Equity Derivatives


BNP Paribas has over 30 years of track record in developing innovative equity derivatives strategies and is an established global leader in structured products. Our comprehensive range of solutions across flow and structured products is designed to meet all our clients’ needs.

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Leverage our diversified business model

Derivatives in our DNA

We are recognised for our expertise in designing derivatives-based strategies and delivering efficient trading solutions for all derivatives parameters. BNP Paribas is a leader in structured products with strong growth ambition in the flow business.

A spotlight on what we can offer

Structured Products

World-class structured products with a wide range of available underlying assets and payoff structures. Our strong exchange traded solutions (ETS) franchise offers a vast variety of listed securitised derivatives and our leading Quantitative Investment Strategies (QIS) team generates rules-based systematic index strategies to address client’s specific risk / return or diversification objectives. We also offer an alternative risk transactions (A.R.T) innovative framework, leveraging our non-traditional positions to create investor opportunities.


BNP Paribas is a historical leader in flow parameters market making (i.e. dividend, repo and volatility products) and a large liquidity provider in flow market access such as single stocks, index options and convertible bonds. Our dedicated Markets 360 Equity & Derivatives Strategy team and BNP Paribas Exane’s strategists and specialist sales teams support the content production of our flow franchise on both parameter and thematic ideas.

Strategic Equity

Our Strategic Equity team provides bespoke equity derivatives-based solutions for corporates, large holdings, sovereign wealth funds and sponsors. We have the capacity to deliver on cross-border transactions thanks to our global set-up across all regions.

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Paving the way in sustainable finance solutions

The bank for a changing world

As a globally recognised leader and innovator in sustainable finance with a long-standing commitment to ESG principles, we aim to facilitate the emergence of a carbon-neutral economy and socially responsible world by developing new ways to help clients integrate their ESG considerations.


Advanced digital solutions

Smart Derivatives

Intuitive platform with intelligent features

Our single-dealer platform for structured product marketing, primary and secondary trading, as well as post-trade information on structured products.


Flexibility to design & simulate investment strategies

Our Delta One and QIS analytics platform with built-in equity risk factor model and strategy optimisation tools.


BNP Paribas wins 3 European SPi Awards for Excellence 2024 for Structured Products

SPi Europe Awards for Excellence 2024 names BNP Paribas ‘Best Issuer France, Best Issuer Italy’ and Julien Lascar inducted to ‘Hall of Fame’

Italian Certificate Awards 2024

Outstanding 12 accolades for BNP Paribas at the Italian Certificate Awards 2023

BNP Paribas wins gold for Best Issuer of the Year, Best Private: BNL BNP Paribas Private Banking and Life Banker and Best Knock-Out Leverage Certificates in Italian Certificate Awards 2023.

BNP Paribas Privalto is named Best Structured Products Provider 2022

For the fourth consecutive year, Gestion de Fortune has awarded BNP Paribas Privalto ‘Best Structured Products Provider’.

Global Capital Derivatives Awards 2023

BNP Paribas wins coveted Global Capital Derivatives House of the Year

BNP Paribas wins top Global Derivatives House of the Year for the second year running at the Global Capital Derivatives Awards 2023.

BNP Paribas Privalto is named Best Structured Products Provider 2023

For the fifth consecutive year, Gestion de Fortune has awarded BNP Paribas Privalto ‘Best Structured Products Provider’.

Risk Awards 2023

Risk Awards 2023

For more information on our complete Global Equities offering, visit Cash Equities and Prime Services.

Cash Equities

BNP Paribas’ best-in-class Cash Equities platform offers award-winning equity research and a premier, customisable execution experience. BNP Paribas Exane research is renowned for its depth and quality, reinforced by experienced, top-ranked sales and specialist teams as well as a dedicated corporate access service. This, combined with our market-leading global execution services including Cortex Equities, a state-of-the-art electronic trading platform, high-touch trading, portfolio trading, quant research and execution consulting deliver an unparalleled Cash Equities offering.

Global Markets

Prime Services

As a leading European bank with a prominent global presence, BNP Paribas is one of the few banks globally with a comprehensive suite of investor services. Our multi-asset Prime Services offering provides clients with access to one of the broadest product capabilities across prime brokerage, clearing, and FX prime brokerage.


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