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BNP Paribas Securities Services appoints Claudine Gallagher head of newly-established Americas region

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 02/14/17 -- Gallagher added Latin America to her existing mandate as Head of Securities Services North America, effective January 2017. In this expanded role, Gallagher assumes responsibility for driving growth across the entire Americas region, including the execution of global segment and product strategies."Throughout the past five years, Claudine has been instrumental in building our U.S. capabilities. With her leadership, we will continue to strengthen ...


14.02.2017

BNP Paribas and Plug and Play deepen their strategic partnership to build a bridge between Paris and the Silicon Valley

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 02/10/17 -- Last year, BNP Paribas partnered with Plug and Play, the Silicon Valley-based global innovation platform for startups, corporations and investors.This first step aimed to provide BNP Paribas and its US subsidiary, Bank of the West, with enhanced opportunities related to the Silicon Valley startup ecosystem, such as scouting and engaging with startups, and new technology monitoring. The partnership also opened the doors to Plug and Play''s ...


10.02.2017

Fintech & Corporate Accelerator by L''Atelier BNP Paribas: Launch of Season 2

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 12/20/16 -- BNP Paribas has embarked on an Open Innovation and joint creation initiative with fintechs with a view to building the bank of tomorrow, the basic aim being to provide customers with an ever-more-satisfying and secure banking experience.Following the great success of Season 1, and the launch of PayCar, a complete and secured payment solution for buying and selling used cars, L''Atelier BNP Paribas is now launching Season 2 of its Fintech & ...


20.12.2016

SACE and SIMEST (CDP Group) with BNP Paribas for Prysmian and National Grid: $519 Million for the North Sea Link Project

The world’s longest submarine interconnector London/Rome/Milan, 16 December 2016 – SACE and SIMEST (Cassa Depositi e Prestiti Group) and BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB) announce the finalisation of export financing of $519 million for National Grid North America, a company of the National Grid Plc Group, the UK’s main electricity and gas utility company, in support of the works and supply orders awarded to Prysmian as part of the international project North Sea Link (“NS ...


16.12.2016

BNP Paribas to enable major European retailers to accept Alipay mobile payments solution

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 12/06/16 -- Alipay, the mobile payments solution operated by Ant Financial Services Group, today provides some 450 million active users in China with an entire range of financial services. Now, in order to stay in step with its app-holders visiting Europe, Alipay will cooperate among others with BNP Paribas, the European leader in Cash Management, so as to enable the 16 million Chinese tourists who travel outside Asia every year to pay for their purchases with ...


06.12.2016

Fischer Francis Trees & Watts Boosts Currency Assets

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 10/03/16 -- Fischer Francis Trees & Watts (FFTW), a global investment management firm providing active, fixed income capabilities to institutional investors, announced strong inflows of over $2 billion in currency mandates since the start of the year(1) as a result of continued currency volatility and central bank monetary policy intervention.US public funds Fire & Police Pension Association of Colorado (FPPA) and Illinois Teachers Retirement System (TRS ...


03.10.2016

BNP Paribas, Administrative Agent and Lead Bank for the Connecticut Department of Children and Families'' First Pay-for-Success Contract ("Social Impact Bond")

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/28/16 -- BNP Paribas, as Administrative Agent and lead bank, recently closed a credit facility for the State of Connecticut''s first Pay-for-Success Project (the "Connecticut Family Stability Pay for Success Project"), launched by the Connecticut Department of Children and Families. BNP Paribas is supporting this project in partnership with Social Finance Inc., Family-Based Recovery at the Yale Child Study Center, University of Connecticut ...


28.09.2016

BNP Paribas Amongst the Best Rated Banks in the Dow Jones "World" and "Europe" Sustainability Indexes

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 09/12/16 -- 87/100 is the overall score obtained by BNP Paribas in the Dow Jones "World" and "Europe" Sustainability Indexes. The Group is rated significantly above the "bank" sector average and ranks within the leading 8% of institutions.The results of the Dow Jones Sustainability Indexes have been published. With an overall score of 87/100, BNP Paribas improved its performance by 5 points compared to 2015. The Group registers the ...


12.09.2016

BNP Paribas Reinforces Its Commitment to Blockchain and Launches Its First Americas Bizhackathon in New York City Sept 7-8 2016

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/06/16 -- BNP Paribas announces that on Sept 7 & Sept 8 2016 it will host its first Blockchain Bizhackathon in New York for the Americas platform. In recent years the bank has focused on new technologies, invested in a dedicated Blockchain team of developers and managers and held multiple Bizhackathon events in Europe.BNP Paribas has successfully positioned itself within this space -- it is a member of the R3 consortium, European CDC initiative, in additio ...


