BNP Paribas received the title of “Energy Finance House of the Year”, awarded by Energy Risk, a publication specialized in various markets such as, hydrocarbon, gas, and electricity. The jury was particularly impressed by BNP Paribas' capacity to adapt their financing offers to an environment where the market conditions are constantly evolving.
BNP Paribas group was also named “Best Energy Finance Bank 2009” by the magazine Trade Finance (a publication of Euromoney). The results of the “Trade Finance Awards of Excellence” are decided by the over 12,000 readers of the magazine.
Euromoney held its awards of excellence ceremony during the second week of July. BNP Paribas received the following honors: Best Bank in France (for the second year in a row), Best Global Infrastructure & Project Finance, Best Debt House in Western Europe, Best Project Finance House in Western Europe, Best Project Finance House in Central Eastern Europe, and Best Project Finance House in Africa.
BNP Paribas Investment Partners walked away with the annual Global Investor award for “European Asset Manager of the Year.” This prestigious award is determined by “the standing and reputation of the firm and its key executives in the market; the quality and innovation of its corporate strategy over the last year, and the performance of one or more of its individual products, demonstrating a clear commitment to excellence and client service.”