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Includes the Group’s retail banking networks and specialised financial services in France and around the world. It is divided into:

Domestic Markets

Domestic Markets comprises the Group‘s 4 retail banking networks in the Eurozone and 3 specialised business lines. The retail banks are French Retail Banking (FRB) in France, BNL in Italy, BNP Paribas Fortis in Belgium and BGL BNP Paribas in Luxembourg. The 3 specialised business lines are: Arval (full-service, long-term corporate vehicle leasing); BNP Paribas Leasing Solutions (rental and financing solutions); and BNP Paribas Personal Investors (online savings and brokerage). Cash Management and Factoring round off the services offered to corporate clients. BNP Paribas Wealth Management is developing its privatebanking model in the Group‘s domestic markets.

Domestic Markets in key figures (2015)

  • 68,000 employees in 27 countries
  • More than 15 millionindividual customers
  • Nearly 1 million professionals, small business and corporate clients

International Financial Services

International Financial Services (IFS) comprises diversified, complementary business activities and is present in more than 60 countries. BNP Paribas Personal Finance offers credit solutions to individuals in around 30 countries through strong brands such as Cetelem, Cofinoga and Findomestic. International Retail Banking encompasses the Group‘s retail banks in 15 non-eurozone countries, including Bank of the West in the United States and TEB in Turkey. BNP Paribas Cardif provides savings and protection solutions in 36 countries, insuring individuals, their personal projects and assets. In addition, IFS has 3 specialised business lines that are leaders in asset management and private banking: BNP Paribas Wealth Management (private banking); BNP Paribas Investment Partners (asset management); and BNP Paribas Real Estate (real estate services).

International Financial Services in key figures (2015)

  • More than 80,000 employees
  • In more than 60 countries
  • BNP Paribas