06.09.2016

BNP Paribas Hires Peter Cooke to Head Its Legal Team in the Americas

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/01/16 -- BNP Paribas announces the hire of Peter Cooke to serve as General Counsel for its Corporate and Institutional Bank (CIB) in the Americas and for BNP Paribas USA, its intermediate holding company (IHC) housing the Bank''s retail and wholesale operations in the United States.Mr. Cooke will be based in New York and will report globally to Georges Dirani, Group General Counsel based in Paris, and regionally to Jean-Yves Fillion, CEO of BNP Pari ...


01.09.2016

BNP Paribas Named "World''s Best Bank" in Euromoney Awards for Excellence 2016

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM -- (Marketwired) -- 07/07/16 -- BNP Paribas has been named "World''s Best Bank" for 2016 by Euromoney, the leading global financial publication, in its prestigious annual Awards for Excellence.The principal accolade of "World''s Best Bank" was one of eight won in total by BNP Paribas, which also included the regional awards "Best Bank in Western Europe" and "Best Bank for Transaction Services in Western Europe".s ...


07.07.2016

BNP Paribas'' Cross-Asset Structured Products Distribution Business Wins Six Significant Industry Awards in the Americas

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/06/16 -- BNP Paribas today announced that its Cross-Asset Structured Products Distribution team received six prominent awards from leading industry publications. The awards showcase the Bank''s unique sustainable investment offerings, innovative technology through its SMART derivatives platform and new opportunities for clients in Latin America.BNP Paribas was honored with the following 2016 awards:Latin America House of the YearTechnology Vendor of ...


06.07.2016

BNP Paribas Creates an Intermediate Holding Company in the United States, BNP Paribas USA, Inc.

NEW YORK, NY and SAN FRANCISCO, CA -- (Marketwired) -- 06/30/16 -- BNP Paribas announces the creation of an Intermediate Holding Company (IHC), BNP Paribas USA, Inc. (BNP Paribas USA), effective 1 July 2016. This decision signals the bank''s commitment to the US market, its largest market* outside Europe and a region that is central to BNP Paribas'' businesses and development plans. As a large Foreign Banking Organization (FBO), BNP Paribas is required by new regulation to p ...


30.06.2016

Exane BNP Paribas Chooses Corvil to Safeguard Its Electronic Trading Environment

DUBLIN, IRELAND -- (Marketwired) -- 06/16/16 -- , the leading analytics company for financial markets, today announced that Exane BNP Paribas, a European broker dealer, is using the Corvil platform to assure the strength and performance of its electronic trading businesses and to support compliance with upcoming regulatory requirements such as MiFID II. ExaneBNP Paribas'' decision to integrate Corvil is part of a strategy to deliver a best of breed trading platform, and has enabled ac ...


16.06.2016

''Fintech Accelerator by L''Atelier BNP Paribas'': Eight Startups Embark on Open Innovation Programme

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 03/24/16 -- Eight FinTech and InsurTech startups have just embarked on an innovation accelerator programme run by L''Atelier BNP Paribas. Each startup will be working for four months in tandem with one of the BNP Paribas Group''s businesses to develop co-innovations that will open up new business opportunities and help create new products and services for the Bank''s customers.Over the next four months, the eight selected tech start ...


24.03.2016

BNP Paribas Cash Management Launches First-Ever Service Designed to Assist Online Marketplaces With Their Compliance

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 03/16/16 -- BNP Paribas is currently the only bank offering Credit Institution agency status to online marketplace clients -- mainly e-commerce sites. BNP Paribas, which has long served as a banking partner to e-commerce players, will provide support to enable marketplace operators to carry on their business and help them comply fully with the regulations issued by ACPR, the French Prudential Supervision and Resolution Authority.When an online marketplace carri ...


16.03.2016

2016 BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 11/05/15 --Each of whom has already started on average 7.7 companies, versus 3.5 among the elder ''Baby Boomer'' generation.On average the annual turnover of businesses run by millennials outperform by 43% those by baby boomers.78% of successful Millennipreneurs have a family history in business.Women Millennipreneurs expect a profit margin of close to 35% for 2015.This year, the survey reveals the emergence of a new generation of entreprene ...


05.11.2015

Frederic Janbon Appointed Head of the Asset Management Business of BNP Paribas

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 10/20/15 -- After successfully steering the integration of various asset management teams from ABN Amro AM, Fortis IM and BNP Paribas Investment Partners to build a global-scale asset management business, Philippe Marchessaux worked further to simplify its structure, consolidate its client base and prepare the business for tomorrow''s challenges. This involved restructuring the business, developing the international institutional franchise, reinforcin ...


