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BBVA Banco Francés S.A. (BFR)

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BBVA Banco Francés S.A.
Reconquista 199
Buenos Aires, 1006
Argentina - Map
Phone: 54 11 4346 4000

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Industry:Foreign Regional Banks
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Business Summary 

BBVA Banco Francés S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides various financial services to corporations, medium and small companies, and individual customers in Spain, Mexico, South America, the United States, and Eurasia. The company offers checking and savings accounts, time deposits, and trading and investment accounts. It also provides loans to the public sector, loans to local financial institutions, and short-term loans to companies, as well as overdraft lines of credit, discounted instruments, real estate mortgage loans, collateral loans, consumer loans, credit card loans, and short-term placements in foreign banks. In addition, the company offers fire, household, civil liability, theft, personal accidents, group life, and other insurance coverage products; payroll management services; investment fund and pension management services; stock exchange brokerage; and insurance advisory services to customers in the areas of coverage of risks related to life, personal accidents, as well as home and automatic teller machines (ATMs) robbery insurance. Further, it provides portfolio and asset management; foreign trade services, including letters of credit, collections, bank drafts, fund transfers, and foreign currency transactions; and electronic banking and trust services, as well as issues and trades in commercial papers, corporate bonds, trust bonds, other credit instruments, and futures and options. As of December 31, 2015, it operated through a network of 285 attention-to-clients units; 14 in-company branches; 1 points of sale; and other distribution channels, such as 694 ATMs, 797 self-service terminals, a telephone banking, and an Internet banking service. The company was formerly known as Banco Francés S.A. and changed its name to BBVA Banco Francés S.A. in October 2000. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Buenos Aires, the Republic of Argentina. BBVA Banco Francés S.A. is a subsidiary of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria S.A.

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Key Executives 
Mr. Jorge Carlos Bledel , 62
Exec. Chairman
Mr. Martín Ezequiel Zarich , 52
Chief Exec. Officer and Gen. Mang.
Mr. Ignacio Sanzy Arcelus , 50
Chief Financial Officer, Director of Fin. & Planning, Member of Disclosure Committee and Member of Corp. Integrity Committee
Mr. Carlos Elizalde , 55
Director of Corp. & Investment Banking
Ms. Mara Elena Siburu de Lpez Oliva ,
Mang. of Investor Relations
Amounts are as of and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
Currency in USD.