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Sep
2017
Societe Generale opens a Representative Office in Kenya
Societe Generale today announces it has received the approval of the Central Bank of Kenya to open a Representative...
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Societe Generale today announces it has received the approval of the Central Bank of Kenya to open a Representative Office in Nairobi, Kenya.
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14
Sep
2017
Societe Generale launches YUP, a new alternative to the traditional banking model in Africa
• Launch complete in Ivory Coast and Senegal • Launch planned by the end of 2017 in Ghana and in Cameroon, Burkina...
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• Launch complete in Ivory Coast and Senegal • Launch planned by the end of 2017 in Ghana and in Cameroon, Burkina Faso, Togo and Guinea in 2018 • Target: to open one million wallets in the next three years, to double Societe Generale's individual customer base in sub-Saharan Africa and create a network of 8000 agents to serve their users
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04
Sep
2017
Societe Generale is Master Partner of “Les Rencontres Africa 2017”
For the second consecutive year, Societe Generale, key player of Africa’s economic development, teams up with Les...
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For the second consecutive year, Societe Generale, key player of Africa’s economic development, teams up with Les Rencontres Africa as “Master Partner”.
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20
Apr
2017
Africa, a key issue for Europe: Viewpoint of Frédéric Oudéa on LinkedIn
Having recently returned from a trip to Senegal and Côte d'Ivoire, I'd like to share some of my thoughts on the...
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Having recently returned from a trip to Senegal and Côte d'Ivoire, I'd like to share some of my thoughts on the issues and challenges Africa represents for Europe. From an African perspective, the continent is in the midst of a demographic and economic boom. Its population of 1.2 billion is growing by more than 2.5% each year, and is set to reach some...
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12
Jan
2017
SGBS : Improving access to housing in Senegal
Société Générale de Banques au Sénégal and SICAP SA partner to address the critical issue of housing finance.
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Société Générale de Banques au Sénégal and SICAP SA partner to address the critical issue of housing finance.
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22
Nov
2016
Ivory Coast: SGBCI supports the development of the mobile market
The Ivorian bank participates in a funding in favour of Orange Côte d'Ivoire
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The Ivorian bank participates in a funding in favour of Orange Côte d'Ivoire
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06
Sep
2016
Societe Generale, partner of choice in Africa
Societe Generale Group, present in 66 countries worldwide, has been present in Africa for more than 100 years. It now...
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Societe Generale Group, present in 66 countries worldwide, has been present in Africa for more than 100 years. It now covers 18 African countries and has built an extensive network across the continent, with nearly 1,000 branches and more than 11,000 employees serving more than 3 million customers, including 150,000 business customers.
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29
Jul
2016
Africa innovation strategy enters new phase
Societe Generale today announced the results of its first Group innovation challenge in Africa on the theme of “customer...
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Societe Generale today announced the results of its first Group innovation challenge in Africa on the theme of “customer satisfaction”. Open to all Group employees in Africa, this in-house challenge brought together 800 staff members from 14 countries, with more than 400 projects submitted.
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07
Jul
2016
Societe Generale acquires a stake in the fintech TagPay to develop mobile banking in Africa
Societe Generale Group has acquired a stake in the share capital of TagPay, a French FinTech specialised in mobile...
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Societe Generale Group has acquired a stake in the share capital of TagPay, a French FinTech specialised in mobile digital banking. TagPay is currently being rolled out in several of the Group’s African subsidiaries: a mobile recovery solution implemented by Manko in Senegal, merchant payments in Ivory Coast tested at Shell service stations, as well as mobile...
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05
Jul
2016
AFD Group and Societe Generale strengthen cooperation in Sub-Saharan Africa
Proparco, a subsidiary of the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), and Societe Generale have signed a new financing...
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Proparco, a subsidiary of the Agence Française de Développement (AFD), and Societe Generale have signed a new financing agreement on a credit line worth EUR 15 million* granted to Societe Generale (SG) Burkina Faso, a subsidiary of the French banking group. This line is designed to support the financing of investment programmes for local small and medium...
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15
Feb
2016
Societe Generale accelerates its innovation strategy in Africa by opening of a lab in Dakar
Societe Generale announced the creation of a Lab in Dakar which aims to stimulate and accelerate innovation within all...
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Societe Generale announced the creation of a Lab in Dakar which aims to stimulate and accelerate innovation within all sub-Saharan African subsidiaries. This action-oriented "laboratory of ideas" serves as an incubator for innovative projects, particularly those arising in Societe Generale’s subsidiaries on the continent. The Bank also announced the arrival of...
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08
Jan
2016
Societe Generale accelerates its innovation strategy in Africa: launch of the first panafrican hackathon
Societe Generale announced the launch of its first pan-African hackathon entitled "Let's reinvent the in-branch customer...
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Societe Generale announced the launch of its first pan-African hackathon entitled "Let's reinvent the in-branch customer experience together", which will take place on 6 and 7 February in Dakar. This competition is open to all developers and startups in sub-Saharan Africa.
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