At the “Euromoney Private Banking Awards” ceremony in London on 21 February 2019, BGL BNP Paribas took first place in the “Best Private Banking Services Overall” category, confirming its position as market leader in Luxembourg.
BGL BNP Paribas also came first in Luxembourg for its services to Super Affluent Clients (USD 1 million to USD 5 million) and High Net Worth Clients (USD 5 million to USD 30 million), and topped the rankings for Philanthropic Advice and Social Impact Investing.
Following the ceremony, Geoffroy Bazin, Country Head of the BNP Paribas Group in Luxembourg and Chairman of the BGL BNP Paribas Executive Committee, said:
“We are very proud to be named best private bank in Luxembourg by Euromoney. This result confirms the Group’s key position in the private banking market, and reflects the active and responsible role that BGL BNP Paribas plays in developing the Luxembourg finance industry. I am especially pleased that the bank also came first for philanthropic advice and social impact investing. This encourages us to keep up our efforts in these areas, and more generally to continue investing in order to meet all of our clients’ expectations. I would like to thank our clients for the trust they have shown in us, and congratulate all bank employees for the work and commitment that led to this success.”
Each year, Euromoney magazine carries out a global survey of private banks and, based on votes from market participants, publishes one of the most influential rankings in the industry. Other prizes won by the BNP Paribas Group at the 2019 Euromoney Private Banking Awards include number one private bank in the eurozone and fourth best private bank globally. The BNP Paribas Group was also named best private bank in France, Poland and Monaco.