French Banks News

The Bank of France expects a slowdown of economic growth in the III quarter

The Bank of France expects a slowdown of economic growth in the III quarterBanque de France (central bank of the country) predicts that in the III quarter of 2013 will be recorded minimal growth of the national economy, as trade data suggest that weak domestic demand is still holding back the second largest economy in the eurozone.  Read more »

Fitch downgraded the ratings of the largest banks in France

Fitch downgraded the ratings of the largest banks in FranceThe international rating agency Fitch has downgraded the long-term ratings of major French banks. According to the official press release from Fitch, it concerns the banks Credit Agricole, Societe Generale, Groupe BPCE, Dexia and Dexia Credit Local – their ratings were lowered by one point – from A + to A.  Read more »

BNP Paribas Bank of the Year 2012

BNP Paribas Bank of the Year 2012IFR Awards are part of the “Thomson Reuters Awards for Excellence” to highlight the success of individual and institutional financial services companies around the world.  Read more »

Credit Agricole CIB Accompanies ArcelorMittal

Credit Agricole CIB accompanies ArcelorMittalIllustrating the close commercial relationships of Credit Agricole CIB with its major customers, the bank was the only French institution selected by ArcelorMittal to increase the capital of $ 4 billion.  Read more »

Chinese Conference Societe Generale

Societe Generale Chinese Conference

Societe Generale invites delegates to take part in a conference on the internationalization of business in China.

With the help of Chinese experts in Asian markets and bank representatives, participating in this conference, delegates will be able to get an ideas on how to develop business in Asia.

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New Branches of the LCL Bank in January 2013

In January, there were opened two new branches in LCL Agde (Sept Fonts) and the Champs-sur-Marne (Descartes).  Read more »

LCL Industries France Report: Perspectives of Economy in 2013

LCL Industries France Report: Perspectives of Economy in 2013LCL publish a new edition of the report on the business prospects of the major sectors of the French economy in 2013. Forecasts are given for each sector, in parallel with a systematic activity that was observed in 2012.  Read more »

LCL – UJSF 2012 Award

LCL - UJSF 2012 AwardThe jury met in Thursday, December 6 at des Italiens hotel, for the winners LCL – UJSF in cooperation with the Union of Sports Journalists of France.  Read more »