Exane BNP Paribas is a leading European equities business. We offer a high quality execution platform with full electronic trading capability. Our Research product is renowned for its depth and quality and is reinforced by experienced, top-ranked Sales & Specialist Sales teams as well as a dedicated corporate access service.
We have invested consistently over recent cycles to build a top Equity Research franchise which was ranked Number 1 in Europe in the 2020 Institutional Investor Survey and in the three consecutive Extel surveys (2017, 2018, 2019). Overall, we now rank in first place in 15 equity sectors (out of 30) while we have a Top 3 position in 24 sectors.
We believe this success is due to our focus on innovative, high quality Research and data. We will continue to invest to strengthen our Research product and provide a better service clients.
STRONG DISTRIBUTION & ACCESS
We believe that high quality content deserves proper distribution. That's why we have a well-resourced and highly-experienced Sales team with a local presence in most major markets and a Specialist Sales desk with full coverage of the equity sectors. Exane BNP Paribas was also ranked 1st for Europe Equity Sales in the 2020 Institutional Survey and in the three consecutive Extel surveys (2017, 2018, 2019).
Connecting investors with corporates is also a critical role for us. In 2019, we hosted around 30 conferences, 100 expert access events, 600 roadshows and organised over 6,500 investor meetings thanks to our corporate access service offering, known as Insight.
We believe that execution quality matters more than ever. We offer a full suite of trading products across high touch, electronic trading, ETF and program trading. Our experienced team and cutting-edge technology make us key partners for major investors on European equities.
We have built a strong Electronic Trading platform, where we continue to add new counterparts and where volumes are rising significantly. Exane BNP Paribas was ranked Number 1 by Long-Only investors for the second year in a row in The Trade Algorithmic Trading Survey (2020). We received the highest aggregate score of any provider and we ranked in First Place in 10 of the 15 categories in the survey: Ease of Use; Execution Consistency; Increased Trader Productivity; Speed; Flexibility & Sophistication of SOR; Data on Venue / Order Routing Logic or Analysis; Algo Monitoring Capabilities; Price Improvement; Customisation; Execution Consulting.