The bank for a changing world

BNP Paribas Cardif celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. It is the occasion to get back to the history and activity of one of the first life insurance companies in France, stemming from the fusion of BNP Paribas and the banking group “La Compagnie Bancaire”, market leader at that time.

Today, BNP Paribas Cardif has developed a far-reaching international presence and solid foundations, illustrated by several key figures: 24.3 billion euros in gross written premiums, 1 billion euros in pre-tax net income, 90 million policy and 10,000 employees at year-end 2012.

A pioneer in the bancassurance market, BNP Paribas Cardif has built its business model on continual diversification of partners, distribution channels and products, while expanding in Europe, Lat America and Asia.

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