Nature of Business
BNP Paribas established its presence in Singapore in 1968. The bank offers products and services in corporate and institutional banking (advisory and capital markets, and financing solutions), wealth management, asset management and securities services. Clients include large multinationals, local and regional corporations, financial institutions and high net worth individuals.
The bank employs around 2,200 staff in Singapore, and serves as the hub for Southeast Asia. It is responsible for the branches or fully owned subsidiaries in Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand and Vietnam.
Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 74 countries with over 190,000 employees. It has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 17,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, it provides clients with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs, and continues to develop its franchise in the region.
* excluding partnerships