Top Banks in France


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 »

La Banque Postale

La Banque Postale is a French public bank founded January 1, 2006 as a successor of financial services of La Poste (Centre de chèques postaux and Caisse nationale d’épargne). The bank is a 100% subsidiary of the La Poste Group.  Read more »

Societe Generale Bank France

Societe Generale bank logoSociete Generale is one of the largest and oldest banks in France. It is one of the three pillars of the French banking sector, together with Crédit Lyonnais (LCL) and BNP Paribas. Read more »

Banque Populaire

Banque Populaire LogoBanque Populaire is a network of 17 regional banks and 2 banks with national jurisdiction – Coopératif Casden and Banque Populaire. The bank is part of Groupe BPCE, the second-largest banking group in France.  Read more »

Credit Agricole Bank

Credit Agricole BankCredit Agricole S.A. (CASA) is the largest retail banking group in France, second largest in Europe, and the eighth largest in the world by Tier 1 capital according to The Banker magazine. It is also part of the CAC 40 stock market index. Read more »

Banque Palatine

Banque Palatine LogoBanque Palatine – a subsidiary of Groupe BPCE, which offers banking services to corporate and private clients, as well as banking services through the Internet.  Read more »