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BNP Paribas Group and BNP Paribas Cardif in the world

BNP Paribas Group is one of the leaders in the financial services market in Europe and one of the largest financial groups in the world, whose history is over 170 years old. With a well-considered strategy and efficient management, the Group maintains one of the best financial performance indicators in the world. The Group’s activity is based on a diversified and integrated business model. The Group holds key positions in such areas as retail banking, corporate and investment banking services.


Important facts about the BNP Paribas group:

  • Represented in 73 countries of the world.
  • In total, the Group employs 198 thousand employees, of which 149 thousand are in Europe.
  • The Group serves about 32 million individual and 850 thousand corporate clients, among them: entrepreneurs, small, medium and large companies. In addition, more than 27 million active customers use consumer lending services.
  • BNP Paribas’ integrated business model is based on cooperation among the Group’s businesses and diversification of risks. This model provides the Group with the necessary stability to adapt to change and to offer clients innovative solutions.
  • In 2017, the BNP Paribas Group reported a net income of EUR 7.8 billion.
  • More interesting facts about the Group can be found in its annual report.

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One of the strategic directions of the Group’s activities is insurance. BNP Paribas Cardif is an international insurance company that is part of the BNP Paribas group. Since 1973, BNP Paribas Cardif has been developing and marketing savings and risk insurance products. During its 45 years of operation, BNP Paribas Cardif became an expert in personal and property insurance.

Today, the company serves more than 100 million customers in 35 countries, in three regions – Europe, Asia, and Latin America. With over 10 thousand employees in the state, gross written premiums of BNP Paribas Cardif totalled 29.7 billion euros in 2017.

BNP Paribas Cardif uses a unique business model based on partnership, entrepreneurial spirit and experience that allows the Company:

  1. Being a trusted partner with the largest number of bancassurance partnerships in the world (according to the Finaccord rating) – to create innovative products with more than 500 partners from different industries (banks and financial institutions, car companies, retailers, telecommunication companies, energy companies, independent financial advisers and brokers).
  2. To have an entrepreneurial spirit – to grow constantly by increasing the number of distribution channels of products, attracting the best experts and using advanced technologies.
  3. Being an expert is to have a deep understanding of partners and to improve the insurance products and services they provide to their clients based on considerable experience and knowledge.


Key figures of BNP Paribas Cardif in 2018

Gross written premiums

Pre-tax net profit

Assets under management

31,8 bln Euro (+9% to 2017)

1,5 bln Euro

239 bln Euro (+1% to 2017)

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