Caisse des Dépôts

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Caisse des Dépôts
Headquarters Paris
Key People Augustin de Romanet, Chief Executive

Caisse des Dépôts owns 40% of BlueNext, and is a long-term investor serving the public interest and economic development in France. Its core businesses are to safeguard and manage savings and privately owned funds, to finance social housing and regional development and to administer pension schemes. Caisse des Dépôts is also a major French institutional investor, with consolidated assets of €200 billion. Protecting the environment is one of the company's strategic priorities.

Caisse des Dépôts manages France's greenhouse gas registry and has developed Seringas, an emissions trading software platform that has been adopted by several countries. In 2007, it launched a nationwide plan to fund projects that promote voluntarily reductions in CO2 emissions. Caisse des Dépôts sponsors the European Carbon Fund and is a shareholder in Sagacarbon, a broker specialising in the CO2 allowances market.[1]


Products and Services[edit]

Caisse des Dépôts is: - the leading administrator of French savings deposits and retirement savings funds and of private funds that are protected under French law;

- the leader in financing low-income housing in France and urban development;

- the long-term partner of local and regional governments

- as an investor in local development projects,

- through subsidiaries that provide regional development services (Transdev, Egis, Compagnie des Alpes and Belambra vvf), or are involved in real estate (Icade and Société Nationale Immobilière) and private equity investing (CDC Entreprises).

- Caisse des Dépôts is also a leading long-term institutional investor

Caisse des Dépôts is the leading shareholder in CNP (personal insurance).

It also manages substantial portfolios of shares in listed companies, private equity investments ( through its subsidiary CDC Capital Investissement) and real estate assets.[2]

Key People[edit]


  1. Shareholders. Caisse des Dépôts.
  2. Caisse des Dépôts. Caisse des Dépôts.