BNP Paribas USA About BNP Paribas
BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas has been present in the United States since the late 1800s and currently has nearly 14,000 employees in North America. The region is a key hub for the Bank’s global network of 71 countries and over 198,000 employees.

BNP Paribas offers its clients a full range of services from investment and retail banking to asset management services. In the United States, the two core businesses of BNP Paribas mirror the Bank’s global organization: Corporate & Institutional Banking and Retail Banking & Services (comprised of Domestic Markets and International Financial Services).

Corporate & Institutional Banking provides capital markets, securities services, financing, treasury and advisory solutions. The Bank’s services are provided via four core business lines: Global Markets, Securities Services, Financing Solutions and Advisory. Clients are at the core of all of BNP Paribas’ services, and through developing and managing long-term relationships, our dedicated Coverage teams focus on enabling the Bank to provide integrated services to clients across a comprehensive range of products.


Retail Banking in the US includes both branch networks and a range of other specialized financial services. Bank of the West serves approximately 2 million household and business accounts through over 500 retail branch locations and dozens of commercial banking offices in 25 states.

We also offer integrated investment services available from BNP Paribas for private and institutional investors, including Asset Management and Real Estate services through Transwestern.

tennisTennis and BNP Paribas in the US

As part of BNP Paribas’ worldwide commitment to tennis, the Bank is a major sponsor of the sport in the US. BNP Paribas is the title sponsor of the BNP Paribas Open, one of the most-attended tennis tournament in the world.

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diversityDiversity & Inclusion in the US

As the bank for a changing world, diversity is an integral part of our vision. BNP Paribas in the US is committed to promoting and maintaining a diverse, inclusive, and stimulating work environment where employees are treated with dignity and respect.

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The History of BNP Paribas in the United States: 1858-2018The History of BNP Paribas in the United States: 1858-2018

BNP Paribas, Bank of the West and First Hawaiian are pleased to announce the publication of The History of BNP Paribas in the United States: 1858-2018, a book that that recounts their presence in America as well as the banks’ ongoing commitment to the country.

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