20.10.2015

BNP Paribas Launches Dream Up, an International Education Programme Designed to Enable 30,000 Underprivileged Youngsters in 26 Countries to Pursue an Artistic Activity Over Three Years

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 09/21/15 --In 2012, the BNP Paribas Foundation began a test phase of this Corporate Philanthropy programme under the name Smart Start. Running in eight European and four Asian countries, Smart Start provided assistance to 7,000 youngsters over a three-year period (2012-2014). Following the success of the pilot phase, the BNP Paribas Foundation has now decided to make this educational programme the flagship of its international Social Inclusion policy, extending ...


21.09.2015

BNP Paribas Hosts the Third Annual Drobny Summer School Providing Mentorship for Junior Buy-Side Professionals

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/02/15 -- BNP Paribas and Drobny Global Advisors, a leading independent macro advisory firm, will sponsor the third annual Macro Summer School to be held July 16-17, 2015 at the Gansevoort Park Avenue Hotel in New York City. This training program is intended to accelerate the professional development of junior buy-side professionals.The annual Macro Summer School is part of a broader BNP Paribas initiative to support clients early in their careers and provide ...


02.07.2015

Agreement With RBS Confirms BNP Paribas'' Commitment to Cash Management and Trade Finance in Europe and Internationally

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/02/15 --Under this agreement, both parties have worked together to ensure a seamless and simplified process for RBS customers wishing to migrate to BNP Paribas, in order to minimize the disruption to their business."With this referral agreement with RBS, we have already invested in a dedicated onboarding programme to facilitate a simplified migration process and will continue to invest in the development of our cash management expertise alongside our coll ...


02.07.2015

BNP Paribas Sponsors "CityParks Tennis" Program

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 06/18/15 -- BNP Paribas today announces today that it is the Presenting Sponsor of the 2015 "CityParks Tennis" program, an initiative providing free tennis lessons to thousands of children between the ages of six and 16 in more than 35 parks throughout the five boroughs of New York City. The program will commence on July 6, 2015 and runs through August 14.One of the largest free municipal tennis programs in the United States, these classes promote phys ...


18.06.2015

John McEnroe and BNP Paribas Present the "We Are Tennis Fan Academy"

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 05/29/15 -- 42 years after it first sponsored Roland-Garros, BNP Paribas has become the world''s leading tennis partner and continues to innovate. On 28 May 2015, tennis legend John McEnroe reveals the "We Are Tennis Fan Academy" alongside BNP Paribas.As a committed sponsor and fan of tennis, BNP Paribas wants to go further and see tennis fans support their favourite players and team in all tournaments, just like in the highly-charged BNP Pa ...


29.05.2015

United States Overtakes France as the World''s Foremost Wine Consumer

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 04/21/15 --For over 15 years, Agrifrance, a specialist division of BNP Paribas Wealth Management, has published an annual report on France''s rural economic situation, providing insights into rural property investment.This year''s report focuses on the major changes that have taken place in the global wine market over the past 20 years such as the arrival of wines from the New World and the rise of new consumers."The wine market has beco ...


21.04.2015

BNP Paribas Launches livingthechange.com, Its Digital Tool for Deciphering Change in the World

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 03/20/15 -- BNP Paribas invites you to discover its latest digital project : a tool for deciphering change in the world by putting images, meaning and perspective to what we are living through today.Cultural and economic (r)evolutions, overthrows of balance, new ways of sharing, entertainment... The world is in perpetual flux. The tide of civilisations has left its share of innovations, techniques and progress that have contributed to improving our daily lives. ...


20.03.2015

Jean Lemierre Appointed BNP Paribas Group Chairman

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 12/01/14 -- The Board of Directors of BNP Paribas today appointed Jean Lemierre as Director and Chairman of the Board of Directors.He succeeds Baudouin Prot, who informed the Board of Directors on 26 September of his decision to step down as Chairman and Director from the 1st December 2014.With the other members of the Board, Jean Lemierre will oversee the implementation of the Group''s business development plan as well as the reinforcement of its gov ...


01.12.2014

BNP Paribas Announces a New Governance for Its Corporate and Institutional Banking Division

PARIS -- (Marketwired) -- 11/20/14 --BNP Paribas announces today a new governance for its Corporate and Institutional Banking division, previously called Corporate and Investment Banking. This new CIB is centered on two client franchises, corporates and institutionals.To best serve institutional clients with a comprehensive range of solutions, BNP Paribas Securities Services comes under the governance of the new CIB, while remaining a separate legal entity.This new CIB also aims to promote dialo ...


20.11.2014

BNP Paribas'' Asset Quality and Balance Sheet Strength Confirmed by the Results of the AQR and the Stress Test

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 10/27/14 -- On 26 October 2014 the European Central Bank (ECB) published the results of its assessment of the asset quality of the 130 most important banks of the Euro zone. The exercise included a detailed review of banks'' assets (Asset Quality Review - AQR) as well as a Stress Test carried out jointly with the European Banking Authority (EBA).The overall impact of the AQR adjustments on the CET1 ratio of the BNP Paribas Group is minor: 15 bps, of w ...


