The Arkéa and Paprec groups are joining skipper Sébastien Simon on the Imoca circuit, with a focus on participation in the Vendée Globe in 2020. Sébastien Simon has the great privilege of being able to draw on the experience and recognised know-how of Vincent Riou, appointed technical director, who won the 20004-2005 edition of the prestigious solo event.
AXA Banque will transfer its IT activities and part of its back-office activities to Arkéa Banking Services. Nearly 180 AXA Banque employees will then join Arkéa Banking Services, the subsidiary of the Arkéa group dedicated to white label services.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Arkéa group have announced a financial package to help French SMEs and and medium-sized companies (ETIs) weakened by the Covid-19 health crisis. The two entities confirm their commitment to the development of French businesses, which are a source of vitality for the regions.
In an economic context strongly impacted by the health crisis, the Group has maintained a strong commercial momentum and proves, by the very good performance of its financial indicators, the relevance of its strategic choices and the resilience of its business model.
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Arkéa completed a second bond issue with social impact . This €750 million fund-raising will contribute to the economic development of regions in a context of unprecedented health crisis, via the financing/refinancing of loans to SMEs and the health sector in particular.
Arkéa has announced the launch of a project for a sector of excellence dedicated to the development and support of fintechs. For Ronan Le Moal, CEO of the group, this project "supports our ambition to impose ourselves as the financial hub model that provides the best response to the aspirations and lifestyles of today and tomorrow".
Arkéa increases its Solidarity budget to more than €4 million, to provide financial assistance to its customers - individuals, professionals and associations - weakened by the Covid-19 crisis. It is the Boards of Directors of each local bank of the CMB and CMSO federations that allocates the aid, after studying the concrete situations.
Arkéa has signed an agreement subject to conditions precedent relating to the acquisition of 80% of the capital of fintech Budget Insight, a real technological nugget in the data aggregation and payment initiation sector. Clément Cœurdeuil and Romain Bignon, founders of Budget Insight, as well as the management will remain shareholders of the company. The Arkéa Group is strengthening its position as a collaborative bank serving its partners and customers. Budget Insight's expertise in data aggregation and enrichment will enable it to offer customers a simple and seamless experience by integrating financial and extra-financial services into consumer usage.