BNP Paribas has been awarded "Best Bank in Western Europe" by The Banker magazine, in its 2017 "Bank of the Year" awards. BNP Paribas also won Best Bank in France and Best Bank in Belgium.
BNP Paribas was recognised in the The Banker Bank of the Year awards.
The Banker magazine has been a trusted source of banking information since 1926. It strives to inform and offers a wide range of news, features, analysis, interviews, and in-depth coverage of all the key issues facing the financial sector. The Banker Bank of the Year awards this year celebrates those banks which continue to perform well in tough markets.
Announcing the award, The Banker commended BNP Paribas for having delivered on its 2014 to 2016 development plan and for unveiling an ambitious new plan in March 2017. The magazine also highlighted the bank's key role in the energy transition.