SociÃ©tÃ© GÃ©nÃ©rale SA provides banking and financial services. It operates through the three business segments: French Retail Banking, International Retail Banking & Financial Services, and Global Banking & Investor Solutions. The French Retail Banking segment includes the domestic networks Societe Generale, CrÃ©dit du Nord and Boursorama. The International Retail Banking & Financial Services segment consists of international retail banking including consumer finance activities and financial services to corporate and insurance (operational vehicle leasing and fleet management, equipment finance and insurance activities). The Global Banking and Investor Solutions segment comprises of corporate and investment banking, asset and wealth management and securities services and brokerage. SociÃ©tÃ© GÃ©nÃ©rale was founded on May 4, 1864 and is headquartered in Paris, France.