Societe Generale awarded Aviation Finance House of the Year by Airfinance Journal for the second consecutive year and 10 deals of the year from Airline Economics
Overall in 2022, Societe Generale arranged numerous instrumental transactions for the entire aviation/aeronautical value chain, demonstrating again the strong capabilities of the teams to execute sizeable and complex transactions under time constraints, be agile and innovative to overcome obstacles, set new industry benchmarks.
Societe Generale is awarded Aviation Finance House for the Year 2022 for the second consecutive year by Airfinance Journal, a leading air transport industry media which assembles an international jury of independant and highly-regarded professionals.
This is a testimony of Societe Generale first-class, innovative and comprehensive solutions delivered to the aviation sector all along the year, across all geographies and through multiple market-leading deals. The covedted team award comes with 5 individual deals awards (Bank Loan Deal of the Year; Capital Markets Deal of the Year; Equity Deal of the Year; Guaranteed Financing Deal of the Year; Tax Lease Deal of the Year).
Airline Economics, the flagship publication dedicated to the commercial aviation finance and leasing industry, has announced the winners of its 12th Aviation 100 Deals of the Year awards 2023. Societe Generale is very proud of being credited with 8 different awards. These recognitions showcase Societe Generale first-class structuring and execution capabilities and ability to relentlessly provide support to its clients. In a highly competitive environment, they evidence Societe Generale’s unique expertise to arrange a comprehensive set of Financing and Advisory solutions across all regions and products.
Airline Economics Sustainability Deals of the Year awards 2023:
At the Dublin Aviation & Environment Summit conference on the 11th of May 2023, Airline Economics announced the second annual Sustainability Deals of the Year awards. We were thrilled to be awarded two of the five sustainability-related trophies.
Overall, Societe Generale arranged in 2022 numerous instrumental transactions for the entire aviation/aeronautical value chain, demonstrating again the strong capabilities of the team to execute sizeable and complex transactions under time constraints, be agile and innovative to overcome obstacles, set new industry benchmarks.
This has been made possible thanks to a longstanding multi-decades presence in aviation finance, the high quality of a credit portfolio which has been particularly resilient through the most adverse crisis ever known by the sector, and most importantly, the continuing trust of our clients and partners.
Societe Generale supports airlines, lessors and manufacturers with comprehensive bank debt solutions (secured commercial or covered debts, recourse and non-recourse portfolio financings, debt and equity arrangement), debt capital market and derivatives solutions, leveraging on its international setup, and the professionalism of its teams: Aviation Finance, as well as Asset-Back Products, Debt Capital Market, and its unique Positive Impact Financing & Advisory franchise.
Societe Generale is a founding member of the Aviation Climate-Aligned Finance Working Group (click here to see the press release), a partnership with Rocky Mountain Institute together with 5 other aviation banks, aiming to create a sector collective climate-aligned finance (CAF) framework to support aviation decarbonation and provide a Net-Zero-Banking-Alliance (“NZBA”) compliant methodology for banks signatories under NZBA.