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BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas (Euronext: BNP, TYO: 8665) is one of the largest global banking groups in the world, headquartered in Paris with its second global headquarters in London. It was created through the merger of Banque Nationale de Paris (BNP) and Paribas. In 2008 it was ranked as the 13th largest company in the world by Forbes and the largest in France. In April 2009, BNP Paribas purchased a 75 percent stake in Fortis Bank, the Belgian banking business making BNP the eurozone's largest bank by deposits held. Read More

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Articles About BNP Paribas

Roger Federer of Switzerland dodges a tennis racket thrown by Andy Roddick of Britain after he won a point in the 2012 BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden in New York March 5, 2012. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
Roger Federer And Grigor Dimitrov To Play In An Exhibition Match At Madison Square Garden, Both Players Through To The Second Round Of Swiss Indoors

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer and Grigor Dimitrov will play in the eighth edition of the BNP Paribas Showdown at Madison Square Garden in March 2015. (1:35 pm)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after defeating Sam Querrey of the U.S. at the 2014 U.S. Open tennis tournament in New York, August 30, 2014. REUTERS/Ray Stubblebine
Novak Djokovic And Wife Jelena Welcome Baby Stefan

By IBTimes AU

Novak Djokovic and wife Jelena welcomed the birth of their baby boy on Oct. 22. (11:22 pm)


Spectators arrive at the venue of the WTA Finals in Singapore October 20, 2014. The top eight women in world tennis have limped to the season-ending WTA Finals in Singapore this week, with creaking knees and form fears casting a shadow over the WTA's
Sharapova, Bouchard, Ivanovic, Williams, Wozniacki, Radwanska, Kvitova and Halep Dazzle In WTA Finals’ Draw Ceremony

By IBTimes AU

The top eight female tennis athletes have recently dressed up for the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Draw Ceremony. (Oct 21)


Novak Djokovic of Serbia reacts after losing a point during his men's singles semi-final match against Roger Federer of Switzerland at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai October 11, 2014. REUTERS/Aly Song
Novak Djokovic Praises Roger Federer, Says Age Has Not Slowed Down The 17-Time Swiss Grand Slam Champion

By IBTimes AU

Novak Djokovic said that Roger Federer's athletic ability has not declined with age. (Oct 16)


Rafael Nadal of Spain
Rafael Nadal Tries His Hand At Bluffing In A New Prank Ad

By IBTimes AU

Rafael Nadal pretended he had an amnesia after being hit a golf ball in a new prank ad. (Oct 16)


Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot
Roger Federer Still Unsure On Plans To Return As World No. 1

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer insists that he will not go out of his way to achieve the year-end world no. 1 ranking. (Oct 16)


Maria Sharapova of Russia holds her trophy after she won the woman's singles final match against Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic at the China Open Tennis Tournament, in Beijing, October 5, 2014. REUTERS/Stringer
Maria Sharapova Visits Phuket, Has A Smoothie Named After Her

By IBTimes AU

Russian tennis star Maria Sharapova visited Phuket for training sessions and some motivational talks. (Oct 14)


Rafael Nadal of Spain celebrates after winning a point during his men's singles match against Peter Gojowczyk of Germany at the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing October 2, 2014. REUTERS/Petar Kujundzic
Rafael Nadal To Play In Basel, Paris, And London; Will Undergo Surgery For Appendicitis At The End Of The Year

By IBTimes AU

Rafael Nadal has his eyes fixed on the last three tournaments of the season. (Oct 10)


Roger Federer of Switzerland hits a return
Physio Stéphane Vivier Leaves Roger Federer To Join Grigor Dimitrov’s Team

By IBTimes AU

Roger Federer announced on his official website that he and French physio Stéphane Vivier have decided to go separate ways. (Oct 02)


Maria Sharapova of Russia (2ndL) holds her trophy as she poses with her coach Sven Groeneveld (L) and team in the dressing room after winning the women's singles final match against Simona Halep of Romania during the French Open tennis tournament at the R
Fans Herded To See Maria Sharapova After A Practice Session

By IBTimes AU

Russian superstar Maria Sharapova is very popular among tennis fans in China. She gets mobbed by fans after a practice session ahead of her second round match in Beijing. (Oct 01)