BNP Paribas has been supporting the Australian economy for nearly 140 years. As the first major foreign bank in Australia, it was established in 1881 to finance the wool trade with Europe.
Today, BNP Paribas is a European-based provider of financial services on a worldwide scale. In Australia and New Zealand, BNP Paribas has long-term relationships with the most successful organisations and a deep knowledge of the local market. BNP Paribas provides its clients access to the world through one of the largest international banking networks, and delivers specialist solutions.
BNP Paribas employs over 600 people across Australia and New Zealand, with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Auckland and Wellington.
BNP Paribas in Asia Pacific
In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 18,000 employees* and a presence in 13 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.
* excluding partnerships