Bank of America in France

This is where we work. But we live here too, and are committed to enriching our community. We leverage our on-the-ground knowledge and global resources to help companies and institutions in France prosper. We work with local non-profit groups to tackle difficult social issues and we invest in benefits that support the well-being of our employees and their families.

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"At Bank of America, we are guided by a common purpose: to deliver and connect our clients with global financial solutions. Since opening our Paris office in 1953, Bank of America has been a reliable and strong partner to our French and European clients thanks to our global reach and expertise. In 2019, we demonstrated our long-term commitment to France by setting up in Paris our sales and trading hub for the European Union, offering a full suite of products spanning fixed income and equity, as well as economic, financial research and banking services.

We are determined to continue to invest and play a very active role in the promotion of a sustainable and inclusive future. Bank of America is committed to support our communities through partnerships with local charities promoting diversity and inclusion, entrepreneurship and education. We also support arts and culture programs and institutions in France."

"Chez Bank of America, nous sommes guidés par un objectif commun : apporter à nos clients des solutions financières pour répondre à tous leurs besoins. Depuis l’ouverture de notre bureau parisien en 1953, grâce à notre expertise et notre présence mondiale, Bank of America est un partenaire de confiance et solide pour nos clients européens. En 2019, nous avons démontré notre engagement à long terme envers la France en implantant à Paris le siège de nos activités de marché pour l’Union européenne. Nous proposons une gamme complète de services de banque d’affaires, de recherche économique et financière, ainsi que des produits couvrant toutes les classes d’actifs y compris ceux de taux, crédit, actions, change et matières premières.

Nous sommes déterminés à investir et à jouer un rôle actif afin de contribuer à un futur durable et inclusif. Bank of America s’engage auprès d’organisations caritatives locales promouvant la diversité et l'inclusion, l'entrepreneuriat et l'éducation et soutient des programmes et institutions culturels et artistiques en France."

Vanessa Holtz | CEO BofA Securities Europe and France Country Executive

Global reach

We have offices in more than 35 countries and provide access to more than 140 currencies

Global authority

77% of Global Fortune 500 companies partner with us

Global excellence

Named World’s Best Bank by Euromoney in 2022. And in 2023, World’s Best Bank for Markets as well as Diversity and Inclusion

Community connection

We’ve been in France since 1953, serving local companies and international clients doing business here

Local recognition

Vanessa Holtz named one of the 100 Most Influential Women in European Finance by the Financial News

Talent and technology that streamline business across borders

We offer comprehensive advisory and financial solutions to make your company or institution more efficient and prosperous. BofA Securities Europe is a credit institution supervised by the European Central Bank, making Paris the hub of its market activities for the European Union.


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Global Markets

Offering global sales and trading services to institutional and corporate clients across fixed income, credit, currencies, commodities and equities. We also provide risk management and foreign exchange products to our commercial and corporate clients.

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Global Banking

Building long-term relationships with financial institutions, multinational and local corporations by delivering integrated advisory services and solutions. Our expertise spans all major industries and includes mergers and acquisitions, corporate banking, risk management, and debt and equity solutions. We manage the end-to-end credit process, and also design and deliver credit and treasury products to our corporate and institutional clients.

Global research

BofA Global Research

More than 600 professionals make up our award-winning research organization. From weekly economic and market updates to deep analysis of difficult societal issues and macro business trends, their objective, leading-edge reports enable clients to make smart investment decisions.

Our global presence

As one of the world’s leading financial institutions, we provide access to stocks, options, futures, currencies, bonds and funds in 200 countries and territories. Learn more about the range of solutions and insights we offer institutional clients and companies.

Helping our communities thrive

We partner with local leaders and organizations to help address the issues that matter most.

Join our team

Our multinational Paris team includes more than 600 members and 30 nationalities, with French nationals making up about half. All team members have opportunities for career development and access to programs that support their physical, emotional and financial wellness.

Where we are

Bank of America
BofA Securities Europe SA (BofASE)
Bank of America Europe DAC – Paris Branch
51 Rue La Boétie
75008 Paris
Telephone: +33 1 87 70 00 00

Beyond France

Since opening our Paris office some 70 years ago, we’ve developed long-term relationships with companies throughout France and Europe—one of the world’s most competitive markets. Let us help you make connections.

What should the world expect from a bank?

Economies fluctuate but values don’t. Find the tools and insights you need to succeed. Our only ambition is to help you fulfill yours.


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