27.10.2014

BNP Paribas Securities Services Overhauls Liquidity Management Offering

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 09/29/14 -- BNP Paribas Securities Services, a leading custodian with USD 9.5 trillion in assets under custody, today announced the launch of ''Liquidity Access'', a comprehensive solution designed to help banks and broker dealers manage and monitor their liquid assets.The launch comes as new regulations, such as Basel III and Dodd Frank, require market participants to hold more liquid assets, closely monitor their liquidity ratios and antic ...


29.09.2014

Baudouin Prot Has Announced to the Board of Directors His Decision to Step Down as Chairman and Director of BNP Paribas as of 1 December 2014

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 09/26/14 --Baudouin Prot joined the Group in 1983 and was appointed Chairman of BNP Paribas 3 years ago after having served as Chief Executive Officer for 8 years, from 2003 to 2011.Over the past 10 years, in a context of profound transformation of the financial industry, BNP Paribas has become a European leader in its industry and one of the most solid banks in the world. Over this period, BNP Paribas has tripled its shareholders'' equity (from EUR 25 ...


26.09.2014

BNP Paribas Appoints Yann Gerardin as Head of Corporate and Investment Banking

PARIS, FRANCE -- (Marketwired) -- 09/22/14 -- BNP Paribas today announced the appointment of Yann Gérardin as Head of Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB). In this role, he will have responsibility for implementing the 2014-2016 development plan and continuing the process of adapting CIB to its environment.Currently Head of Global Equities and Commodity Derivatives (GECD), he will take on his new role on 1 October 2014, reporting to Alain Papiasse.Alain Papiasse, Deputy Chief Operating Office ...


22.09.2014

BNP Paribas Group Acquires Bank BGZ in Poland From Rabobank Group

WARSAW, POLAND and UTRECHT, THE NETHERLANDS and PARIS, FRANCE and NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 12/05/13 -- BNP Paribas Group and Rabobank Group announce that they have reached agreement for the transfer to BNP Paribas of the 98.5% stake held by Rabobank in Bank Gospodarki ?ywno?ciowej (Bank BG? ) by valuing Bank BG? at PLN 4.2 billion (approximately EUR 1 billion).The completion of the transaction is subject to the execution of the final documentation and to the necessary regulatory approva ...


05.12.2013

Catherine Flax Joins BNP Paribas as Head of Commodity Derivatives, Americas

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 11/18/13 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking is pleased to announce that Catherine Flax has joined the bank as Managing Director, Head of Commodity Derivatives, Americas.Catherine's experience in commodities trading and marketing will be instrumental to further develop BNP Paribas' client-focused Commodity Derivatives franchise in North America. She will report locally to Edward Speal, Head of Global Equities and Commodity Derivatives, Amer ...


18.11.2013

The 6th BNP Paribas Individual Philanthropy Awards Honours Indian and American Entrepreneurs

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 10/16/13 -- BNP Paribas is delighted to announce the winners of the 2013 Individual Philanthropy Awards.was the first private banking institution to become closely involved in philanthropy. In 2008, BNP Paribas Wealth Management set up a special unit to assist clients in their philanthropic endeavours. In order to raise general awareness of the growing global phenomenon of philanthropic giving, BNP Paribas Wealth Management launched that same year the BNP Pariba ...


16.10.2013

BNP Paribas CIB Expands Its Americas Equity Derivatives Business With Key Hires in the US

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 09/16/13 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking has made important appointments in its Equity Derivatives Business in New York as part of its continued focus on the business in the Americas.Tobi Molko joins as Managing Director on the Equity Derivatives Institutional sales team and will report to Daniel Goggin, Head of Equity Derivatives Institutional Sales. Alexandra Pavillet joins as Director on the Equity Derivatives Pension Fund Sales team and will ...


16.09.2013

BNP Paribas Hosts Drobny Macro Summer School

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/12/13 -- BNP Paribas and Drobny Global Advisors, a leading independent macro research and advisory firm, held their inaugural BNP Paribas-Drobny Macro Summer School in July in New York City. This unique training program is designed to help accelerate the learning process for junior buy-side professionals and benefit from the wisdom of experienced "professors" offering advice on macro markets, trade ideas and career paths.The Macro Summer School prog ...


12.08.2013

BNP Paribas Enters Into License Agreement With Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 08/07/13 -- BNP Paribas is pleased to announce it has agreed to enter into a license agreement with Richard Bernstein Advisors LLC (RBA) to utilize RBA's intellectual property, specifically the Richard Bernstein Advisors American Industrial Renaissance(SM) mark to offer select market-linked Certificates of Deposit and Market Linked Notes.Serge Troyanovsky, Managing Director and Head of Structured Products Retail Distribution for BNP Paribas Securities Corp. ...


