Financing

15
Jun
2022
Energising the UK’s Offshore Windfarm Capabilities
New subsea power cable manufacturing and R&D facility to enhance the UK’s growing offshore windfarm capabilities, while...
Clients' successes
New subsea power cable manufacturing and R&D facility to enhance the UK’s growing offshore windfarm capabilities, while helping to reassert the North East of England as a manufacturing heartland.
Energising the UK’s Offshore Windfarm Capabilities
08
Jun
2022
Unleashing the Power of Full Fibre in the UK
Rolling out reliable digital connectivity through new Full Fibre infrastructure to 8 million homes, 800K businesses,...
Clients' successes
Rolling out reliable digital connectivity through new Full Fibre infrastructure to 8 million homes, 800K businesses, 400K public sector sites and 250K 5G access points is no small feat. That is precisely what CityFibre is set to accomplish in the UK thanks to a new £4.9 billion financing.
Unleashing the Power of Full Fibre in the UK
11
May
2022
How net zero aviation is preparing for take-off
Talk about headwinds: the paradox of the aviation sector is that few industries have worked so hard to reduce their...
Expert views
Talk about headwinds: the paradox of the aviation sector is that few industries have worked so hard to reduce their environmental impact and yet have so much left to do.
How net zero aviation is preparing for take-off
06
May
2022
Societe Generale awarded Aviation Finance House for the Year by Airfinance Journal and 10 deals of the year from Airline Economics
In 2021, Societe Generale arranged numerous instrumental transactions for the entire aviation/aeronautical value chain,...
Awards & Rankings
In 2021, Societe Generale arranged numerous instrumental transactions for the entire aviation/aeronautical value chain, demonstrating the strong capabilities of the teams to execute sizeable and complex transactions under time constraints, be agile and innovative to overcome obstacles and set new industry benchmarks.
Societe Generale awarded Aviation Finance House for the Year by Airfinance Journal and 10 deals of the year from Airline Economics
20
Apr
2022
Greenflation: the costs of the Energy Transition start to hit home
The battle to cool down the planet appears, ironically, to be heating up the economy. This is the essence of...
Expert views
The battle to cool down the planet appears, ironically, to be heating up the economy. This is the essence of ‘greenflation’: the extra boost given to prices when conventional cost-push inflation – which we are currently experiencing as the world recovers from the pandemic thanks to massive fiscal/monetary stimulus and large excess savings – is supercharged by...
Greenflation: the costs of the Energy Transition start to hit home
07
Apr
2022
Supporting the aviation industry decarbonization
Societe Generale is one of the founding members of a climate-aligned finance framework to support aviation industry...
Press release
Societe Generale is one of the founding members of a climate-aligned finance framework to support aviation industry decarbonization. The Bank is part of a group of six global lenders committed to developing a climate-aligned finance agreement dedicated to the aviation sector.
Supporting the aviation industry decarbonization
23
Mar
2022
Insurers and global warming: time for a new business model
Natural catastrophes caused $190 billion of economic damage worldwide in 2020 , a sum that has risen a staggering...
Expert views
Natural catastrophes caused $190 billion of economic damage worldwide in 2020 , a sum that has risen a staggering 20-fold over the past 50 years.
Insurers and global warming: time for a new business model
17
Jan
2022
Air France-KLM, Air France and Societe Generale announce the first Sustainability Linked Senior Secured Term Loan transaction ever closed for an airline
Air France-KLM, Air France and Societe Generale announce the financing of an Air France Airbus A350-900 aircraft under a...
Advisory & financing
Air France-KLM, Air France and Societe Generale announce the financing of an Air France Airbus A350-900 aircraft under a Balthazar-backed Sustainability-Linked Senior Secured Loan.
Air France-KLM, Air France and Societe Generale announce the first Sustainability Linked Senior Secured Term Loan transaction ever closed for an airline
08
Nov
2021
Green principles for the shipping industry
An agreement spearheaded by a coalition of major banks is helping to put the world’s commercial maritime fleets on a...
Expert views
An agreement spearheaded by a coalition of major banks is helping to put the world’s commercial maritime fleets on a more sustainable footing
Green principles for the shipping industry