Why This French Bank Likes US Westerns

Moriarty, George B.
September 2006
Investment Dealers' Digest;9/25/2006, Vol. 72 Issue 36, p23
Trade Publication
The article presents an interview with Phillipe Bordenave, CFO of the BNP Paribas Private Bank, in Europe. When asked on the process of expansion in the Western U.S., he related that the bank is expanding through BancWest, a fusion of two banks First Hawaiian Bank and California's Bank of the West. BNP Paribas is building its presence in corporate and investment banking from its New York platform.


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