Societe Generale is one of the leading financial services groups in Europe. With its diversified universal banking model, the Group has over 154,000 employees across 76 countries, who serve more than 32 million customers across the globe.
Societe Generale's teams offer advice and services to individual, corporate and institutional customers in three core businesses:
- Retail banking in France, Credit du Nord and Boursorama;
- International retail banking, financial services and insurance;
- Corporate and investment banking, private banking, asset management and securities services.
Established in 29 locations worldwide with around 4,000 employees, Societe Generale Securities Services (SGSS) provides a full range of securities services that are adapted to the latest financial markets and regulatory trends.
SGSS' ambition is to be the reference partner in its main markets, recognised for service quality and competitiveness, agile solutions and international network coverage.
SGSS is among the top ten global custodians and the 2nd largest in Europe with EUR 3,649* billion of assets under custody (USD 5,031 billion). SGSS provides custody & trustee services for 3,450* funds and the valuation of 4,073* funds, representing assets under administration of EUR 509* billion. SGSS ranks among the European leaders in stock option management.
SGSS offers a full range of integrated yet modular securities services for institutional investors, asset managers, financial intermediaries and corporates which include:
- Clearing services
- Custody and trustee services
- Retail custody services, liquidity management
- Fund administration and asset servicing
- Fund distribution
- Global issuer services
SGSS builds long-lasting, collaborative relationships with its clients to help them go further in their development. In today's constantly evolving and complex world, SGSS strives to provide its clients with increasingly efficient and reliable securities services on a daily basis to ensure they get ahead.
*Figures at end February 2014.