EQT signs the largest ever ESG-linked fund facility, targeting social and environmental targets across all portfolio companies. This is why it matters.
To innovate is to change mindsets – and to think of new ways of working and new ways to do business. From hackathons to co-creation, we explore how we can all innovate.
Energy efficiency is key in reducing harmful emissions, but investment is stagnating. How can we stimulate funding and generate new solutions?
Financial innovation, Covid-19 and climate change have all come together to spur finance into action. With the flurry of recent debut transactions using the mechanisms...
While Covid-19 has forced the world's leading sustainable mobility event to become digital, the challenges it seeks to tackle are important than ever...
The pandemic has underlined the importance of managing supply chains and liquidity. Banks can help – but how should companies think about the future?
Real-time banking solutions often fall short of what corporates expect in terms of transactional capabilities, ease of banking and access to financial data...
As the world grapples with the threat of the Covid-19 coronavirus, more capital – in the form of social bonds – must be urgently deployed to support healthcare...
4th generation interaction algos are revolutionising foreign exchange trading with institutional investors and even corporates. Have we reached peak algo?
A programme designed to bring young people to the trading floor underlines the importance of diversity in the workplace.
What are the big ideas and the big challenges for institutional investors in the decade ahead? Quintessence 2020, hot off the press, takes a look.
TIN enables companies to easily and securely share trade information with banks, helping meet demand for financing earlier in the supply chain.
With schools across mainland China and Hong Kong shut and millions of children stuck inside their apartments, the online learning and virtual reality education sector...
The ocean is the backdrop to the $3 trillion "Blue Economy" – and will be the next battleground for business leaders and investors worldwide. Here's why.
The bank receives industry recognitions at the Structured Retail Products Europe Awards 2020
Digital innovations are transforming the FX industry. Neehal Shah, Global Head of G10 FX Trading, makes the case for banks – and why they will drive change.
Multi-bank corporates now have secure access to SWIFT's online portal for exchanging KYC information, freeing up time for bankers and corporate treasurers.
How a bespoke end-to-end cash management solution provided by BNP Paribas transformed long-term client, Zee Entertainment Enterprises, treasury function into a digital...
What are virtual economies and how are they beginning to impact the real world? What opportunities might these emerging marketplaces bring for business?
BNP Paribas receives top honours in the prestigious IFR Awards 2019 winning four awards across asset classes and supporting on six deal wins for clients.
BNP Paribas receives top honours at the Futures and Options World (FOW) International Awards 2019 winning Bank of the Year.
BNP Paribas and Kantox pick up best Solution Innovation for FX Risk in the Treasury Management International 2019 Technology & Innovation Awards.
How will technology change business? Why could virtual worlds be the next big business opportunity? This is what we learnt in Amsterdam.
For the second consecutive year, BNP Paribas has been awarded Currency Derivatives House of the Year by Risk Awards at its landmark awards ceremony.
BNP Paribas wins award for second year in a row with commodity derivatives revenues up 20% in Asia despite trade wars and geopolitical tensions.
How one entrepreneur has founded a start-up that gives refugees a hand-up, rather than a hand-out.
As costs fall and stakeholder demand increases, corporates are increasingly seizing the opportunity to use renewable energy.
BNP Paribas wins Best Bank for FX in the Eurozone from FX Week. The award highlights BNP Paribas' exceptional performance and client service in the global FX industry...
Clients of BNP Paribas heard from leading speakers on the challenging dynamics of financial markets, geopolitics, digital change and sustainable finance.
Siemens Gamesa's novel €174m forex hedge linked to sustainability scores is another example of how finance can help align incentives. Here's how it works.
The rapid uptake of green finance isn't enough. A new approach taking account of investors' expectations will be vital. Here's how it could work.
BNP Paribas has scooped top honours in the 2019 Greenwich Share and Quality Leaders for Asian Large Corporate Trade Finance, as our clients further recognise our...
Government bond yield curves suggest a prolonged recession. Do policymakers still have room to respond to future shocks? Yes says Luigi Speranza,...
Demand for ESG analytics is growing as 'sustainable' assets boom. But how can we ensure the data is relevant – and convince companies of its importance?
The Banker awards BNP Paribas its top prize – alongside recognition for innovation in the Bonds and Climate Change and Sustainability categories.
In recognition for its innovative approach to data management and full suite of business scope, BNP Paribas is awarded Asia Risk's Custodian of the Year 2019...
Asif Razaq, Global Head of FX Automated Client Execution, talks to FX Algo News about BNP Paribas' 4th generation algo suite. "Insight Live",...
It's a tough road ahead for the oil industry as the rise of electric vehicles makes solar and wind better long-term investments, according to latest BNP Paribas...
The global shipping industry is making waves as it quickly approaches the turning point of a new decade with its commitment to tackling climate change.
Thierry Bujon de l'Estang, Head of CIB's Digital Banking for Clients, offers his thoughts on the digital landscape, the future of banking and Centric,...
ClimateSeed CEO explains how the carbon-offsetting platform connects businesses with sustainable projects, enabling them to reduce their carbon footprint.
Cybersecurity may soon be threatened by advances in quantum computing. We need to prepare for change.
Sydney Airport has closed a landmark sustainability-linked loan, a first for Australia and, at A$1.4bn, the largest in Asia Pacific. With BNP Paribas and ANZ acting...
The 2019 World Environment Day focuses on improving air quality, with #BeatAirPollution as its theme. BNP Paribas is moving forward with clean air technologies,...
