Latest Intelligence on Retail Banking and Lending in France

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ABN Amro / BNP Paribas: private progression

BNP Paribas [BNP.PA] is to enter the Dutch private banking market with the purchase of Nachenius, Tjeenk & Co from ABN Amro [AAB.AS]. The deal reflects both banks' continuing plans to create a pan European private banking network. If the same pro-active approach can be extended to developing their recently acquired businesses then both groups look very well-placed for the future growth.

Published By Datamonitor
21 Apr 2005
CommentWire
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ABN Amro/PPR: moving into French retail banking

Published By Datamonitor
30 Jan 2001
ResearchWire
ResearchWire

Bank details: French concerned about Internet security

Published By Datamonitor
21 Feb 2003
CommentWire
CommentWire

Barclays: French wealth deal could be glittering prize

Barclays [BARC.L] has entered into exclusive talks to buy two French wealth management operations from ING. The deal would be a natural extension of both groups' corporate strategies. It also provides Barclays with a rare acquisition opportunity that will make it a leading foreign player in the large but tightly held French private banking market.

Published By Datamonitor
21 Jan 2005
CommentWire
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BNP Paribas: fun in the sun for wealth management

BNP Paribas has opened an office in Marseille, France, to tap into wealthy clients there, and gives them access to one of the bank's unique selling points: philanthropy services. This follows a significant retail banking push in the Mediterranean region and capitalizes on both the bank's presence, and French high net worth individuals' responsiveness to internal bank referrals.

Published By Datamonitor
07 Jul 2011
CommentWire
CommentWire

BNP Paribas: no gambling in Monaco

BNP Paribas has announced two separate agreements designed to bolster its private banking business in Monaco. The two acquisitions, once finalized, will make BNP Paribas one of the leading private banks in the Principality. Following a number of other deals this year, the bank is leaving itself well placed to enhance profitability, while laying down strong foundations for longer-term growth.

Published By Datamonitor
21 Sep 2004
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CommentWire

BNP Paribas: taking the Credit

This latest acquisition brings new movement into the French banking sector, following speculation that Credit Agricole, previously largest shareholder of Credit Lyonnais with 10.5%, would acquire the government's stake. BNP's unusually high offer safely secured the stake and also suggests it could be looking for a full takeover in the long term.

Published By Datamonitor
28 Nov 2002
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BNP Paribas: when a plan comes together

BNP Paribas [BNP.PA] has released Q1 results showing profits are up by 56% against Q1 2004. The announcement highlights a very strong 12 month period for the group, with strong growth across its business. The results should be enough to make its rivals sit up and take notice as the French bank's global vision takes shape.

Published By Datamonitor
12 May 2005
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CommentWire

BNP: crusade against Agricole

Credit Agricole's acquisition of Credit Lyonnais would create a major rival to BNP Paribas in many of its key markets. BNP's attempts to quash the E19.5 billion acquisition deal appears likely to fail due to a lack of support from other banks.

Published By Datamonitor
28 Jan 2003
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CommentWire

BNP: SocGen not a target

A merger of BNP and SocGen would create a significant player, countering the potential domination of the French retail banking market by the proposed Credit Agricole/Lyonnais union. However, BNP's previous attempts to create a national banking champion have come back to haunt it, scuppering any likelihood of a merger with SocGen.<BR />

Published By Datamonitor
07 Feb 2003

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