Societe Generale at a Glance
Founded in 1864, Societe Generale is one of Europe’s largest financial services organisations. Our 145,700 employees provide a comprehensive range of financial services to customers all around the world.
Universal banking model
Whether individuals, professionals, businesses or institutional investors, our customers want to have an extensive range of services at their fingertips. We are committed to providing these services, when and where customers need them. This is why we are consolidating our universal banking model, which is based on three core businesses:
- Retail banking in France with the Societe Generale branch network, Credit du Nord and Boursorama, offering a comprehensive range of multichannel financial services on the leading edge of digital innovation;
- International retail banking, financial services and insurance with a presence in emerging economies and leading specialised businesses;
- Corporate and investment banking, private banking, asset management and securities services, with recognised expertise, top international rankings and integrated solutions.
To be the relationship bank of reference
A bank is first and foremost a service company, and the customer relationship is more than ever at the heart of this service. Our 145,700 employees are united in a single ambition: becoming the relationship bank of reference, recognised for its expertise, that listens to its customers, chosen for the quality and commitment of its teams.
By building strong relationships, we help our customers take on the challenges of the fast-changing and unpredictable world in which we live. In this context, our role is to help our customers develop, by providing them with the products and services they require to seize opportunities and reduce risk.
Building team spirit together
Our baseline “Building team spirit together” is more than a promise. It is a commitment to focusing all our expertise and energy on earning our customers’ trust so that they see us part of their team. It gives sense to the bond that we are forging with our customers – a balanced, long-term relationship where we work with them to help them succeed in their projects and progress along with them.