Société Générale

Société Générale

What Société Générale says about its journey towards integrated reporting

Société Générale published its first Integrated report in 2018, and has recently published its 2019-2020 report.

It presents Société Générale group’s achievements for the year, and its ambition and strategy in a world undergoing profound change. Aside from sharing the Group’s financial and operational results, this report presents extra-financial information that demonstrates our commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility. Our intention is to provide explicit information on the Group’s performance in terms of its value creation model, working for the benefit of all its stakeholders. Société Générale is about more than performance and results: at its heart is the commitment of its members of staff.

Inspired by the guidelines of the reference framework published by the International Integrated Reporting Council (IIRC),  our Integrated report by also aimed at enhancing dialogue around our commitments with all our stakeholders, in a proactive process of transparency and progress.

About Société Générale

Société Générale is one of the leading European financial services groups. Based on a diversified and integrated banking model, the Group combines financial strength and proven expertise in innovation with a strategy of sustainable growth, aiming to be the trusted partner for its clients, committed to the positive transformations of society and the economy.

Active in the real economy for over 150 years, with a solid position in Europe and connected to the rest of the world, Société Générale has over 149,000 members of staff in 67 countries and supports on a daily basis 31 million individual clients, businesses and institutional investors around the world by offering a wide range of advisory services and tailored financial solutions. The Group is built on three complementary core businesses:

  • French Retail Banking which encompasses the Société Générale, Crédit du Nord and Boursorama brands. Each offers a full range of financial services with omnichannel products at the cutting edge of digital innovation;
  • International Retail Banking, Insurance and Financial Services to Corporates, with networks in Africa, Russia, Central and Eastern Europe and specialised businesses that are leaders in their markets;
  • Global Banking and Investor Solutions, which offers recognised expertise, key international locations and integrated solutions.

Société Générale is included in the principal socially responsible investment indices: DJSI (World and Europe), FTSE4Good (Global and Europe), Euronext Vigeo (World, Europe and Eurozone), four of the STOXX ESG Leaders indices, and the MSCI Low Carbon Leaders Index.