine Corporate Knights.

  • Press release - 22.01.2019

    BNP Paribas Signs an Agreement with IBM Services to further deploy its Cloud Strategy

    In addition to its Private Cloud, BNP Paribas will now integrate the IBM Cloud solution, hosted in dedicated BNP Paribas data centres. This agreement will also enable the bank to strengthen its ability to subscribe to “As a Service” IT services through IBM Public Cloud solutions. This new step in BNP Paribas's cloud strategy will support the digitisation of the bank, offering customers the best services while ensuring the security and confidentiality of their data.