BNP Paribas SA is a provider of banking and financial services, has four domestic retail banking markets in Europe, namely Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg. The Bank operates in 75 countries over 147,000 in Europe. The Bank operates in two divisions: Retail Banking & Services, which include Domestic Markets and a new entity, International Financial Services which includes the operations of BancWest, Europe-Mediterranean, Personal Finance, Wealth and Asset Management and Insurance, and Corporate and Institutional Banking (CIB), including Corporate Banking, Global Markets and Securities Services. It offers a range of asset management services to both private and institutional investors. It offers corporate finance services for the energy, infrastructure, real estate, media and telecoms, metals and mining, and transport sectors. BNP Paribas Principal Investments manages the Bank's portfolio of listed and unlisted investments with a view to extract value over the medium term.