a leader in European equities

As of 13 July 2021, BNP Paribas received the necessary approvals and acquired 100% of Exane, raising its stake from the 50% previously held during a successful 17-year partnership. This transaction will further strengthen and widen the range of cash equities (execution and research) and derivatives services BNP Paribas can offer to institutional investors and corporates globally.

BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking (CIB) is a globally recognised leader offering tailored financial solutions for corporate and institutional clients, including capital markets issuance, securities services, financing, treasury, advisory solutions, risk management and hedging. By matching the financing needs of companies with the investment opportunities sought by institutional investors, BNP Paribas CIB's financial solutions create value while contributing to the financing of the economy. Click here for more information about BNP Paribas CIB.

Note: BNP Paribas and Exane are working closely towards a seamless and smooth transition, which includes the sharing of certain client information, in line with each entity's regulatory requirements.

Cash equities

Under the brand name BNP Paribas Exane, Cash Equities provides institutional investors with a full range of Execution, Research, Sales and Corporate Access services.

Structured Solutions

Exane Solutions has developed a complete range of products and services for asset managers, wealth managers and private bankers.


Asset Management

Exane's asset management business is built around two asset management companies, Exane Asset Management and Ellipsis AM.

5 November 2021 - Exane BNP Paribas wins two awards at The Trade's Leader in Trading 2021 ceremony
14 Octobre - Exane BNP Paribas strengthens the Dach Research team in Frankfurt
12 October 2021 - Kepler Cheuvreux announces the acquisition of Ellipsis AM
16 September 2021 - Institutional Investor 2021 Survey: Exane BNP Paribas ranked no.1 for 5 years in a row
14 September 2021 - Exane Pleiade Performance has been awarded in the absolute return category by Gestion de Fortune
13 July 2021 - BNP Paribas receives approvals and completes the acquisition of Exane
11 June 2021 – Exane BNPP’s 23rd annual European CEO Conference
3 June 2021 - 1st ESG Share Buyback with the Campari Group
17 March 2021 - Ellipsis AM awarded by the 2021 European Funds Trophy
15 March 2021 - The Trade’s Leaders in Trading awards: Exane BNP Paribas is the winner of Best Trading Performance in the algorithmic trading category
12 March 2021 - BIC and Exane BNP Paribas pioneer the 1st European ESG Impact Share Buyback Program
BNP Paribas is looking to acquire up to 100% of Exane (March 2021)
BNP Paribas receives approvals and completes the acquisition of Exane (July 2021)

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