The Paris Bourse can finally welcome "active" ETFs

A decree published Thursday in the Journal Officiel corrects a regulatory loophole in the French Monetary and Financial Code, which limited the listing of ETFs (exchange-traded funds) in France. This change opens up new prospects for the Paris marketplace and Euronext. Without waiting for the law on financial attractiveness, announced for the spring, ...
/ Operation, Regulation, Featured

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Record life insurance premiums in January

In the first month of 2024, life insurance premiums reached an all-time high of 15.9 billion euros, up 12 % year-on-year. Net inflows were largely positive, at 2.4 billion euros. Outstandings ...
/ Press release

Faced with the real estate crisis, Baltis diversifies its business model

The crowdfunding platform will offer new services in its core business, but will also expand into other sectors. According to CEO and founder Alexandre Toussaint, real estate will eventually account for only 60 % to 70 % of sales ...
/ Strategy, Trend

Guillaume Chatain, Sales Director, Société Générale-Forge

Société Générale-Forge, the digital assets subsidiary headed by Jean-Marc Stenger, announces the arrival of Guillaume Chatain as Sales Director. He is based in Paris. Since 2021, Guillaume Chatain has been working for the American platform Coinbase, recently ...
/ Appointment

Strategy

Faced with the real estate crisis, Baltis diversifies its business model

The crowdfunding platform will offer new services in its core business, but also expand into other sectors ...
/ Strategy, Trend

Capital Markets Union: after AMLA's disappointment, Bruno Le Maire regains the upper hand

The French Minister of the Economy and Finance is calling for the creation of a European savings product and a strengthening of ...
/ Regulation, Strategy

"I don't see any strong logic in locating an anti-money laundering authority near the ECB."

[Finascope interview] Robert Ophèle, who is in charge of Paris's bid to become the European Anti-Money Laundering Authority (AMLA), sees no reason ...
/ Regulation, Strategy

A change in presentation masks Geneo's continued growth

At December 31, 2023, the total assets of the management company's three investment vehicles were down by 600 ...
/ Strategy, Trend

Frankfurt preferred to Paris as headquarters of the European Anti-Money Laundering Authority

The decision was made public on Thursday evening following the Council's vote and the European Parliament's deliberations. Nine ...
/ Regulation, Strategy
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Regulation

The Paris Bourse can finally welcome "active" ETFs

A decree published Thursday in the Journal Officiel corrects a regulatory loophole in the French Monetary and Financial Code, which ...
/ Operation, Regulation, Featured

Can a loan acceleration clause be abusive?

Legal column by Clément Vandevooghel, member of the Paris Bar, Counsel at Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I and Agathe Llorens, lawyer ...
/ Avis d'expert, Regulation

Capital Markets Union: after AMLA's disappointment, Bruno Le Maire regains the upper hand

The French Minister of the Economy and Finance is calling for the creation of a European savings product and a strengthening of ...
/ Regulation, Strategy

"I don't see any strong logic in locating an anti-money laundering authority near the ECB."

[Finascope interview] Robert Ophèle, who is in charge of Paris's bid to become the European Anti-Money Laundering Authority (AMLA), sees no reason ...
/ Regulation, Strategy

Frankfurt preferred to Paris as headquarters of the European Anti-Money Laundering Authority

The decision was made public on Thursday evening following the Council's vote and the European Parliament's deliberations. Nine ...
/ Regulation, Strategy
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Operation

The Paris Bourse can finally welcome "active" ETFs

A decree published Thursday in the Journal Officiel corrects a regulatory loophole in the French Monetary and Financial Code, which ...
/ Operation, Regulation, Featured

Two more delistings, a bad signal for the stock market

Believe and Visiativ have just announced back-to-back takeover plans, confirming a long-term trend towards ...
/ Operation, Trend

Democratizing private equity: an unprecedented partnership between France Invest and Quantalys

[Info Finascope ] The private equity association and the research company have joined forces to collect consistent, comprehensive data ...
/ Operation, Strategy

"We had received three proposals before Richelieu came forward"

[Interview Finascope ] In a rapidly consolidating sector, Lorenzo Gazzoletti and Eric Le Maire take a look behind the scenes ...
/ Operation

Structured products: simplicity back in fashion

While the majority of these investment instruments are still based on equities, interest-rate derivatives ...
/ Operation, Trend
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Innovation

Which crypto players will survive the race for approval?

The countdown has begun for the 110 French digital asset service providers (DASPs) aiming for MiCA accreditation ...
/ Innovation, Regulation

Is compulsory financial education a good idea?

