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January 13, 2009 -

The Turkish Bulletin – January 13th, 2009

The major highlight since our last Newsletter is the waves of arrests in Turkey, including army officers and 3 retired generals on suspicion of involvement in an alleged clandestine neonationalist organization referred to as “Ergenekon”, suspected of conspiring to overthrow…

January 12, 2009 - ,

BNP Paribas joins top ten in M&A

In 2008 BNP Paribas CIB broke new ground in M&A markets abroad while maintaining strong results in markets close to home. Over the past year BNP Paribas CIB advised on 93 announced transactions in Europe totaling 219 billion dollars and…

January 6, 2009 -

EcoTV: policy mix orientations, The EUR/USD, South Africa … all in video

The webTV for BNP Paribas economists, is presented by the journalist Sybille Deshedin. On the agenda every month is Philippe d’Arvisenet, Director of Economic Research; as well as two interviews regarding the top headlines in the international economic world. EcoTV…

December 31, 2008 -

The Turkish Bulletin – december 30 th 2008

Turkish Government approved the 2009 budget with a cut of TL5.5bn and the Treasury announced next year’s financing plan, mainly on domestic borrowing.The 12-month C/A deficit continued to narrow to US$46.8bn and the BRSA is to ease the constraints for…

December 16, 2008 - , ,

Due to recent extremely unfavourable market conditions the bank’s CIB division is loss making over the first 11 months of 2008. The Group is largely profitable over the same period

Given the market dislocation and the extreme volatility, aggravated by Lehman’s bankruptcy and its violent market repercussions, which have continued since the end of September, BNP Paribas’ Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) division has realised negative revenues in November, as…

December 16, 2008 -

The Turkish Bulletin – December 16th, 2008

An IMF team will visit Turkey in early January 2009 to negotiate the terms of the new program. According to different sources, the new package will be a US$25bn 18-month stand-by agreement which may turn into a precautionary stand-by if…

December 12, 2008 - , ,

Fortis : BNP Paribas has noted the Court of Appeal’s decision in Brussels

BNP Paribas has noted the Court of Appeal’s decision in Brussels dated 12th of december 2008. This decision in no way calls into question the interest of this deal, bringing Fortis Bank SA and Fortis Insurance Belgium together with BNP…

December 10, 2008 - ,

EcoTV: the US recession, Hungary’s economy and the Eurozone labor market … all in video

The webTV for BNP Paribas economists, is presented by the journalist Sybille Deshedin. On the agenda every month is Philippe d’Arvisenet, Director of Economic Research; as well as two interviews regarding the top headlines in the international economic world. EcoTV…

December 2, 2008 -

TheTurkish Bulletin – december 2nd, 2008

The Turkish Government and the IMF are reportedly close to reach an agreement over a new funded facility. Accordingly, the Fund would offer US$19bn, while the Government was reportedly asking for US$20-40bn. However, the type of the facility is still…

November 28, 2008 - , , ,

BNP Paribas named ‘Global Bank of the Year’ by The Banker magazine

BNP Paribas, one of the largest and strongest financial services groups in the world, was Wednesday night named ‘Global Bank of the Year 2008′ by The Banker magazine, at the ninth annual Banker Awards in London. BNP Paribas was also…

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January 13, 2009 -

The Turkish Bulletin – January 13th, 2009

The major highlight since our last Newsletter is the waves of arrests in Turkey, including army officers and 3 retired generals on suspicion of involvement in an alleged clandestine neonationalist organization referred to as “Ergenekon”, suspected of conspiring to overthrow…

January 12, 2009 - ,

BNP Paribas joins top ten in M&A

In 2008 BNP Paribas CIB broke new ground in M&A markets abroad while maintaining strong results in markets close to home. Over the past year BNP Paribas CIB advised on 93 announced transactions in Europe totaling 219 billion dollars and…

January 6, 2009 -

EcoTV: policy mix orientations, The EUR/USD, South Africa … all in video

The webTV for BNP Paribas economists, is presented by the journalist Sybille Deshedin. On the agenda every month is Philippe d’Arvisenet, Director of Economic Research; as well as two interviews regarding the top headlines in the international economic world. EcoTV…

December 31, 2008 -

The Turkish Bulletin – december 30 th 2008

Turkish Government approved the 2009 budget with a cut of TL5.5bn and the Treasury announced next year’s financing plan, mainly on domestic borrowing.The 12-month C/A deficit continued to narrow to US$46.8bn and the BRSA is to ease the constraints for…

December 16, 2008 - , ,

Due to recent extremely unfavourable market conditions the bank’s CIB division is loss making over the first 11 months of 2008. The Group is largely profitable over the same period

Given the market dislocation and the extreme volatility, aggravated by Lehman’s bankruptcy and its violent market repercussions, which have continued since the end of September, BNP Paribas’ Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) division has realised negative revenues in November, as…

December 16, 2008 -

The Turkish Bulletin – December 16th, 2008

An IMF team will visit Turkey in early January 2009 to negotiate the terms of the new program. According to different sources, the new package will be a US$25bn 18-month stand-by agreement which may turn into a precautionary stand-by if…

December 12, 2008 - , ,

Fortis : BNP Paribas has noted the Court of Appeal’s decision in Brussels

BNP Paribas has noted the Court of Appeal’s decision in Brussels dated 12th of december 2008. This decision in no way calls into question the interest of this deal, bringing Fortis Bank SA and Fortis Insurance Belgium together with BNP…

December 10, 2008 - ,

EcoTV: the US recession, Hungary’s economy and the Eurozone labor market … all in video

The webTV for BNP Paribas economists, is presented by the journalist Sybille Deshedin. On the agenda every month is Philippe d’Arvisenet, Director of Economic Research; as well as two interviews regarding the top headlines in the international economic world. EcoTV…

December 2, 2008 -

TheTurkish Bulletin – december 2nd, 2008

The Turkish Government and the IMF are reportedly close to reach an agreement over a new funded facility. Accordingly, the Fund would offer US$19bn, while the Government was reportedly asking for US$20-40bn. However, the type of the facility is still…

November 28, 2008 - , , ,

BNP Paribas named ‘Global Bank of the Year’ by The Banker magazine

BNP Paribas, one of the largest and strongest financial services groups in the world, was Wednesday night named ‘Global Bank of the Year 2008′ by The Banker magazine, at the ninth annual Banker Awards in London. BNP Paribas was also…