The jury of the 2018 BCSIA, comprising managing directors and experts from Societe Generale and Wavestone, as well as from ANSSI, Institut Mines Telecom and Les Echos, rewarded the four winners selected from a shortlist of eight startups finalists.
Societe Generale has poached Claire Calmejane from Lloyds Banking Group to spearhead the French bank's innovation programme.
Societe Generale Securities Services (“SGSS”) in the UK has launched its Fixed Income offering - an extension of a new asset class for Liquidnet, an existing client, which marks a successful migration for the Global Broker Dealer Services (“GBDS”) franchise.
Commerzbank has reached an agreement to sell its Equity Markets & Commodities (EMC) business to Societe Generale.
The we.trade blockchain for trade finance platform established by a coalition of nine banks is gaining momentum, conducting seven live trade transactions by ten companies via four partner banks.
The Spanish National Securities Market Commission (CNMV), BME and a group of financial institutions formed by Banco Santander, BBVA, BNP Paribas, CaixaBank, Commerzbank and Société Générale, have been collaborating over the past year on a project called Fast Track Listing (FTL), which is based on blockchain technology.
Societe Generale has acquired Lumo, a French crowdfunding platform for renewable energy projects. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Paylib, the mobile wallet developed by a consortium of French banks, is set to introduce person-to-person payments utilising customer phone numbers.
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking (SG CIB) today announced a partnership with the fintech company BestX, independent transaction cost analysis (TCA) provider for algo-FX spot execution.
Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) has put together its existing renowned Front, Dealing, Middle and Back office services into one plug-and-play solution that allows clients to focus on their main activities: asset selection, performances and distribution to their clients.
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