Best in Belgium

Best in Belgium

Gilles Staquet

BNP Paribas

A focus on protecting investor capital against Belgian inflation has put BNP Paribas one step ahead of its competitors this year.

The bank has created something of a niche for itself by basing several products around inflation in the form of the non-revised Health Index after noting that the Belgian inflation rate tripled to 3.14% between March 2010 and March 2012.

The Securasset (Lu) Bond 2017/09/21, for instance, is linked to the Health Index and offers an annual coupon of 0.75-6%,

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