Designated as the national operator of the financial education strategy by the public authorities, the Banque de France will issue a passport ...
/ Avis d'expert, Innovation

Sandro Pierri (BNP AM): "Generative AI should increase our efficiency from 10% to 20%"

The CEO of BNP Paribas Asset Management and Chairman of Efama, the European asset management association, spoke ...
/ Innovation, Trend

DORA regulation: the countdown has begun

Legal column by Sébastien Praicheux, doctor of law, member of the Paris Bar, partner at Norton Rose Fulbright LLP, ...
/ Avis d'expert, Innovation, Regulation

A mobile application to help savers stop being their own worst enemy

In the fluctuating world of investing, individuals are often victims of behavioral biases that affect the performance of their portfolios ...
/ Innovation, Operation
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Trend

Faced with the real estate crisis, Baltis diversifies its business model

The crowdfunding platform will offer new services in its core business, but also expand into other sectors ...
/ Strategy, Trend

Thematics AM makes inroads with institutional investors

Owned 50.1 % by Natixis IM, the management company has just won two bids from a fund ...
/ Trend

A change in presentation masks Geneo's continued growth

At December 31, 2023, the total assets of the management company's three investment vehicles were down by 600 ...
/ Strategy, Trend

Revolution or mirage? The realities of tokenization of financial assets

[Finascope survey] Despite initial disappointments, the representation of financial assets on blockchain is experiencing renewed interest. ADAN, Paris ...
/ Trend

Euronext "optimistic" about a return to IPOs in 2024

In 2023, the pan-European stock exchange offset the decline in its equity trading activities with a sharp rise in ...
/ Strategy, Trend
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Avis d'expert

La clause de déchéance du terme d’un prêt peut-elle être abusive?

Chronique juridique de Clément Vandevooghel, avocat au Barreau de Paris, Counsel chez Gide Loyrette Nouel A.A.R.P.I et Agathe Llorens, avocat ...
/ Avis d'expert, Règlementation

Le Listing Act : bientôt une réalité ?

Destiné à encourager la cotation en Bourse des entreprises, le Listing Act s'articule autour de trois volets principaux. Chronique juridique ...
/ Avis d'expert, Règlementation

Education financière obligatoire au collège, une bonne idée ?

Désignée opérateur national de la stratégie d'éducation financière par les pouvoirs publics, la Banque de France va délivrer un passeport ...
/ Avis d'expert, Innovation

2024 peut-elle marquer le retour des opérations de consolidation ?

Le bal des transactions significatives a été ouvert cette année en Europe par la Française des Jeux sur son homologue ...
/ Avis d'expert, Partenariat, Tendance

Non-respect de la LCB-FT et concurrence déloyale : un critère important pour les investisseurs

Lorsque l’entreprise ne respecte pas ses obligations en matière de lutte contre le blanchiment de capitaux et le financement du ...
/ Avis d'expert
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Communiqués

Cotisations record pour l’assurance-vie en janvier

Sur le premier mois de l’année 2024, les cotisations en assurance vie atteignent leur record absolu, à 15,9 milliards d’euros, ...
/ Communiqué

Quatre nouveaux membres nommés à la Commission des sanctions de l’AMF

Par arrêté en date du 13 février 2024 du ministre de l'économie, des Finances et de la Souveraineté industrielle et ...
/ Communiqué, Nomination

Finance à impact : l’IFD publie les premiers standards de Place

L’Institut de la Finance Durable a lancé en mars 2021 un groupe de Place afin de développer la finance à ...
/ Communiqué

L’Agence France Trésor publie son palmarès 2023

Depuis 1999, le palmarès des SVT (spécialistes en valeurs du Trésor) les plus actifs est publié chaque année. L'évaluation de ...
/ Communiqué

Emergence lance une mise en concurrence pour désigner sa société de gestion “de tête”

Le fonds de la place financière de Paris dédié à l’accélération des sociétés de gestion entrepreneuriales innovantes lance un appel ...
/ Communiqué
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Nominations

Guillaume Chatain, directeur commercial de Société Générale-Forge

Société Générale-Forge, filiale dédiée aux actifs numériques dirigée par Jean-Marc Stenger, annonce l'arrivée de Guillaume Chatain en tant que directeur ...
/ Nomination

Quatre nouveaux membres nommés à la Commission des sanctions de l’AMF

Par arrêté en date du 13 février 2024 du ministre de l'économie, des Finances et de la Souveraineté industrielle et ...
/ Communiqué, Nomination

Jérôme Broustra, responsable mondial des taux chez AXA IM

AXA Investment Managers (844 milliards d’euros d’actifs, 2700 collaborateurs) annonce la nomination de Jérôme Broustra en qualité de Head of ...
/ Nomination

Un responsable des relations avec les institutions financières de développement chez Mirova

La société de gestion d’actifs, filiale de Natixis Investment Managers dédiée à la finance durable, nomme Sébastien Duquet, 51 ans, ...
/ Nomination

Cohen & Gresser se renforce avec France Portmann-Loy

Cohen & Gresser annonce l’arrivée d’une nouvelle associée à Paris. Elle rejoint le cabinet d’avocats, accompagnée de deux collaboratrices, Pauline ...
/ Nomination
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