Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in retail banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth and investment management, with an extensive International presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and Asia.
With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays operates in over 50 countries and employs over 140,000 people. Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.
BLI – Banque de Luxembourg Investments S.A. is the asset management company of Banque de Luxembourg. BLI’s investment expertise spans equities, fixed income and multi-asset strategies. Being located in Luxembourg, away from the noise of the major financial centres, allows BLI’s experienced team of investors to focus solely on unearthing quality investments from around the world. Stability is at the heart of BLI’s disciplined investment process, which is underpinned by a number of key principles – including a commitment to active management, risk management and responsible investment. BLI manages and distributes a range of more than 30 investment funds, with assets under management of €11.33bn as at 30/06/2019.
The Crédit Agricole Group is among the ten top banks in the world for total assets, present in 47 countries with 51 million clients, it is the leading bancassurance operator in France and Europe, the leading European asset management operator and among the Top 3 for Consumer Credit. In Italy, second domestic market after France, Crédit Agricole has been present for over 45 years with all its specialized business lines (commercial banking, asset management and insurance, specialized financial services, corporate & investment banking). There are 4 million active customers in our country, over 15 thousand employees, 1,200 points of sale and over 67 billion financing the economy. The close collaboration between the Group companies in Italy allows Crédit Agricole to operate with a broad and integrated offer, to the benefit of all economic players. In its daily work, the CA Group cares about sustainability and CSR issues, engages in responsible and innovative Green projects, involving all its business lines and collaborators.
HSBC is one of the world’s largest banking and financial services organisations. HSBC has operated in Italy since 1995. We offer a wide range of banking services through our branch in Milan. Our clients are large domestic firms, medium sized businesses with international operations, local branches of multinational companies, financial institutions and the public sector. HSBC services in Italy include corporate credit and lending, trade and receivables financing, cash management, interest rates and foreign exchange risk management. We also operate in capital markets (equity and debt), as well as in mergers and acquisitions (M&A). HSBC has a successful Export Finance business, and plays a critical role in funding Italian exports via ECA-backed structures. HSBC provides a selection of account services and electronic transactions via the home banking platform (HSBCnet), host-to-host connectivity (HSBC Connect), and the payment system SWIFT.