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Equity Capital Markets

Societe Generale offers clients a full service Equity platform including IPOs, Capital increases, Equity-linked products as well as Strategic Equity.

 A European Leader in Equity & Equity-linked

Societe Generale offers clients a full service Equity platform including IPOs, Capital increases, Equity-linked products as well as Strategic Equity.

An integrated setup delivers the value of the entire equity chain and draws on a world-class equity derivatives, cash and research offering to benefit the needs of all clients.

We are the go-to bank in France and a leader in Europe with a strong track record and local presence in core European economies including Spain, Germany, Italy and CEEMEA. Our Equity Capital Markets platform is an integral component of Societe Generale’s powerful Investment Banking platform and supports the delivery of our clients’ strategic goals.

Awards & Successful Transactions

Global Capital ECM Awards 2017
"ECM Bank of the Year in France and the Benelux" in the Global Capital ECM Awards 2017, and involved in several...
Awards
"ECM Bank of the Year in France and the Benelux" in the Global Capital ECM Awards 2017, and involved in several prestigious "Deals of the Year"
Global Capital ECM Awards 2017
Societe Generale recognized by Global Capital
Societe Generale has been named Best ECM Bank in France and the Benelux and won the ECM deal of the year in France
Awards
Societe Generale has been named Best ECM Bank in France and the Benelux and won the ECM deal of the year in France
Societe Generale recognized by Global Capital
The Banker Investment Banking Awards 2016
Euromoney 2015 Global Awards for Excellence
Societe Generale Corporate & Investment Banking was awarded Best Equity House in France by Euromoney magazine for the...

Regional Presence

Germany
Italy
Spain
Asia
Americas
UK

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Grégoire Audibert
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Grégoire Audibert

Deputy Head of Corporate Finance for Financial Institutions and Head of ECM for Financial Institutions
Grégoire Audibert
Stéphanie Arnaud
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Stéphanie Arnaud

Co-Head Equity Capital Markets France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Stéphanie Arnaud
Alexis Le Touzé
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Alexis Le Touzé

Co-Head Equity Capital Markets France, Belgium, Luxembourg
Alexis Le Touzé
Luis Vaz Pinto
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Luis Vaz Pinto

Deputy Head of Corporate Finance, Head of Equity Capital Markets
Luis Vaz Pinto
Grégoire Audibert

Grégoire Audibert

Deputy Head of Corporate Finance for Financial Institutions and Head of ECM for Financial Institutions

Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking

Grégoire joined Société Générale in 2007 in the hybrid capital structure team and then subsequently moved to Equity Capital Markets for Financial Institutions. He had held previous positions at AXA in charge of the financing of the group, in Debt Capital Markets at Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein and started his career with Arthur Andersen in Transaction Services. Grégoire graduated from EM Lyon.

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Stéphanie Arnaud

Stéphanie Arnaud

Co-Head Equity Capital Markets France, Belgium, Luxembourg

Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking

Stéphanie Arnaud has been appointed Co-Head of Equity Capital Markets for France, Belgium and Luxembourg in March 2018. She joins Societe Generale from BNP Paribas where she worked within the French ECM team since 2006. Previously, she started and developed BNP Paribas’ Equity-Linked activity in London. She brings with her nearly 20 years of ECM and corporate finance experience having led numerous transactions in France and abroad for all types of issuers. Stéphanie graduated from ESCP Europe.

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Alexis Le Touzé

Alexis Le Touzé

Co-Head Equity Capital Markets France, Belgium, Luxembourg

Societe Generale Corporate and Investment Banking

Alexis began his career at Societe Generale in 2001 in the Structured Finance department, he then joined the Equity Capital Markets team in 2007. He was appointed in 2013 Head of Strategic Investor Solutions for SG Private Banking until 2015, when he became Co-Head of Equity Capital Markets for France Belgium and Luxembourg. Alexis is a graduate of the EDHEC Business School.

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Luis Vaz Pinto

Luis Vaz Pinto

Deputy Head of Corporate Finance, Head of Equity Capital Markets

Societe Generale Corporate Investment & Banking

Luis Vaz-Pinto is appointed Deputy Global Head of Corporate Finance and Global Head of Equity Capital markets in April 2012. He was formerly Managing Director, Global Head of Equity Syndicate, since 2008.

Luis started his career in 1991 in London at Baring Securities as Head of Portuguese Sales and Research. In 1996, he joined Merrill Lynch where he spent 10 years, holding positions in Equity Syndicate, Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Finance. Notably, he was Head of ECM for France, Belgium and Iberia. In 2005, he joined JP Morgan where he was Head of Europe Middle East and Africa Equity Syndicate and Corporate Broking. Three years later, he joined Troika Dialog in Moscow, as Head of Syndicate and Corporate Broking.
Luis Vaz-Pinto graduated from INSEAD, as well as Bristol University (Engineering). He has also qualified as a Chartered Management Accountant.

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Equity Capital Markets Trends

From climate change to geopolitical risk, CEEMEA equity markets are evolving fast. Are you ready?
Emerging equity capital markets are seeing unprecedented challenges and opportunities, as sovereign and corporate...
Equity Capital Markets
Emerging equity capital markets are seeing unprecedented challenges and opportunities, as sovereign and corporate issuers shift away from reliance on natural resources against a backdrop of mounting geopolitical tensions.
From climate change to geopolitical risk, CEEMEA equity markets are evolving fast. Are you ready?
Equity capital markets are evolving fast. Have you charted your path to growth?
Europe’s equity capital markets are evolving fast, creating new options for growth but also more choices and challenges.
Equity Capital Markets
Europe’s equity capital markets are evolving fast, creating new options for growth but also more choices and challenges.
Equity capital markets are evolving fast. Have you charted your path to growth?
The IPO pipeline is filling just as equity markets wobble. Is the window to issue still open?
Forget volatility, the IPO market is open for business.
Equity Capital Markets
Forget volatility, the IPO market is open for business.
The IPO pipeline is filling just as equity markets wobble. Is the window to issue still open?
Volatility is back. What does this mean for equity-linked issuance?
The return of stock volatility is creating ideal conditions for issuers of equity-linked bonds.
Equity Capital Markets
The return of stock volatility is creating ideal conditions for issuers of equity-linked bonds.
Volatility is back. What does this mean for equity-linked issuance?

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Investment Banking
Societe Generale’s Investment Banking Offering provides clients with a strong, full service platform in Europe and...
Investment Banking
Societe Generale’s Investment Banking Offering provides clients with a strong, full service platform in Europe and leverages its extensive range of expertise areas to provide highly valued advisory services and execution excellence.
Investment Banking
Mergers & Acquisitions
Societe Generale is a leading player in all European and Europe related M&A activity, leveraging its extensive advisory...
Mergers & Acquisitions
Societe Generale is a leading player in all European and Europe related M&A activity, leveraging its extensive advisory offering and senior level relationships to deliver successful transactions.
Mergers & Acquisitions
Debt Capital Markets
Societe Generale’s Debt Capital Markets platform provides holistic debt advisory services, leveraging the profound...
Investment Banking
Societe Generale’s Debt Capital Markets platform provides holistic debt advisory services, leveraging the profound expertise of an extensive, fully integrated platform.
Debt Capital Markets