Natixis

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Natixis S.A.
Type Société Anonyme
Traded as EuronextKN
Industry Financial services
Founded 2006
Headquarters Paris, France
Key people Laurent Mignon (CEO), François Perol (Chairman)
Products Corporate banking, asset management
Operating income €1.521 billion (2010)[1]
Profit €1.732 billion (2010)[1]
Total assets €458.01 billion (end 2010)[1]
Total equity €20.93 billion (end 2010)[1]
Employees 19,580 (FTE, end 2010)[1]
Website www.natixis.com

Natixis is a French corporate and investment bank created in November 2006 from the merger of the asset management and investment banking operations of Natexis Banque Populaire (Banque Populaire group) and IXIS (Groupe Caisse d'Epargne).

Groupe BPCE owns more than 70% of Natixis while the remaining float is listed on the Paris Stock Exchange.

Natixis provide financial data for the 'Markets' section on the news channel, Euronews. On October 26, 2010, Natixis Global Asset Management (NGAM) has acquired a majority stake in asset management start-up ‘Ossiam’.[2]

Operations[edit]

  • Corporate & Investment Banking Includes Capital Markets, Debt & Finance and Corporate & Institutional Banking. Capital Markets encompass equities,[3] commodities, fixed-income, forex, derivatives and structured products.
  • Asset Management Natixis Global Asset Management is the 14th largest asset management firm in the world with $734 billion in assets under management as of September 30, 2012.[4] Subsidiaries include Natixis Asset Management, Harris Associates, Loomis Sayles, and Reich & Tang.
  • Private Equity & Private Banking Natixis Private Banking unit includes Banque Privée 1818.
  • Services Business lines include insurance, securities, financial guarantees, and consumer finance.
  • Receivables Management (offered through its Coface subsidiary). Coface deals in risk analysis, supporting corporates in account receivables.

Recent news[edit]

In August 2013, GF Securities acquired the shell entity of the LME Futures broker NCM Ltd., containing regulatory capital only, after Natixis discontinued LME futures brokerage in line with many other banks.

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e "Annual Report 2010". Natixis. Retrieved 22 April 2011. 
  2. ^ "Natixis Global Asset Management Acquires Majority Stake in OSSIAM, a Specialty ETF Start-up". Market Watch. Retrieved 26 October 2010. 
  3. ^ "Natixis Equity Markets". It offers a comprehensive range of solutions and expert services for equity markets. 
  4. ^ "About Us". Natixis Global Asset Management. Retrieved 23 January 2013. 

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