Monthly report, March 2011
>> "Building team spirit together"
Societe Generale is launching its new communications campaign, based on a strong and engaging signature vis-à-vis all of its customers and employees: "Building team spirit together."
>> Societe Generale supports relief efforts in Japan
In view of the catastrophe in Japan, the Group wants to express its solidarity with all Societe Generale employees in Tokyo, as well as their friends, families and the rest of the Japanese people.
>> Côte d’Ivoire - SGBCI
Societe Generale strongly condemns the illegal seizure of its subsidiary in Côte d’Ivoire, SGBCI, and the coercion of its staff. The situation in Côte d’Ivoire remains extremely difficult, and the Group continues to monitor its evolution on a daily basis.
>> Board of Directors of Societe Generale Group:
proposed appointments and renewals of directors
At its meeting on February 15, 2011, the Board of Directors, on the proposal of the Nomination and Corporate Governance Committee, approved the appointments and renewals of directors, which will be submitted to the Annual General Meeting on May 24, 2011.
- OUR BUSINESSES
>> Societe Generale Private Banking strengthens its management in Asia
Societe Generale Private Banking is strengthening its management team in Asia in order to support its ambitious expansion strategy in the region, thus confirming its commitment towards one of the most dynamic wealth creating regions in the world.
>> Societe Generale launches a new, easier, clearer, more educational and practical website dedicated to professionals and very small businesses (VSMEs).
In March 2011, Societe Generale’s website dedicated to professionals and VSMEs underwent a transformation. It now offers simplified navigation, enriched content, specific areas business creators and auto-entrepreneurs, as well as interactive tools that help to make decisions.
- OUR VALUES
>> Lab by Societe Generale
Experimenting with groundbreaking innovations is the objective of Lab by Societe Generale. With its brand new showroom, the Lab now has a space dedicated to discussing and presenting the latest innovative products and services developed by the Group.
The showroom, inaugurated on 22 December in the Societe Generale towers at la Défense, was opened in March to Group employees and will soon be open to the public.