Top Banks in France

Credit du Nord

Credit du Nord BankCredit du Nord is a French bank, one of three components of the retail branch network Societe Generale banking group, along with Boursorama and Societe Generale. Read more »

Caisse d’Epargne Bank

Caisse d'Epargne BankBank Caisse d’Epargne was founded in 1818 in Paris.
The Caisse d’épargne financial group until July 2009 consisted of 17 branches in France. Read more »

Credit Lyonnais (LCL) Bank

Credit Lyonnais (LCL) BankCredit Lyonnais (LCL) is one of the major French commercial banks. It was founded by Henri Germain in July 1863 and was the largest bank in the world by 1900. In the early 1990s, Crédit Lyonnais was the largest state-owned French bank. Read more »

BNP Paribas Bank

BNP Paribas BankBNP Paribas is one of the leading banking and financial services companies in Europe. The Group has operations in 80 countries and has around 200,000 employees (about a half of them serve customers in four domestic markets: Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg).  Read more »

HSBC France

HSBC France Bank LogoHSBC France (a subsidiary of the international financial group – HSBC Group) is a bank incorporated in France, a member of the French system of deposit insurance and savings, as well as all French banks. Read more »

Credit Mutuel

Credit Mutuel Bank LogoCredit Mutuel is a French banking network consisting of 5,390 local cooperatives and mutual funds, grouped into 18 regional federations, including the national confederation.  Read more »

Credit Cooperatif

Credit CooperatifCredit Cooperatif is a French cooperative bank, that provides all traditional banking services. Customers, both clients, and associates hold 80% of their capital and form the Board of Directors. Read more »

CIC Bank

CIC BankThe Crédit Industriel et Commercial (CIC Bank) is a French banking network created in 1859 and divided into 6 regional banks in France and abroad (in Luxembourg).  Read more »

Banque Transatlantique

Banque TransatlantiqueThe Banque Transatlantique is a French private bank, a subsidiary of CIC. The Banque Transatlantique headquartered in Paris and has subsidiaries and representative offices in Brussels (Belgium Banque Transatlantique), Luxembourg (Luxembourg Banque Transatlantique), London, Geneva, Montreal, Singapore, Washington, New York, and Hong Kong. Read more »


BRED Bank BRED Bank is one of the largest regional banks in France. It was founded in 1919, in the small town of Paris suburbs. BRED stands for Banque Régionale d’Escompte et de Dépôt, which was the name of the bank until the late 1970s.  Read more »