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BNP Paribas in Canada

BNP Paribas, the leading bank in the European Union

BNP Paribas is the leading bank in the European Union and a leading international banking player. Present in 68 countries, with more than 193,000 employees, the Group has key positions in several banking and financial services activities, structured around three main operating divisions:  

  • Retail Banking (RB), which brings together the Group’s retail banking networks and several specialized businesses;  
  • Investment & Protection Services (IPS) for savings, investment and protection solutions;  
  • Corporate & Institutional Banking (CIB), which serves two client franchises: Corporate clients and institutional investors.  

The operating divisions of BNP Paribas are organized to increase cooperation between the business lines: A global and joint approach enhances the expertise offered to our clients in order to advise them throughout a long-term relationship. 

A diversified and integrated business model  

Backed by a solid diversified and integrated model, the Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realize their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.   

To this end, the Group has leading platforms and business lines in Europe, a strong international presence especially in the Americas, as well as a solid and fast growing business in Asia Pacific.   

BNP Paribas is also implementing a Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) approach in all its activities, enabling it to contribute to the construction of a sustainable future, while ensuring the Group’s performance and stability.

BNP Paribas in Canada: a premier global banking partner

Since 1961, BNP Paribas has supported Canadian businesses and institutions in their business development by offering a full range of specialized financial services and investment products.

BNP Paribas’ mission is to contribute to a responsible and sustainable economy by financing and advising its clients according to the highest ethical standards, while striving to respond to essential concerns in terms of the environment, regional development and social inclusion.

BNP Paribas in Canada combines a clear understanding of the Canadian landscape with global expertise.

60 years of presence in Canada

2 Offices Montreal & Toronto

+ 1,200 Employees in Canada

Meeting our customers’ needs

As one of the largest foreign banks, BNP Paribas strives to develop long-term relationships with its clients by supporting their business strategies and meeting their financing and investment needs, both locally and abroad.

A vast international network

BNP Paribas in Canada has a solid platform dedicated to international banking transactions and puts its vast international network at the service of Canadian companies.