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BBVA Banco Francés S.A. (BFR)

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BBVA Banco Francés S.A.

Reconquista 199
Buenos Aires 1006
54 11 4346 4000

IndustryForeign Regional Banks
Full Time Employees6,190

Key Executives

Mr. Jorge Carlos BledelExec. ChairmanN/AN/A63
Mr. Martín Ezequiel ZarichChief Exec. Officer and Gen. Mang.N/AN/A53
Mr. Ignacio Sanz y ArcelusChief Financial Officer and Director of Fin. & PlanningN/AN/A51
Mr. Carlos ElizaldeDirector of Corp. & Investment BankingN/AN/A56
Ms. Mara Elena Siburu de Lpez OlivaMang. of Investor RelationsN/AN/AN/A
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.


BBVA Banco Francés S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides financial services to small and medium enterprises, and individual customers in Spain, Mexico, South America, the United States, and Eurasia. The company offers current, checking, and savings accounts, as well as demand and time deposits. It also provides loans to the public sector and 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, pre-financing and export financing, and short-term placements in foreign banks. In addition, the company offers fire, mixed family and comprehensive, civil liability, theft, personal accidents, umbrella life, debtor balances, funeral services, and other insurance coverage products; investment fund and pension fund management services; and stock exchange brokerage services. Further, it provides financing for the acquisition of new and second-hand Peugeot and Citroën vehicles through pledge loans, receivables from financial leases, and other financial products and in supplying services associated to the purchase, maintenance, and insurance coverage of motor vehicles; and secured loans for the purchase of VW, Audi, and Ducati new or second hand vehicles, credit through operating leases, and other financial products and services. As of December 31, 2016, it operated through a network of 302 client support points, including 251 retail branches, 15 in-company branches, 1 points of sale, and 1 point of express support, as well as 34 branches specialized in small and medium companies and institutions; and 728 ATMs, 789 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.

Corporate Governance

BBVA Banco Francés S.A.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of N/A is N/A. The pillar scores are Audit: N/A; Board: N/A; Shareholder Rights: N/A; Compensation: N/A.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.