Société Générale

Societe Generale bank logoSociété Générale is one of most widely known and oldest bank in France. It is one of the three pillars of the French banking sector, together with Crédit Lyonnais (LCL) and BNP Paribas

Founded in 1864, the Societe Generale Bank of France is the third largest bank in total assets and eighth ranked bank in Europe. The original name of the company was Société Générale pour favoriser le développement du commerce et de l’industrie en France or the English translation is the General Company to Support the Development of Commerce and Industry in France.

The bank is classified as a universal bank, and is split into three separate divisions: Retail Banking Corporate lnvestment, and Global Investment Management.

The private banking division of Sociate Generale is based on the theory of having a personal relationship between the private banker and their client. The main goal is to provide effective wealth management with the emphasis placed on personal service in determining the client’s needs. Using financial analysis and specialist recommendations, the Sociate Generale develops custom wealth management plans specific to the client’s personal financial and lifestyle objectives.

Some of the reasons to consider using this bank include:
– Global Wealth Management Expertise
– Comprehensive Wealth Management
– A Talented T8am of Experts in Wealth Management
– Client Relationships based on Trust and Discretion
– High quality individualized services

Business Data:

Total assets: € 1.181 trillion (2011), € 1.132 trillion (2010), € 1.024 trillion (2009)
Revenue: € 26.42 billion (2010), € 21.73 billion (2009)
Net income: € 3.917 trillion (2010), € 678 million (2009)
Employees: 163.000

SG head office address in Paris:
29 Boulevard Haussmann,
Paris 75009 France

Phone: +33 1 42 14 47 72
Fax: +33 1 42 14 42 22

Contact Centre: +33 (0)1 42 14 20 00


Branches opening hours:

Monday: 09:00 to 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Tuesday: 09H30 to 12h30 – 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Wednesday: 09:00 to 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Thursday: 09:00 to 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.
Friday: 09:00 to 12:30 – 1:45 p.m. to 5:15 p.m.

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