BNP Paribas, a global leader with focus on customers
BNP Paribas Group is present in Norway through 5 core business activities: Corporate & Institutional Banking (BNP Paribas), Asset Management (Alfred Berg), Consumer Finance (Express Bank), Vehicle Leasing (Arval), Vendor Finance (BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions).
The offer provided by BNP Paribas in Norway is tailored to suit large Norwegian and international corporate clients who require access to a full range of products and services combining quality, security and flexibility.
As a full-service bank in the Norwegian market, we offer everything from simple banking products to complex financial solutions. Always with the customer’s needs in the centre, we will provide competitive solutions based on local knowledge and know-how from BNP Paribas international network. The combination of a global network along with local presence makes us unique as a provider of banking and financial solutions in Norway.
BNP Paribas Corporate & Institutional Banking business model assures we are focused towards building long-term relations with our customers and support their business strategy and financial needs. BNP Paribas employees worldwide work directly with Corporate and Institutional customers in ensuring the best financial solutions and advices.
CIB business lines present in Oslo are Corporate Banking Europe (CBE) and Specialised Finance including Shipping and Oil & Gas.
Alfred Berg is a Nordic Asset Management company with about 138 employees and EUR 19 billion in assets under management, in quantitative, fundamental and fixed income investment strategies. We are a part of BNP Paribas Investment Partners, which brings together the full palette of Asset Management expertise of the BNP Paribas Group.
Through a unique platform which offers immediate and simplified access to a broad range of specialist Partner companies, BNP Paribas Investment Partners has become a leader in the European Asset Management industry. With over 600 clients facing staff serving institutional clients and distributors in 70 countries (BNP Paribas Investment Partners, as of June 30, 2013), the network of Partners provides clients with the most advanced and dedicated expertise in Asset Management today, blending excellence in client service with innovative solutions.
Ekspress Bank is a digital bank offering consumer finance solutions to private individuals in Denmark and Norway. The bank was established in Denmark in 1987 as a cooperation between Handelsbanken and Dansk Supermarked and has, since then, sustained a close attachment to retail business. Today the bank collaborates with more than 2,000 partners, including many of the leading department stores and chain retailers. On an annual basis Ekspress Bank handles more than 400,000 applications, taking a leading position on the Danish market. The headquarter is located in Denmark, the local office in Oslo. Approximately 200 competent persons are employed in Ekspress Bank.
Arval ensures full service of your rental fleet — and manages all the risks associated with it.
Arval, founded in 1989, specialises in full service vehicle leasing. Arval offers its customers – large international corporates, SMEs and professionals – tailored solutions that optimise their employees’ mobility and outsource the risks associated with fleet management. More recently, Arval expanded its customer segments to individuals. Expert advice and service quality, which are the foundations of Arval’s customer promise, are delivered in 29 countries by around 7,000 employees. Arval’s total leased fleet adds up to 1,193,910 vehicles throughout the world (December 2018).
Arval is a founding member of the Element-Arval Global Alliance, the longest standing strategic alliance in the fleet management industry and the worldwide leader with 3 million vehicles in 50 countries.
BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions AS was founded in October 2007 and acquired by BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions group in 2018. The company’s purpose is equipment financing – leasing and sales mortgage financing. BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions AS is headquartered in Ålesund, and sales offices in Oslo, Gjøvik, Bergen, Stavanger and Trondheim. In addition, in autumn 2018, a new office was established in Oslo, which will be the head office for the development of company’s activities in the other Nordic countries.
BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions offers tailor-made leasing and financing solutions that will contribute to the further development of the company’s business. In particular, Vendor programs based on framework agreements signed with manufacturers, importers and equipment dealers provide good solutions for business development in Norway and the Nordic region.
Our experts can provide financing for those who are in front of investments or those who want to develop / increase their sales of professional equipment.
BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions is Europe’s leading leasing company and has been named “European lessor of the year” by 2017 at the latest.