News & Press Releases BNP Paribas and RCS partner with Tennis South Africa to grow the next generation of talent BNP Paribas Middle East Africa • BNP Paribas, RCS and Tennis South Africa ‘Rising Star Tennis’ initiative aims at increasing youth participation in tennis in South Africa. • This national primary school’s tennis championship will involve hundreds of schools across the country, over 7 months. • ATP star Kevin Anderson is the official ambassador of this initiative. Grass roots tennis in South Africa has received a significant boost following an announcement by BNP Paribas and their wholly owned consumer finance subsidiary RCS, regarding a partnership with Tennis South Africa (TSA) to launch the ‘Rising Star Tennis’ initiative together. - BNP Paribas Middle East Africa
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September 14, 2011 - ,

Barclays Conference – New York

Presentation of Baudouin Prot, Chief Executive Officer of the BNP Paribas Group, at the Barclays Conference in New York: BNP Paribas: Proactive Management Addressing New Challenges

September 13, 2011 - , ,

Press Release – 13.09.11

BNP Paribas has today requested the French market regulator, Autorité des Marchés Financiers, to open an investigation into the publication of erroneous information about its funding in dollars in an article in the Opinions section of the Wall Street Journal….

September 13, 2011 - , ,

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The Wall Street Journal published today in its Op-Ed pages an article entitled “The problem with French banks” written by Mr. Nicolas Lecaussin. This article quotes a certain anonymous BNP Paribas executive who states that the bank has a liquidity…

September 13, 2011 - ,

BNP Paribas publishes two new CSR policies on woodpulp and coal fired power generation

Within the framework of its commitment to sustainable development, BNP Paribas continues to establish formal guidelines for business activities in sensitive sectors in terms of their social and environmental impact. In 2010 and 2011 the Group published sector policies covering…

September 12, 2011 - ,

Moody’s and Greece: The responses of BNP Paribas

The eventuality of a downgrade of French banks by the rating agency Moody’s is fuelling concern on the markets today. BNP Paribas reiterates that: 1) Already last June it was announced that French banks had been put under credit watch…

September 7, 2011 - , ,

Euro, sovereign debt, liquidity and other issues: questions and answers from BNP Paribas

After being asked a number of questions about the bank and the Eurozone, BNP Paribas has decided to publish the answers to the most frequently asked questions in the three categories below: – Questions to the bank – Questions about…

September 2, 2011 - ,

BNP Paribas reinforces its commitment to tennis on all levels in Bulgaria

An international tournament “Reduta Cup by BNP Paribas” 12&Under sets off a series of national, international and social tennis events highlighting the partnership with Bulgarian Tennis Federation. BNP Paribas, the world’s leading tennis sponsor, continues to consolidate its strategic alliance…

August 11, 2011 - ,

Press Release

Since the beginning of the week there have been all kind of rumours regarding the eurozone and France. Competent authorities made clear that they were unfouded. In particular, Standard and Poors, Moody’s and Fitch have successively indicated that rumours regarding…

August 2, 2011 - , ,

BNP Paribas Group: Results as at 30 June 2011

The Board of Directors of BNP Paribas met on 1st August 2011. The meeting was chaired by Michel Pébereau and the Board examined the Group’s results for the second quarter of the year and approved the interim accounts. Net quarterly…

July 20, 2011 - , ,

Extra-financial performance : BNP Paribas up into second place in Vigeo bank sector CSR ratings

With marks of 59/100, five points higher than the previous assessment in October 2009, BNP Paribas has taken second place among the banking sector companies ranked by Corporate Social Responsibility rating agency Vigeo*. Europe’s leading expert in extra-financial benchmarking and rating,…

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September 14, 2011 - ,

Barclays Conference – New York

Presentation of Baudouin Prot, Chief Executive Officer of the BNP Paribas Group, at the Barclays Conference in New York: BNP Paribas: Proactive Management Addressing New Challenges

September 13, 2011 - , ,

Press Release – 13.09.11

BNP Paribas has today requested the French market regulator, Autorité des Marchés Financiers, to open an investigation into the publication of erroneous information about its funding in dollars in an article in the Opinions section of the Wall Street Journal….

September 13, 2011 - , ,

Press Release

The Wall Street Journal published today in its Op-Ed pages an article entitled “The problem with French banks” written by Mr. Nicolas Lecaussin. This article quotes a certain anonymous BNP Paribas executive who states that the bank has a liquidity…

September 13, 2011 - ,

BNP Paribas publishes two new CSR policies on woodpulp and coal fired power generation

Within the framework of its commitment to sustainable development, BNP Paribas continues to establish formal guidelines for business activities in sensitive sectors in terms of their social and environmental impact. In 2010 and 2011 the Group published sector policies covering…

September 12, 2011 - ,

Moody’s and Greece: The responses of BNP Paribas

The eventuality of a downgrade of French banks by the rating agency Moody’s is fuelling concern on the markets today. BNP Paribas reiterates that: 1) Already last June it was announced that French banks had been put under credit watch…

September 7, 2011 - , ,

Euro, sovereign debt, liquidity and other issues: questions and answers from BNP Paribas

After being asked a number of questions about the bank and the Eurozone, BNP Paribas has decided to publish the answers to the most frequently asked questions in the three categories below: – Questions to the bank – Questions about…

September 2, 2011 - ,

BNP Paribas reinforces its commitment to tennis on all levels in Bulgaria

An international tournament “Reduta Cup by BNP Paribas” 12&Under sets off a series of national, international and social tennis events highlighting the partnership with Bulgarian Tennis Federation. BNP Paribas, the world’s leading tennis sponsor, continues to consolidate its strategic alliance…

August 11, 2011 - ,

Press Release

Since the beginning of the week there have been all kind of rumours regarding the eurozone and France. Competent authorities made clear that they were unfouded. In particular, Standard and Poors, Moody’s and Fitch have successively indicated that rumours regarding…

August 2, 2011 - , ,

BNP Paribas Group: Results as at 30 June 2011

The Board of Directors of BNP Paribas met on 1st August 2011. The meeting was chaired by Michel Pébereau and the Board examined the Group’s results for the second quarter of the year and approved the interim accounts. Net quarterly…

July 20, 2011 - , ,

Extra-financial performance : BNP Paribas up into second place in Vigeo bank sector CSR ratings

With marks of 59/100, five points higher than the previous assessment in October 2009, BNP Paribas has taken second place among the banking sector companies ranked by Corporate Social Responsibility rating agency Vigeo*. Europe’s leading expert in extra-financial benchmarking and rating,…