BRED is a cooperative Banque Populaire, supported by its 200,000 members and 4.4 billion euros of equity (≈ $39 billion SBD).
The BRED Group has 5,600 employees, 25% of which are located outside France and in French overseas collectivities, offering services in retail banking, corporate banking, private banking, asset management, securities trading, an insurance company and international banking via its subsidiaries and international trade.
Its core business is commercial banking in France (in the Greater Paris Region, Aisne and Normandy, and in multiple French overseas territories including La Réunion, Mayotte, Martinique, Guadeloupe and French Guyana) and French Overseas Collectivities, where it pursues targeted growth in the Horn of Africa (Djibouti), Oceania (New Caledonia, Vanuatu, Solomon Islands and Fiji) and in Asia (Laos and Cambodia).
It also has representation offices in Myanmar and Ethiopia, in addition to equity interests in a number of banks in these various regions of the world.
A local bank committed to its communities, in France it has a network of 322 local branches (including 81 in French overseas territories), 16 business centres (including 5 overseas), 13 asset management centres (including 3 overseas) and a wealth management division.