Banque Palatine was originally founded in 1780 in Lyon (France), and is therefore one of the oldest French banks still being run. It is today a full branch subsidiary of the mutual group BPCE. Its core businesses are retail banking with SMEs, private banking and asset management. Its headquarters is in Paris downtown, in the la Madeleine neighbourhood.
Its long-term debt rating is A+ (Fitch) and Aa3 (Moody's).