Should sustainable finance not just be business as usual? In India, business and development leaders discuss the question of whether sustainable development should...
Movin'On, the World Summit on Sustainable Mobility, focuses on "solutions for multimodal ecosystems" – and BNP Paribas is once again a partner.
Smart cities and smart mobility are transforming the urban space, triggering the need to rethink public services.
The lower the unemployment among residents, the lower the loan costs: UK housing association L&Q spearheads a new way to think about financing.
Taiwan's first-ever offshore wind farm is garnering great interest in green energy and paves the way for similar projects across Asia Pacific...
'AI is one technology where India can fully leverage its people': businesses in India are bullish on AI, but to boost its potential we must also consider the role...
Recognition for BNP Paribas' pioneering work in next generation algo execution and workflow integration at Profit and Loss' 2019 awards.
Meeting the needs of all people while living within the means of our planet is the greatest challenge of the 21st century. Kate Raworth looks at the obstacles ahead...
Despite profound changes and a shift in attitude towards a meatless future, meat remains the leading hidden culprit of climate change.
BNP Paribas announced the launch of the BNP Paribas MGI Systematic Currency Alpha Index using artificial intelligence through machine learning
India is a force to reckon with in startups and technology, but leaders seek clarity on the government's role in fostering innovation in Indian businesses.
Veterans CARE, a Pay for Success project that aims to improve employment outcomes for US veterans with PTSD, shows how finance can bring together public and private...
BNP Paribas wins recognition for expanding presence in Asian commodities and focus on bespoke solutions.
A winning night for BNP Paribas Global Markets, which takes home four major derivatives awards
Arunma Oteh, Treasurer of the World Bank, speaks about the importance of Sustainability from BNP Paribas' offices.
Beijing promotes global electricity network to absorb huge power surpluses.
Earlier this month BNP Paribas sustainable finance teams' participated in the Climate KIC Mission Innovation summit in Dublin.
Tropical Landscapes Finance Facility aims to transform lives and environments. It all starts with a rubber plantation in Sumatra.
The new Amaravati billed as India's most cutting-edge city.
The 2018-19 Journeys to Treasury report explores the current and future issues shaping the treasury landscape.
BNP Paribas wins Research & Strategy and Credit Derivatives House of the Year.
The latest win reaffirms BNP Paribas' strength in commodity hedging.
BNP Paribas reaffirms its position as a leader in equity derivatives with two awards from The Banker magazine.
BNP Paribas has been named the "World's Best Bank for Sustainable Finance" by Euromoney
In a changing world, workouts strengthen more than just your physique. An exciting new trend sees business meetings moving out of the office into the gym.
EVs can certainly have a salutary impact on our planet, but are they really set to dominate road transport? What needs to happen for this to become reality?
BNP Paribas discusses its role and responsibilities, and how banks can help drive forward the allocation of resources to purposeful causes.
A new generation of sustainability-linked loans is reshaping the market, putting more companies' green goals within reach.
Forbes India decodes how young scions are steering old and new businesses.
Natural Language Processing is at the forefront of developments in AI, and is set to boost the digital capabilities of the banking industry.
BNP Paribas celebrated IWD 2018 with a series of engaging events across The Americas, EMEA and APAC, including a commitment to the UN HeforShe partnership.
Globalisation 2.0 is creating a revolution in ideas and perspectives, explains Professor Ian Goldin of Oxford University.
What does AI mean for banking? Why will it impact everyday investors? Some of the world's best minds came together at an event sponsored by BNP Paribas.
From millennials to baby boomers, agile working is re-sculpting offices, attitudes, and work cultures.
EIB Group and BNP Paribas Group step up their support towards companies through innovative financing.
In Lisbon, CIB talks about the importance of education, technology and diversity, and the need for innovation to harness the power of digital.
How should firms find smart solutions to old problems? An expression of co-creation and tech, Smart-f shows the upside of smart thinking and agile working.
In a changing world Aspertise leverages on the cognitive abilities of talented developers with Asperger syndrome to provide technology solutions.
Sucafina, Panini and Institut Karité explain the power of co-design for corporates, and how it embeds a deeper level of trust with their banking partners.
Innovate! Collaborate! Co-create! Such words are entering the corporate vernacular with greater frequency. What do they mean? And why are they necessary?
Paud O'Keeffe, Head of Innovation at BNP Paribas Securities Services in Dublin, looks at young people's digital experience
Three start-ups – Collaborne, QEDit and ASPertise – talked to BNP Paribas about their goals, their dreams and the future of banking at VivaTech 2017.
Greg Rusedski, former British number one tennis player shares his insights about what makes a great leader and team.
Onerous paper-based reconciliation processes have long posed a challenge to clients and banks. How might co-creation and fintech provide the answer?
Long exerting a powerful grip on our imagination, AI is now a reality and the opportunities are tremendous. What should companies focus on?
BNP Paribas reaffirms its commitment to sustainable mobility by partnering with "Movin'On by Michelin" conference, held in Montreal.
Innovation "anytime, anywhere" treasury, and cybercrime are changing the corporate treasury landscape and the road ahead.
The networks of big companies and startups have never been so interconnected. How are they evolving and how will they work together in the future?
Startup co-creation: streamlining the customer journey
Philippe Denis, CDO at BNP Paribas Securities Services, highlights different examples of co-development led by the bank jointly with the clients.
How working capital metrics can be improved through a collaborative business approach.