Crédit Agricole CIB is the first French bank and one of only three commercial banks in the world to be accredited by the Green Climate Fund, whose goal is to facilitate and promote the development of products aimed at cutting greenhouse gas emissions and responding to the impact of climate change in developing countries. With this accreditation, Crédit Agricole CIB can now offer the Green Climate Fund to take part in its clients green projects, through different formats.
Crédit Agricole S.A.’s annual general meeting of shareholders was held on Thursday 19 May 2016 at the Maison de la Mutualité (Paris), in the presence of Chairman Dominique Lefebvre and CEO Philippe Brassac.
Crédit Agricole is announcing two appointments at its Major Clients division, which encompasses Crédit Agricole CIB, CACEIS and Indosuez Wealth Management and is supervised by Jean-Yves Hocher, Deputy CEO of Crédit Agricole S.A. and CEO of Crédit Agricole CIB.
Véronique McCarroll joins Credit Agricole CIB as Head of Strategy and Business Transformation.
Jean-François Balaÿ is appointed Head of Risks and Permanent Control. Previously, he was Head of Debt Optimisation & Distribution.
Jamie Mabilat is appointed Head of Debt Optimisation & Distribution. He was previously Global Head of the Infrastructure division.
Arnaud Chupin is appointed Head of Credit Agricole CIB’s Internal Audit. He reports operationally to Michel Le Masson, Head of Group Audit, and functionally to Jean-Yves Hocher, Credit Agricole CIB’s Chief executive officer. Previously, he was Senior Country Officer for the United Kingdom.
Daniel Puyo is appointed Senior Country Officer for the United Kingdom. He was previously in charge of Risks and Permanent Control.
The Solvency II Directive, in force since 1 January 2016, enables French institutional investors to expand their securities lending activities. CACEIS provides customised, secure and legally-sound solutions so that mutual insurance societies, pension providers and insurance companies can benefit from the performance opportunities offered by the securities lending market.
STRATEGIC AMBITION 2020:
An ambitious Medium Term Plan combining prudence and performance
A reaffirmed universal customer-focused banking model
A customer-focused development plan in response to the digital revolution
Priority on organic growth and strong synergy development
An important cost reduction plan
An investment programme commensurate with our ambitions
Bénédicte Chrétien has been appointed Head of Group Human Resources of Crédit Agricole SA, reporting to Crédit Agricole SA's Deputy Managing Director in charge of Operations and Transformation. Bénédicte Chrétien's appointment will take effect on 14 March 2016. She will join the Executive Committee.
P101, a venture capital firm specialising in investments in digital and technology-driven companies, has appointed CACEIS in Italy as depositary and administrator for its Programma 101 SICAF S.p.A., the first third-party managed SICAF authorised by the Bank of Italy.
Laurent Bennet has been appointed Head of Agriculture, Agrifood and Business Services, reporting to Crédit Agricole S.A.'s Deputy Managing Director in charge of the Development, Client and Innovation function. His appointment will take effect on 14 March 2016, and he is joining the expanded Executive Committee.
CACEIS has completed the migration of all Crédit Agricole Assurances portfolios to its new central European accounting platform. This operation represents €250 billion in assets administered on behalf of the Crédit Agricole Assurances group and is part of its strategy to align its accounts with GAAP and IFRS standards.
The management company, Haas Gestion, has selected CACEIS as the global Asset Servicing partner for its first Luxembourg UCITS SICAV with multiple sub-funds, named “HAAS UCITS”, through which the ABSOLUTE ALL ROADS sub-fund was launched on 5th January.
Crédit Agricole Private Banking, one of the world’s leading international wealth managers, announces that its operations across Europe, the Middle East, Asia-Pacific and the Americas will henceforth be united under a new organisational structure and a unique worldwide brand Indosuez Wealth Management, which will become the global wealth management brand of Crédit Agricole group.
On 21 December 2015, CA Consumer Finance – the Crédit Agricole group subsidiary specialised in consumer credit – and Banco Popolare signed a double refinancing and distribution agreement regarding Agos.
ACOFI Gestion has selected CACEIS as the depositary, registrar and settlement bank for two securitisation funds, one of which qualifies as a fund for direct lending to the economy.
After a consultation period, QUAERO Capital (France) selected CACEIS to provide middle-office, depositary and accounting services for its first French professional private equity fund (Fonds Professionnel de Capital Investissement – FPCI). QUAERO European Infrastructure Fund is a private equity fund dedicated to the financing of infrastructure projects. Ultimately it aims to raise € 200 million.
Appointments at Crédit Agricole S.A.
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