07.08.2013

/ CORRECTION - BNP Paribas Invests as Founding Shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/17/13 -- In the news release "BNP Paribas Invests as Founding Shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC," issued earlier today by BNP Paribas, we are advised by the company that the date in paragraph two should read "July 16" rather than "July 12" as originally issued. Complete corrected text follows.NEW YORK, NY -- July 17, 2013 -- BNP Paribas today announces its investment as a founding shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC (REDI), the techn ...


17.07.2013

BNP Paribas Invests as Founding Shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/17/13 -- BNP Paribas today announces its investment as a founding shareholder in REDI Holdings LLC (REDI), the technology provider of the REDIPlus® Execution Management System (EMS).The investment, which was completed on July 12, establishes REDI as an independent financial technology company, and places BNP Paribas as one of six founding investors.The transaction comes at a time when multi-broker electronic execution is becoming more favored by institutional ...


17.07.2013

BNP Paribas Boosts Its Global FX Strategy Team With Appointments in the US and the UK

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/02/13 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB), today announced two new appointments for the Global FX Strategy team. Daniel Katzive and Phyllis Papadavid have joined as respectively Head of FX Strategy, North America based in New York, and Senior Global FX Strategist based in London.Steven Saywell, Global Head of FX Strategy, said: "Daniel Katzive and Phyllis Papadavid bring a wealth of knowledge and expertise to the firm and will considera ...


02.07.2013

BNP Paribas Global Prime Services Receives Top Marks in Global Custodian Prime Brokerage Survey

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 07/01/13 -- BNP Paribas Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) announced today that its Global Prime Services business was named the Top Rated Global Prime Broker in the 2013 Global Custodian Prime Brokerage Survey based on client scores.Over the last two years BNP Paribas Global Prime Services has rolled out global capabilities to better serve its client's needs, and is incredibly pleased with this reception and recognition of the global platform. With over ...


01.07.2013

BNP Paribas Quantitative Strategies, LLC Announces Withdrawal of the Shares of STREAM S&P Dynamic Roll Global Commodities Fund From Listing on the NYSE Arca

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/28/13 -- BNP Paribas Quantitative Strategies, LLC, a commodity pool operator (the "Managing Owner"), today announced that it has determined to withdraw STREAM S&P Dynamic Roll Global Commodities Fund's (the "Fund") shares (the "Shares") from listing on NYSE Arca, Inc. (the "Exchange") and to terminate the registration of the Fund's securities under section 12 (b) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (the ...


28.03.2013

FFTW Strengthens Multi-Sector Fixed Income Capabilities

CHICAGO, IL and NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 02/28/13 -- Fischer Francis Trees & Watts, Inc. (FFTW), the US and global fixed income partner of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, is pleased to announce the hiring of two senior multi-sector fixed income specialists. Dominick DeAlto joins as the Head of Global Multi-Sector Fixed Income responsible for FFTW's global aggregate, US core and US core plus capabilities. He will also lead the Sector Rotation team, a key alpha source for the mul ...


28.02.2013

Another First: Hong Kong and New York to Host Twin BNP Paribas Showdowns on March 4th

HONG KONG and NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 02/28/13 -- BNP Paribas will this year for the first time be simultaneously partnering two exciting tennis Showdown events -- in Hong Kong and New York -- on March 4, designated World Tennis Day. Sponsor of the BNP Paribas Showdown in New York City since 2008, the Group has just renewed its title sponsorship for another three years until 2016 and will now also be partnering an Asian version of the head-to-head contests on the same day. The Bank has ...


28.02.2013

BNP Paribas Adds to High Yield and Loan Sales, Trading & Analysis Capabilities

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/19/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate & Investment Banking (CIB) has recently added to its secondary High Yield and Loan capabilities with hires in the United States and Europe.In the United States, and , previously at Citadel Securities, join as Managing Director and Director, respectively, on the High Yield Sales desk, reporting to Kevin Cook, Head of High Yield Credit Sales; joins the High Yield Trading desk from Nomura as a Managing Director, reporting to M ...


19.11.2012

BNP Paribas Investment Partners Bolsters Sales Team in US

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/15/12 -- BNP Paribas Investment Partners U.S.A. Holdings, Inc. has hired Tami Jackson and Glen Sanders as Directors for its US sales team. Each will have the primary objective to further develop the sales of BNP Paribas Investment Partners US and global capabilities among institutional investors in the US. Jackson will focus on public funds and Sanders will be dedicated to university endowments and foundations. Furthermore, Marion Patterson will be joining the ...


