Societe Generale Bank – Cyprus: Best International Commercial Bank Cyprus 2017


A full-service bank, Societe Generale Bank – Cyprus (SGBCy) caters to residents and non-residents alike with a comprehensive suite of products designed to simplify life, maximise returns, and empower both private and corporate clients.

Making full use of Cyprus’ privileged position at the crossroads of Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East, the bank has proved instrumental in bringing international corporates to establish a presence in the island nation, helping to transform the country into the premier regional business hub. The SGBCy International Business Unit – one of the bank’s core departments alongside the Corporate Unit and Private Banking – works with other Societe Generale entities across the world to offer clients access to a wealth of global financial services and markets. The bank’s professionals are exceptionally knowledgeable in leveraging Cyprus’ welcoming corporate climate to cross border operations and ventures, building synergies and optimising efficiency.

A subsidiary of Société Générale de Banque au Liban, SGBCy draws on thirty years of accumulated experience in global banking. The bank pursues long-term relationships with its clients in order to better understand – and meet – their needs. The SGBCy branch network covers the most important cities on the island – Nicosia, Limassol, Larnaca, and Paphos.

The CFI.co judging panel notes the holistic approach to banking implemented by SGBCy. The bank’s business units work in harmony to design best-in-class solutions. The judges are pleased to offer Societe Generale Bank – Cyprus the 2017 Best International Commercial Bank Cyprus Award.