We are BNP Paribas' capital markets business, delivering cross-asset solutions and industry-leading services to institutional and corporate clients, private banks and retail distribution networks. Whether seeking investment, hedging or financing opportunities across asset classes or geographies, or research and market intelligence to help make strategic decisions, we offer seamless advice and cutting edge solutions every step of the way.
What makes us different
We have a strong corporate franchise within the BNP Paribas Group. In Europe, we are the leading bank for corporate debt issuance, with unrivalled consistency of market access across all industry sectors in the corporate world. Source: Dealogic 2016
One of the only banks that can offer the full suite of investor services to clients, globally, from trading to financing and clearing and custody in partnership with BNP Paribas Securities Services.
We are able to provide our clients with truly global market access thanks to our presence across EMEA, Asia Pacific and the Americas, including local presence in Latin America and Central Eastern Europe, Middle East & Africa, as well as 12 banking licences in Asia Pacific.
Our clients depend on us to access the markets reliably and consistently. Benefiting from a large balance sheet and financing capabilities, we continue to commit our resources to service our clients.
We are skilled creators of client-driven solutions, supported by the diversity of technical expertise among our staff.
Our vision is to become the most efficient and cutting-edge digital capital markets house in the industry. We have a combined offer of electronic and voice trading to serve our clients' execution needs, and our e-platforms give clients instant access to market intelligence, investment strategies, pricing, trading and post-trade services across all asset classes.
Sustainability is one of the key pillars of our business, allowing us to serve clients and the real economy, aligning investors' financial objectives with their environmental, social and governance goals. As corporate social responsibility becomes an increasingly important factor in our clients' decision making, Global Markets has engaged its skilled financial engineers and continues to develop services and tools from ethical equity indices to ethical equity-linked green bonds
Global Business Lines
Offering a suite of flow and complex interest rate products addressing a broad spectrum of global client needs; from sustainable financing and electronic market access, to yield enhancement and liability driven hedging.
We are recognised specialists in Equity Derivatives, providing a well-balanced business model which offers a complete product range of expert solutions. We are strong in both flow products, as well as bespoke structured solutions.
Foreign Exchange, Local Markets and Commodities
Our Foreign Exchange & Local Markets activity is a critical part of the real economy, helping producers hedge their currency exposure and corporates repatriate revenues. Our strong investor base complements our franchise. We provide risk management and financing solutions on a global scale to clients whose business is highly correlated to commodity prices. We also provide investors with access to commodities through various investment strategies and structured solutions.
Primary and Credit Markets
Our combined Primary and Credit business provides a full end-to-end service to our clients whilst ensuring strict governance is respected between the public and private sides. We excel by being able to advise clients throughout the entire credit continuum from origination through execution to secondary market trading and post trade services.
Prime Solutions and Financing
Offering a global and cross asset platform for securities financing through repo or prime services, for both listed and OTC clearing services and for execution of listed derivatives. We are one of four banks globally that can offer the full suite of investor services to clients, from trading to financing, clearing and custody, in partnership with BNP Paribas Securities Services.
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