COMPAGNIE DE SUEZ SA

COMPAGNIE DE SUEZ SA

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Company Overview
Compagnie de Suez (Suez) is a France-based company engaged in the provision of financial services. The company has its head office in Paris, France and was formerly known as Compagnie Financiиre de Suez.
Suez is a major French banking and insurance group with more than fifty percent of its assets outside France and has operations in 85 countries. The company is one of the 10 largest companies listed on the Paris Stock Exchange. Suez has investments in Banque Indosuez, Societe Generale de Belgique and Credisuez as well as industrial and real estate activities. In 1996, the company sold its remaining interest in Unibail to institutional investors and sold the majority shareholding of Banque Indosuez to Credit Agricole.
Business Summary

Description and history
The company is a bi-national French-Belgian group. The group is organized along the following lines of business : Specialized Financial services (Banue Sofinco, Factofrance Heller, La Henin Vie, Societe d’Epargne Viagere & Banque Monod) ; Societe Generale de Belgique (Tractebel, Generale de Banque, Fortis AG., Union Miniere, Recticel, Coficem, Arbed and Accor) ; Creditsuez (La Henin Epargne Credit, Compagnie Hypothecaire, ISM and Fonciere) and Industrial Holdings (Lyonnaise des Eaux, Saint Gobain, Axa/UAP and Suez Industrie).
Company was delisted in 1996.

Business Line
Engaged in the provision of financial services
Subsidiary
CARTERA INDUSTRIAL REA, S.A.
Advisor
COOPERS & LYBRAND AUDIT
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US SIC Code
6712
Company Address
1, Rue d’Astrog

City province or state postal code
75008, PARIS
Phone: +33 1 40 06 64 00
Fax: +33 1 40 06 66 88
Country address: FRANCE
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