15.11.2012

BNP Paribas: "Best Place to Work for LGBT Equality"

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/14/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and investment Banking (CIB) announced today that it has been recognized as one of the "Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality" by the Human Rights Campaign. BNP Paribas earned a perfect 100% rating."BNP Paribas is very proud of this achievement and we are equally proud of our LGBT employees, whom we value not only for their individual accomplishments, but also for who they are as people. We deeply understand and be ...


14.11.2012

BNP Paribas Expands Its Foreign Exchange Presence in the US

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/09/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) announced today the addition of three members to its foreign exchange team in New York, confirming the bank's commitment to its North American clients.Julia Sands joins the FX institutional investor sales team, where she is tasked with building the institutional investor FX business. Julia will be focused on expanding and deepening BNP Paribas' relationships with targeted investors. She come ...


09.11.2012

BNP Paribas Securities Services Wins New US Global Custody Mandate

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 10/24/12 -- BNP Paribas Securities Services (BNP Paribas) today announced that it has won a new mandate from Edgewood L Select (Edgewood), a Luxembourg-domiciled UCITS (Undertakings for Collective Investments in Transferrable Securities) fund, to provide global custody, fund administration, transfer agency and corporate domiciliation.Edgewood employs a large-cap growth investment strategy. The fund had USD 730m already in custody at BNP Paribas as of 30 September ...


24.10.2012

BNP Paribas CIB Hires Jon Bass to Head Fixed Income Sales and IRM in the US

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 10/16/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) today announced the appointment of Jon Bass as Head of Fixed Income Sales and Investor Relationship Manager (IRM) for the US.In this newly created post, Mr. Bass will ensure that the Bank's resources are aligned with clients' needs across Fixed Income and Global Equities and Commodity Derivatives (GECD). Mr. Bass will be based in New York reporting locally to Christian Mundigo and Kip Testwu ...


16.10.2012

BNP Paribas Earns "Top Rated" and Best in Class Accolades in North America by Global Custodian's 2012 Hedge Fund Administration Survey

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 09/06/12 -- BNP Paribas announced today that its Securities Services business in North America was among the highest ranked in Global Custodian's 17th annual Hedge Fund Administration survey. The survey polled industry clients on their hedge fund administration service providers.In the 2012 survey, service providers were judged based on 69 rating questions across the following service areas: client service, value, fund accounting and valuation, audit support ...


06.09.2012

DGAP-News: Sberbank: Sberbank and Cetelem (BNP Paribas Group) found a joint POS bank

EquityStory.RS, LLC-News: Sberbank / Key word(s): Joint Venture Sberbank: Sberbank and Cetelem (BNP Paribas Group) found a joint POS bank 05.09.2012 / 12:07 --------------------------------------------------------------------- Sberbank and Cetelem (BNP Paribas Group) found a joint POS bank September 5, 2012, Moscow - Sberbank, the leading Russian bank, and BNP Paribas Personal Finance, the consumer lending d ...


05.09.2012

BNP Paribas Investment Partners Appoints James Johnston to Head U.S. Sales

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/02/12 -- BNP Paribas Investment Partners U.S.A. Holdings, Inc. ("BNPP IP") has appointed James Johnston as Head of Sales in the U.S. In his role, Johnston will have responsibility for driving BNPP IP's U.S. business development strategy in the defined benefit/contribution, endowment/foundation, subadvisory and consultant markets as well as assisting the firm with its U.S. product strategy. The appointment of Johnston marks an intensified commitm ...


02.08.2012

Everett Schenk Retires After 14 Years at the Helm of BNP Paribas North America

PARIS and NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 07/16/12 -- BNP Paribas announces that Everett Schenk, Chief Executive Officer for BNP Paribas' North American Corporate and Investment Banking ("CIB") activities, will be retiring effective September 30, 2012 after over 23 years with the Bank and 14 years at the head of the Bank in North America. Jean-Yves Fillion, who is currently Head of BNP Paribas Fortis CIB, will succeed Everett as CEO for BNP Paribas' North American CIB activ ...


16.07.2012

Great Wall Builders (GWBU) Issued Confirmation of EURO 40,000,000 Bank Guarantee from BNL Gruppo BNP Paribas

BOLOGNA, ITALY -- (Marketwire) -- 07/03/12 -- Great Wall Builders Ltd. (OTCBB: GWBU) (or "the Company"), operating as "Start Technologies Europe s.r.o.", is pleased to announce that the Company was issued June 29th, 2012, confirmation of a EURO 40,000,000 Bank Guarantee ("Bank Guarantee") from Banca Nazionale del Lavoro SPA - Gruppo BNP Paribas ("BNL").The BNL Bank Guarantee is attached and assigned to the Coopsette Soc Coop ("Coopsette") contra ...


