BNP Paribas in India About BNP Paribas

A committed and responsible bank

At BNP Paribas, having a positive impact on our stakeholders and society is the ethos underpinning our success.

We attach paramount importance to delivering sustainable finance solutions to clients that make a positive contribution to one or more of the three key foundations of sustainable development: economic, social and environmental.

As the Bank for a Changing World, we remain committed to building a more sustainable future, where Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) goes beyond altruism. A key driver of value, CSR is a strong conviction that guides everything we do. It is a long-term business imperative that embodies BNP Paribas’ business values and sits in line with the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

A positive agent for change: #PositiveBanking

At BNP Paribas, sustainable finance is the foundation for long-term growth. Our business is moving in fast-forward with sustainability at the heart of the business agenda. In 2018, BNP Paribas was named “World’s Best Bank for Sustainable Finance” by Euromoney. Read more about this award here.

Named World’s Best Bank for Corporate Responsibility by Euromoney in 2019, BNP Paribas is a world leader in sustainable finance. Our mission is to co-create financial solutions with our clients that align their business strategy with the United
Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals. We are taking a leading role in guiding our clients towards responsible growth and a lower-carbon economy.


Sector: Corporate
Product: Construction Period Financing, Cash Management & FX Hedging
Deal Overview: One of the largest renewable energy deals in India for financing a
greenfield project. We won the mandate for financing, cash management & FX flows


Sector: Corporate
Product: Letter of Credit
Deal Overview: First of its kind
Sustainability Linked Letter of Credit for Waste Heat Recovery Plant construction,
with clearly agreed goals for reduction in carbon footprint.


Sector: Corporate
Product: Without recourse receivable purchase programme
Deal Overview: Part of sustainable finance portfolio with a good deal in life


Sector: NBFC
Product: Social Bond issuance + Hedging
Deal Overview: BNP Paribas was a Joint Bookrunners & Lead Managers and Joint Social Structuring Advisor