Heading into 2025 with an ambitious strategic plan
At BNP Paribas, 2022 began with the presentation of GTS 2025, the Group’s new strategic plan, with a clear ambition: consolidate our European leadership in order to speed up our clients’ transition to a sustainable economy.
BNP Paribas supports the economy
BNP Paribas is releasing more than €700 million in guaranteed loans (of the €2.1 billion released for France). In France, the EGF is only aimed at “small” SMEs: fewer than 250 employees and turnover not exceeding €50 million. Companies with a balance sheet total of less than €43 million are also eligible.
BNP Paribas completes acquisition of FLOA, French leader in split payments
BNP Paribas, European leader in film and audio-visual financing
In March 2022, BNP Paribas signed an agreement with Neuflize OBC and UGC under which the Group will own 100% of the capital of Cofiloisirs, a major player in the financing of cinema and audio-visual products in France and abroad for almost 50 years. In becoming the sole shareholder of Cofiloisirs, BNP Paribas will strengthen its position as the European leader in film and audio-visual financing.
BNP Paribas and its employees mobilised for Ukraine
These donations were given to the French Red Cross, MSF (Doctors without Borders), CARE and IFAW (International Fund for Animal Welfare).
€10 million was committed to the UN High Commission for Refugees, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) and MSF (Doctors without Borders) when the conflict broke out.
BNP Paribas presents its first “Climate Analysis and Alignment Report” and its targets for reducing carbon intensity by 2025
BNP Paribas has also committed to allocate more than €200 billion to the transition of its corporate clients to a low-carbon economy by 2025.
BNP Paribas aims to recruit 7,000 people in France in 2022
To support the implementation of its strategic plan, BNP Paribas plans to recruit 7,000 employees in France, particularly in the areas of sales to individual and corporate customers, IT (data, cloud, cybersecurity, etc.) and support and control functions (audit, compliance, risk, etc.).
Increasing the number of women working in IT is a strategic challenge for BNP Paribas. Our goal? To have 37% women in our IT sector by the end of 2024.
BNP Paribas supports young tennis talent worldwide
Since its creation in 2018, the “Team BNP Paribas Jeunes Talents” programme has been providing human and financial support to young tennis talents, in order to promote their chances of reaching the highest level.
Responsible Savings and Investments
At the end of September 2022, 156 BNP Paribas Asset Management funds in France and Belgium were awarded a European responsible investment certification for a total of EUR 114.6 billion in assets under management.
Steady growth in access to BNP Paribas’ mobile apps
This is the average number of monthly connections, at the end of September 2022, to BNP Paribas mobile Apps*, i.e. a growth of almost 25% in one year.
*Scope: individual, professional and private banking clients of commercial and digital banks, Nickel and Personal Finance
New mobility at the heart of BNP Paribas’ development projects
BNP Paribas acquires Kantox, a fintech with technological expertise that will benefit its corporate clients
11 October 2022
On this date, BNP Paribas announced the signing of an agreement to acquire Kantox, a leading fintech in automated foreign exchange risk management. The deal reflects the Group’s commitment to accelerate the deployment of technological innovations, to continue to improve the customer experience and to offer solutions at the highest standards in the market.
BNP Paribas supports clients’ energy efficiency plans
This innovative tool, based on artificial intelligence, will enable our clients to measure, compare and optimise their energy consumption on the sites they operate.