Global Markets

BNP Paribas’ Global Markets offers consistent client service and innovative solutions for investment, hedging and financing opportunities across asset classes and geographies, and research and market intelligence to help our clients make strategic decisions.

Global Equities

BNP Paribas’ long-established record in equity derivatives, along with the migration of Deutsche Bank’s Global Prime Finance and Electronic Equities business and the acquisition of Exane, positions the bank as a leading provider in Global Equities. The three complementary businesses – equity derivatives, prime services and cash equities research and execution, work together to provide clients with the full spectrum of equity-based services to fulfil their investment, financing and execution objectives.

Cash Equities

A premier platform in Electronic Execution via Cortex Equities, Portfolio Trading, High Touch and ETFs, accessing diverse liquidity pools across global equity markets.

Clients have access to Quant Research, Execution Consulting and Market Structure analysis. In addition, we offer top-ranked independent, fundamental equity research globally, along with corporate access and corporate broking services.

Prime Services

A fully-integrated global cash and synthetic prime brokerage platform, leveraging on BNP Paribas’ top-tier balance sheet and expertise.

Our offering includes multi-asset structured financing solutions; global market access, financing and execution across Delta One products (ETFs, custom baskets…) and Capital Introduction services.

Our quantitative and systematic platform delivers best-in-class execution and algorithmic trading.

Equity Derivatives

A global leader in structured products for distribution and institutional clients. We are a transparent liquidity provider in the flow business across various solutions such as options and volatility derivatives.

As a strategic equity partner for corporates, we provide bespoke equity derivatives-based solutions.

We have a strong track record in designing Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) solutions.  

Our award winning digital platforms include Smart Derivatives and Brio.

Global Credit

Our Global Credit business enables us to realise synergies while maintaining strict boundaries between the public and private sides. We provide solutions to clients throughout the entire credit continuum from origination through execution to secondary market trading and post trade services.

Global Issuance Base

True global markets access.

Our global presence enhances our abilities in complex, multi-market and multi-currency issuance. We are number one bond book runner regarding EMEA activity and euro bond issuance, a lead arranger in Asian and American bond markets, providing seamless execution and distribution for issuers looking to access both international and local markets. We are also one of the few foreign banks with a non-financial corporate bonds underwriting license in China.

Global Macro

Global Macro offers the full spectrum of products across FX, Rates and Commodities in both developed and emerging markets, from millisecond electronic trading supported by the most advanced AI platforms, through to long dated, high touch solutions.

Foreign Exchange

Our Forex business is designed to respond to the complex and constantly evolving market. Discover our truly global network boasting broad market access across both developed and emerging markets.

Global Rates

We aim to be a top three house across both developed and emerging market rates. Our business has grown substantially and we operate a culture of “shared purpose”. Our focus is aligned around the social and economic outcomes of supporting our broad client base across Corporates and Institutional Investors.

Commodity Derivatives

With a global footprint and over 30 years of expertise in the commodities market, we are one of the few banks in the world with a long term commitment to the growth of our commodity derivatives franchise bringing innovative and ground breaking solutions to clients worldwide.

Global Markets Sustainable Offering

We aim to facilitate the emergence of a carbon-neutral economy and socially responsible world, incorporating new ways to help our clients integrate ESG into all their activities.

  • Financing: use-of-proceeds instruments and ESG performance-linked instruments
  • Hedging: sustainable underlying hedge, Carbon offsetting and equity overlays to hedge climate risk, and impact hedges
  • Investment / Impact: responsible indices, sustainable funds, and ESG-linked notes
  • Servicing: ESG advisory and dedicated ESG Research team

Markets 360

A radical new approach to strategy and economics providing top quality views, focusing on evidence-based research and thought leadership. We bring economics and strategy together in thematic notes across asset classes, delivering timely information and insight when it is most needed.

Gain unparalleled access to in-depth analysis and thought-leading strategy and economics. Our on-the-ground teams across Asia-Pacific, Europe and the Americas deliver the latest, most definitive insights to enable informed decision-making as markets move.