Understanding our second quarter 2020 results

News

Societe Generale announces the acquisition of Shine, the neobank for entrepreneurs

Created to make the lives of the self-employed and small businesses easier, Shine rapidly became a leading neobank, serving over 70,000 entrepreneurs, in just two years. Much more than a bank, Shine offers a 100% online business account as well as a "co-pilot" to help support them with their administrative task and so allow them to focus on their business and development.

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Societe Generale and Amundi announce the signature of a new partnership agreement

Societe Generale and Amundi announce the signature of a new five-year partnership agreement under which they will continue to develop their relationship in the investment solution distribution and securities services activities. The agreement will take effect from November 2020.

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Positive transformations

Exit from the coal sector: new measures effective now

Societe Generale publishes an updated thermal coal sector policy. It is a new step towards the implementation of the Group’s ambitious targets regarding its exit from the thermal coal sector.

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The European Payment Initiative: A new unified payment scheme and solution

A group of 16 major European banks from five countries (Belgium, France, Germany, the Netherlands and Spain) paved the way for the future launch of the European Payments Initiative (EPI). The ambition of EPI is to create a unified pan-European payment solution leveraging Instant Payments/SEPA Instant Credit Transfer, offering a card for consumers and merchants across Europe, a digital wallet and P2P payments.

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Electric Vehicles, Connected Cars, Mobility and Platforms

Claire Calmejane, Chief Innovation Officer, is meeting with some of the Group’s innovators leading the transformation of the Group’s businesses and creating new business models in line with our corporate purpose. This time in England, she meets with John Saffrett, the Deputy CEO of ALD Automotive, Europe’s largest player and a leading international provider of vehicle leasing and fleet management services to corporate customers and private individuals with over 1.4 million vehicles under management.

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Commitments

Diversity is a strength

Societe Generale group’s Generale Management team is committed to making diversity a managerial priority. Societe Generale is an international group with 136 nationalities and 138,000 employees. All of them are essential to our company, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, gender identity, sexual orientation, social origin, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation...

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Find below our previous Letters to Shareholders

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February 2020Letter to Shareholders #119 - Understanding our Annual Results 2019Go to the page
May 2020Letter to Shareholders #120 - Understanding our Q1 2020 ResultsGo to the page
June 2020Letter to Shareholders #121 - Annual General Meeting held on 19 May 2020Download PDF

 

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February 2019Letter to Shareholders #114 - Understanding our Annual Results 2018Go to the page
Mai 2019Letter to Shareholders #115 - Understanding our Q1 2019 ResultsGo to the page
June 2019Letter to Shareholders #116 - Annual General Meeting held on 21 May 2019Download PDF
August 2019Letter to Shareholders #117 - Understanding our Q2 2019 ResultsGo to the page
November 2019Letter to Shareholders #118 - Understanding our Q3 2019 ResultsGo to the page

 

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November 2018Letter to Shareholders #113 - Understanding our 2018 Q3 ResultsGo to the page
August 2018Letter to Shareholders #112 - Understanding our 2018 Q2 ResultsGo to the page
June 2018Letter to Shareholders #111 - Annual General Meeting held on 23 May 2018Download PDF
May 2018Letter to Shareholders #110 - Understanding our 2018 Q1 ResultsGo to the page
February 2018Letter to Shareholders #109 - Understanding our 2017 Annual ResultsGo to the page

 

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November 2017Letter to Shareholders #108 - Understanding our 2017 Q3 ResultsGo to the page
August 2017Letter to Shareholders #107 - Understanding our 2017 Q2 ResultsGo to the page
June 2017Letter to Shareholders #106 - Annual General Meeting held on 23 May 2017Download PDF
May 2017Letter to Shareholders #105 - Understanding our 2017 Q1 ResultsGo to the page
February 2017Letter to Shareholders #104 - Understanding our 2016 Annual ResultsGo to the page

 

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November 2016Letter to Shareholders #103 - Understanding our 2016 Q3 ResultsGo to the page
August 2016Letter to Shareholders #102 - Understanding our 2016 Q2 ResultsGo to the page
June 2016Letter to Shareholders #101 - Annual General Meeting held on 18 May 2016Download PDF
May 2016Letter to Shareholders #100 - Understanding our 2016 Q1 ResultsGo to the page
February 2016Letter to Shareholders #99 - Understanding our 2015 Annual ResultsGo to the page

 

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November 2015Letter to Shareholders #98 - Understanding our 2015 Q3 ResultsGo to the page
August 2015Letter to Shareholders #97 - Understanding our 2015 Q2 ResultsGo to the page
June 2015Letter to Shareholders #96 - Annual General Meeting held on 19 May 2015Download PDF
May 2015Letter to Shareholders #95 - Understanding our 2015 Q1 ResultsGo to the page
February 2015Letter to Shareholders #94 - Understanding our 2014 annual ResultsGo to the page

 

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November 2014Letter to Shareholders #93 - Understanding our 2014 Q3 ResultsGo to the page
August 2014Letter to Shareholders #92 - Understanding our 2014 Q2 ResultsGo to the page
June 2014Letter to Shareholders #91 - Annual General Meeting held on 20 May 2014Download PDF
May 2014Letter to Shareholders #90 - Understanding our 2014 Q1 ResultsGo to the page
February 2014Letter to Shareholders #89 - Understanding our 2013 Q4 & annual ResultsGo to the page

 

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November 2013Letter to Shareholders #88 - 2013 Q3 Results (in French only)Download PDF
August 2013Letter to Shareholders #87 - 2013 Q2 Results (in French only)Download PDF
June 2013Letter to Shareholders #86 - 2013 Q1 Results (in French only)Download PDF
February 2013Letter to Shareholders #85 - 2012 Q4 & annual Results (in French only)Download PDF

 

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November 2012Letter to Shareholders #84 - 2012 Q3 Results (in French only)Download PDF
August 2012Letter to Shareholders #83 - 2012 Q2 Results (in French only)Download PDF
June 2012Letter to Shareholders #82 - 2012 Q1 Results (in French only)Download PDF
February 2012Letter to Shareholders #81 - 2011 Q4 & annual Results (in French only)Download PDF

 

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November 2011Letter to Shareholders #80 - 2011 Q3 Results (in French only)Download PDF
August 2011Letter to Shareholders #79 - 2011 Q2 Results (in French only)Download PDF
June 2011Letter to Shareholders #78 - 2011 Q1 Results (in French only)Download PDF
March 2011Letter to Shareholders #77 - 2010 Q4 & annual Results (in French only)Download PDF