Late October means the tennis year is rapidly closing, and Angelique Kerber pulled out a typical win at the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore. She reminded everyone why she has been the most remarkable story and player of the year. The...Show More Summary
Recently, Scorpio Partnership coined a new term -- millennipreneurs -- for a group who is making a significant impact on the luxury real estate market. Scorpio Partnership led the 2016 BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report -- a study of 2,600 entrepreneurs in 18 countries including regions in Asia, Europe and the...
Inquiring minds may be interested in a cornucopia of relevant numbers on Deutsche Bank including market cap, leverage, capitalization, deposits, liquidity, derivatives multiple ways, and systemic risk. Systemic risk numbers are from...
Lenders like HDFC are among the world's priciest, trading on price-to-book ratios up to 7 times higher than Citigroup or BNP Paribas. They are well-capitalised, earn high returns, and are growing fast. The secret is lending to people, not companies. Headwinds look limited too.
Capgemini, a global leader in consulting, technology and outsourcing, in association with it’s banking partner BNP Paribas published it’s 12th edition of “WORLD PAYMENTS REPORT”. The report brings out some very interesting findings about...Show More Summary
French Bank BNP Paribas has signed a partnership agree […]
Can 5,000 square feet transform a bank? BNP Paribas clearly hopes so. It opened what it's calling an "innovation zone" Wednesday on the 30th floor of its midtown Manhattan US headquarters. Banking is changing fast, with startups encroaching...Show More Summary
Sports company Puma and European bank BNP Paribas have teamed up to offer a supplier financing program to Puma suppliers that improve their environmental, health and safety and social performance. Supply chain financing allows a large corporation to provide attractive financing options to its suppliers, which benefit from the corporation’s credit rating. Under the new […]
The tech giant’s $14.5 bln EU tax bill has shades of a $9 bln U.S. fine handed to BNP Paribas in 2014. Despite big differences, both have the whiff of a transatlantic raid on those deemed able to pay. EU banks awaiting U.S. fines, like Deutsche Bank and RBS, have cause to fret.
According to new research by Luca Solca, the head of luxury goods at Exane BNP Paribas, the UK has become the cheapest luxury goods market in the world. The shift is due to the country’s decision to leave the EU, which subsequently devalued the pound 10-percent against the euro. When speaking with Business of Fashion, […]
Travellers purchasing luxury goods abroad account for around 30% of worldwide revenues, according to a study produced by customer engagement specialists Contactlab in conjunction with Exane BNP Paribas.
PARIS (Reuters) - BNP Paribas will unveil new investments in its retail banking business when it presents a new plan early next year, the head of the unit said as France's biggest bank aims to turn its sprawling European network into a more Internet-driven service. Show More Summary
BNP Paribas has a simple suggestion: buy the 10-year Treasury. In a quick update Thursday morning, the firm sent around a trade recommendation telling clients to buy the 10-year Treasury, putting a target price of 1.40% on the trade. The...Show More Summary
Professor Herman Daems Chairman of the Board, KU Leuven, The University of Leuven Chairman, BNP Paribas Fortis Capitalism is not an ideology, at least not for me. I see capitalism as a system to create and distribute wealth. Capitalism certainly does not work perfectly and it has many shortcomings. Show More Summary
U.S. stock prices and oil have fallen out of the lock-step relationship that dominated trading earlier this year. Can it last? Antoine Porcheret at BNP Paribas warns on Wednesday that any pause in oil prices is likely to again inflame worries about corporate credit in the energy sector, meaning that stocks and oil would likely resume their slide together. Read More »
The lender said net income came in at 1.8 billion euros for the first three months of the year. The market consensus had been for a decline in profit.
A slew of European investment banks put out first quarter earnings on Tuesday and it's a mixed bag. While several beat analysts' forecasts, the overall theme is a big drop off in profits from last year, signaling just how tough the market...Show More Summary
Diego Schwartzman won the first major title of his career on Sunday, beating Grigor Dimitrov 6-7 (5), 7-6 (4), 6-0 in the final of the 2016 TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open. The two served up a sloppy but entertaining contest that features...Show More Summary
Grigor Dimitrov reached the final of the TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open in Turkey on Saturday after beating Ivo Karlovic, and he'll face either Diego Schwartzman or Federico Delbonis. Dimitrov took the match in straight sets, his ruthlessness...Show More Summary
Second-seeded Grigor Dimitrov is safely through to the semi-finals of the 2016 TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open after beating Jiri Vesely in straight sets. The Bulgarian swept past his opponent with considerable ease on Friday after a gritty...Show More Summary