BBVA Frances (NYSE: BFR.N; BCBA: FRA.BA; LATIBEX: BFR.LA) Hereby Informs That It Has Filed Its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the Fiscal Year 2012 and Irannotice

April 11, 2013

BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA--(Marketwired - Apr 11, 2013) - BBVA Francés ( NYSE : BFR ) hereby informs that it has filed its Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year 2012 and Irannotice with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

Both documents are also available in the company's website, www.bbvafrances.com.ar in the institutional corporate information section.

Hard copies of the company's complete audited financial statements, Annual Report on Form 20-F and Irannotice are available on demand, free of charge, by contacting Vanesa Bories at Investor Relations Department.