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May 18, 2015 - ,

BNP Paribas Wealth Management honoured for its international footprint and regional expertise

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Throughout Asia and Europe, BNP Paribas Wealth Management is proud to announce several prestigious industry awards by WealthBriefing in 2015, a premier news and information source for the global private banking industry.

The awards were designed to recognise companies, teams and individuals deemed to have ‘demonstrated innovation and excellence during 2014’.

WealthBriefingAsia Singapore Awards – April 16

  • Best FX Solution Provider – Editor’s Award

 WealthBriefingAsia Hong Kong Awards – April 23

  • Best Domestic Clients Team
  • Best FX Solution Provider

WealthBriefing European award – April 30

  • Best Ultra High Net Worth Team
  • Best Brand Launch/Relaunch – Highly Commended

Commenting on the awards, WealthBriefing said: “BNP Paribas Wealth Management has prevailed for the strengths of its client initiatives, approach to strategic allocation and alternative investments.”

Vincent Lecomte, Co-CEO of BNP Paribas Wealth Management, commented on the results: “Our teams are proud to have been recognised for serving expectations of our UHNW clients in Europe.  We strive daily to meet those expectations. As a leading private bank in Asia, we continue to refine our services and offering in the region to best address the needs of our clients.”

Sofia Merlo, Co-CEO of BNP Paribas Wealth Management, added: “Our new brand positioning ‘Your wealth has a voice. Let it be heard.’ is now deployed in 20 countries and in 12 languages with a powerful set-up including advertising, digital, events… Clients were involved from the start. We thank the jury to have recognised this client focus approach.”

 Mignonne Cheng, Chairman and CEO of BNP Paribas Wealth Management Asia Pacific said:”These awards have been created to identify market leaders and those individuals and organisations that are setting new standards in the wealth management industry. We are extremely proud to receive these awards in important markets like Hong Kong and Singapore. This is a clear testimony to our dedication to excellence.”


About BNP Paribas Wealth Management (

BNP Paribas Wealth Management is the sixth largest Private Bank in the world, with a presence in some 30 countries. Over 6,000 Wealth Management professionals located across all major world financial centres provide private investors with a wide range of tailored solutions in order to manage their assets for optimal results. At March 2015, BNP Paribas Wealth Management had €332 billion worth of assets under management.

About BNP Paribas in APAC

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 9,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate andinvestment banking, wealth management, asset management, securities services, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships. It is actively expanding its franchise in the region and is on track to increase its revenue to €3 billion in Asia Pacific by 2016.

* excluding partnerships