Societe Generale is a top tier European Bank with 117,000 employees serving 25 million clients in more than 60 countries across the world. The bank has been supporting the development of economies for nearly 160 years, providing corporate, institutional, and individual clients with a wide array of value-added advisory and financial solutions. Germany is a key market for Societe Generale and the company has been present here since 1886. With more than 3,250 employees, the bank operates at multiple locations for companies, private clients and institutional investors. Over the years, Societe Generale has built up, via its various divisions, close relationships with major German companies as well as financial institutions, financial investors and medium-sized companies. Societe Generale’s Global Transaction Banking (GTB) division integrates business activities such as cash management, international trade finance, factoring, correspondent banking and related currency services. It provides services for processing and clearing payments, both domestic and international, for cash pooling , for managing and funding financing needs, for securing and financing international trading activities and, finally, the supply chain. The Bank offers this expertise to large and medium size corporates and to financial institutions. GTB supports its clients with a local presence in more than 50 countries.