Our strengths

B.I.C. BRED SA is a wholly-owned subsidiary of BRED Banque Populaire

BRED Banque Populaire, the shareholder and largest corporate bank of the BPCE Group. BRED is a cooperative bank with 200,000 members as at end-2018 and has €4.4 billion in equity. It has 5,600 employees, of which 25% are based internationally and its respective ratings for Short/Long term are A+/A-1 by Standard & Poor’s and A1/P-1 by Moody’s.

Key figures of Groupe BPCE

  • Net banking Income : €24 billion
  • Shareholders equity, Group share: €66 billion
  • Groupe BPCE Short/Long term rating:
    • Standard & Poor’s: A+/A-1 Stable
    • Moody’s Investors Service: A1/P-1 Stable
    • Fitch Ratings: A+/F1 Stable
    • R&I: A/- Positive
  • 30 million customers
  • 105, 000 employees
  • 14 Banque Populaires and 15 Caisses d’Epargne

“With over 100 years of history, BIC BRED Paris is fully dedicated to financing solutions for commodities trading, with a special focus on agricultural products.“

A limited number of clients to guarantee bespoke relationships with each of them.

A specialisation in agricultural markets which brings strong sector knowledge and ensures that we speak the same language as our customers.

A fully-dedicated back office for documentation. The front, middle and back offices are all based in Paris and seamlessly integrated, ensuring that transactions are executed quickly.

An ethical approach to our role as bankers based on transparency, a long-term vision and respect for legal, regulatory and environmental constraints.