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Orange to launch banking services in France

Monday 27 July 2015 | 09:46 CET | News
Orange plans to open its own bank in France, early next year with a partner from the banking sector. CEO Stephane Richard told Le Figaro in an interview that the company will build off its brand, distribution network and 27 million customers to offer banking services. The company has hired Laurent Paillassot, former general manager of LCL bank, to oversee the project, Richard said. Orange is already active in the banking market in Poland, where it has over 100,000 customers. The operator also offers a range of mobile money services at its operations in Africa. 

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