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BNP Paribas Personal Finance’s Digital Lab: a unique place with a strong foothold in the consumer loans business!

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To meet clients’ needs, most businesses need to transform themselves and integrate the digital dimension into their value proposition. This reality is nothing new to BNP Paribas Personal Finance, a 100% subsidiary of the BNP Paribas Group, active in the consumer loans sector since 1953. The company has always granted a significant place to market research and Innovation, relying on powerful business watch bodies like l’Observatoire Cetelem or l’Echangeur. The outcome of their research work is very useful to BNP Paribas Personal Finance but it is not sufficient. To go a step further and test out... Read more

Giving you the scoop on the crème de la crème of startup events in June

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Coming up this month; an exciting range of entrepreneurship and innovation events in the fintech sector. June kicked off with Toya Dilles, innovation catalyst at BNP Paribas, speaking at the Harnessing Fintech Innovation in Retail Banking event in London and she is followed by an impressive line-up of conferences happening in Paris, Dublin, New York and Copenhagen. Interested? Read on to find out more. Read more

Celebration of innovation at OpenUp’s latest Regtech & Open Banking Business Mixer

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Recently, OpenUp hosted another business mixer to further encourage the conversation about innovation between startups and BNP Paribas’ business lines. On May 30th 2017, various startups in the Regtech and Open Banking sectors gathered in Paris along with around 20 BNP Paribas representatives to discuss future opportunities, all facilitated by a session of Speed Networking. Read more

Fortia Financial Solutions and BNP Paribas Securities Services cooperate to build the depositary bank of the future

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Investment funds – used by millions of savers worldwide – usually rely on the services of a depositary bank. The mission of a fund’s depositary such as BNP Paribas Securities Services is to safeguard the fund’s assets and ensure that the fund is managed in compliance with its prospectus and relevant regulations. BNP Paribas Securities Services is the leading depositary services provider in Europe. Thanks to a new cooperation with Fortia Financial Solutions, BNP Paribas Securities Services is defining the future of depositary banking services. Read more

Echangeur: a pioneer in Retail Marketing Technologies

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Very often, big retailers are swamped with work and are lacking time to foresee tomorrow’s developments. Yet, nowadays it is essential to take a step back and be clear about forthcoming innovations. Indeed, innovative trends need to be identified to meet clients’ needs and even anticipate them! This is exactly what Echangeur proposes its members. This year, Echangeur celebrates its 20th anniversary, 20 years of strong cooperation with retailers and startups to identify disruptive technological innovations that will help its members excel in their marketing strategies. Read more