03.07.2012

BNP Paribas CIB Names Global Head of Rates Trading

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 06/06/12 -- BNP Paribas' Corporate and Investment Bank announces that it has appointed Christian Mundigo Global Head of Rates Trading. This new responsibility comes on top of his existing duties as Co-Head of Fixed Income Americas and Fixed Income Executive Committee member. Mr. Mundigo brings with him more than 20 years' experience in the Rates business at BNP Paribas and will remain based in New York City. In his new role, Mr. Mundigo will report to ...


06.06.2012

BNP Paribas Securities Services Wins New Polish Sub-Custody Mandate

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 05/29/12 -- BNP Paribas Securities Services (BNP Paribas) today announced that it has won a mandate to provide sub-custody and settlement services to ConvergEx Group (ConvergEx) in Poland.ConvergEx provides proprietary software products and technology-enabled services to more than 4,000 asset managers and financial intermediary customers. It offers its global customers execution in more than 100 markets worldwide.Commenting on the arrangement, Bea Ordonez, chief ...


29.05.2012

BNP Paribas CIB Licenses Its Diversified USD Covered Bond Index to ProShares

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 05/23/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking announced today that it has entered into an agreement to offer ProShares® an exclusive license to use the BNP Paribas Diversified USD Covered Bond Index (Bloomberg Ticker: BNIXCOVD).The AAA-segment of the USD Covered Bond market has grown by approximately 85% year-on-year and 600% in the last two years. The index was created to satisfy growing demand for a benchmark to track this emerging asset class and c ...


23.05.2012

BNP Paribas Grows Commodity Derivatives Business

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 04/16/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking is pleased to announce the appointments of John Bills, Mike Collens and Chris Zammit to its Commodity Derivatives business. John Bills joins in New York as Managing Director, Commodity Structured Origination - Americas, reporting to Simon Dent, Head of Structured Origination. Chris Zammit joins in New York as Director, Commodity Derivatives of Power Trading, and will report to Dora Sung, Head of US Energy ...


16.04.2012

BNP Paribas Investment Partners Appoints Robert Harrison Head of North America

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 04/02/12 -- BNP Paribas Investment Partners has announced leadership changes in both its North American and Australian operations.Current BNP Paribas Investment Partners Australia Chief Executive, Robert Harrison, has been appointed CEO of BNP Paribas Investment Partners USA Holdings Inc., becoming both CEO of BNP Paribas Asset Management, Inc. and CEO of Fischer Francis Trees & Watts (FFTW), a wholly owned subsidiary of BNP Paribas specializing in US and gl ...


02.04.2012

BNP Paribas Appoints Andrew Dawkins Head of Delta One & International Derivative Sales, Americas

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/15/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking is pleased to announce the appointment of Andrew Dawkins as Managing Director, Head of Delta One & International Derivative Sales, Americas. Andrew reports to Chris Innes, Head of Institutional Equity Sales and Trading, Americas."Andrew is a key hire for the bank as BNP Paribas is committed to the continued growth of our US equities franchise," said Innes. "Andrew's diverse backgrou ...


15.03.2012

BNP Paribas Boosts Its Electronic Trading Offering for Clients With Launch of CORTEX FX

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 03/07/12 -- BNP Paribas announces the launch of its advanced, electronic foreign exchange trading platform -- "CORTEX FX" -- which provides an innovative multi-product solution for corporate and financial institutional clients to manage their foreign exchange requirements.CORTEX FX is a new and technologically-advanced platform, designed to provide clients with a single point of access to the full breadth of electronic foreign exchange products, tools a ...


07.03.2012

New Head of North America for BNP Paribas' Securities Services Division

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 02/27/12 -- BNP Paribas today announced that it has appointed Claudine Gallagher as regional manager North America of its securities services division. Ms Gallagher joins the executive committee of BNP Paribas' securities services division and will report to Charley Cock, head of client development for the group.Ms Gallagher will spearhead BNP Paribas' securities services division's regional expansion, and oversee the roll-out of the bank's g ...


27.02.2012

BNP Paribas CIB Sells North American Reserve Based Lending Business

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 02/21/12 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its reserve-based lending business in the United States and Canada to Wells Fargo. This transaction comprises $9.5 billion of total loan commitments, including $3.9 billion in funded balances as of December 31, 2011. All of the 36 people currently working in this business in Houston and Calgary will be offered employment at Wells Farg ...


21.02.2012

Equinox Selects BNP Paribas for Fund Administration in the United States

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 01/30/12 -- BNP Paribas today announced that, following a competitive tender, it has implemented a mandate to provide fund administration to Equinox Fund Management (Equinox), a leading US alternative asset manager with more than USD 1.5 billion in assets under management.BNP Paribas administers a platform of independent fund vehicles accessed by mutual funds sponsored by Equinox. BNP Paribas' solution captures and values trades in real-time, producing a Ne ...


30.01.2012

BNP Paribas Expands Its Hedge Fund Administration Services

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 01/26/12 -- BNP today announced the roll-out of a major investment program to expand its hedge fund and fund of hedge fund administration services, for both UCITs and offshore funds.Placing transparency, market exposure, liquidity and control at the heart of its hedge fund administration platform, the bank's program tailors its service to more closely match the key requirements of both start-up and established funds.Building on existing fund accounting, perf ...


26.01.2012

BNP Paribas CIB Appoints John Bohan Head of Commodity Futures, Americas

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 12/14/11 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking is pleased to announce the appointment of John Bohan as Head of Commodity Futures, Americas. John is based in New York and reports globally to Tim Knight, Global Head of Commodity Futures in London and locally to Marc Fontaine, Head of Commodity Derivatives, Americas."John brings a wealth of both commercial and marketing experience to the platform and will be key in the further development of our exch ...


14.12.2011

BNP Paribas Named Best Fund Administrator by HFMWeek

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/16/11 -- BNP Paribas today announced that it was named 2011 Best Hedge Fund Administrator for single managers under $30bn. The Awards were given earlier this fall at the HFMWeek US Services Providers Awards ceremony in New York.HFMWeek's Service Provider Awards recognize the accomplishments of US-based service providers around fund administration, technology, legal services and prime brokerage among others. The awards are granted based on five criteria: ...


16.11.2011

BNP Paribas to Provide Treasury Services in the U.S. via Outsourcing Agreement With BNY Mellon

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 11/07/11 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Bank and BNY Mellon today announced an agreement that will enable BNP Paribas to expand its suite of global Cash Management solutions to include U.S. Cash Management services."As a global leader in transaction banking, we recognized the need to provide world-class cash management solutions in the U.S.," said Walid Shuman, Head of Cash Management Americas for BNP Paribas. "Leveraging BNY Mellon' ...


07.11.2011

Rena Walsh Joins FFTW as Head of Money Markets

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 09/19/11 -- Fischer Francis Trees & Watts (FFTW), the global fixed income partner of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, has hired Rena Walsh as Head of Money Markets. This new hire demonstrates FFTW's commitment to the liquidity business.Ms. Walsh has over 25 years of experience in institutional fixed income investment management and will complement FFTW's money market team. In the past, she has worked for State Street Global Advisors where she led t ...


19.09.2011

BNP Paribas Securities Corp. Joins CME Group for Clearing of Credit Default Swaps

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 09/09/11 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking, through its US registered broker dealer, BNP Paribas Securities Corp., today announced that it has joined CME Group to clear Credit Default Swaps (CDS). The bank is also able to clear Futures and over-the-counter (OTC) Interest Rate Swaps.As a CME clearing member for CDS, BNP Paribas Securities Corp will be better positioned to fulfill regulatory mandates that require credit derivatives between financial ...


09.09.2011

FFTW Promotes Kenneth O'Donnell to Head of Short Duration

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/22/11 -- Fischer Francis Trees & Watts (FFTW), the global fixed income partner of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, is pleased to announce the promotion of Kenneth O'Donnell, CFA, to Head of Short Duration. He will be responsible for performance, growth and development of short duration strategies firm wide. FFTW's short duration capabilities include global and US short duration, stable value and absolute return strategies.Guy Williams, FFTW' ...


22.08.2011

BNP Paribas CIB Launches New Index to Track Performance of USD-Denominated Covered Bonds

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/04/11 -- BNP Paribas Corporate and Investment Banking announces the launch of its first index on AAA-rated, USD-denominated Covered Bonds from issuers globally. The BNP Paribas Covered Bonds Index is a market-cap weighted index of all covered bonds which are USD-denominated and AAA-rated. The index is rebalanced monthly to incorporate new issues and to remove those no longer eligible."While Euro-denominated covered bonds are a well-established financing ...


04.08.2011

BNP Paribas Hires Specialist in Aviation Finance

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 08/01/11 -- BNP Paribas announces that Christian Wulf has joined the Aviation Finance Group as Director in charge of Latin America. Christian is based in New York and reports to Olivier Trauchessec, Head of Aviation Finance, Americas.Chris has over 15 years of experience and great knowledge of the Latin American region. "Chris brings a very strong combination of industry knowledge, product specialization and structuring capabilities," said Olivier Trau ...


01.08.2011

L''Atelier BNP Paribas Celebrates 10 Years in the US

NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwired) -- 12/04/15 -- L''Atelier, the company spearheading digital transformation and innovation within the BNP Paribas Group for over 35 years, celebrates a decade in the US on December 3rd, 2015Based in San Francisco, L''Atelier BNP Paribas'' US bureau tracks disruptive innovation in Silicon Valley and the United States. Its analysts have been tracking Silicon Valley innovation, to be on top of most of this entrepreneurial scene, tech trend ...


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