Banco do Brasil,
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Banco do Brasil

Banco do Brasil S.A. (Bank of Brazil) is the oldest and the largest bank in the country and Latin America with total assets of R$1,179.208 billion (US$586.6 billion) as of March 31, 2013. It is controlled by the Brazilian government but its stock is traded on the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange. The company focuses on the retail and wholesale segments. With about 110,000 employees, Banco do Brasil serves more than 55 million customers through over 17,800 service points distributed among 3,550 Brazilian municipalities. It also has over 45,500 ATMs, the largest ATM network in Latin America. Internationally, the Bank has 45 offices in 23 other countries including USA (New York, Miami). BB clients can also use a network made up of more than 1,400 correspondent banks in 144 countries in order to carry out transactions all over the world. In November 2008, Banco do Brasil purchased 72% of Banco Nossa Caixa, a commercial bank owned by the state of Sao Paulo, for 5.39 billion reais (US$2.25 billion). In January 2010, Banco do Brasil acquired 49.99% of the voting shares (50% of the total capital) of Banco Votorantim for 4.2 billion reais (US$2.35 bn). In April 2010, Banco do Brasil announced the acquisition of a 51% stake in Banco Patagonia for $479.6 million. Banco Patagonia is Argentina’s tenth largest bank, with more than 770,000 customers, $2.53 billion in assets and 154 branches, mainly in Buenos Aires. Since 2000 Banco do Brasil is one of the four most-profitable Brazilian banks (the others being Itaú Unibanco, Bradesco, Santander Brasil). Banco do Brasil was established in 1808 and is headquartered in Brasilia, Brazil. As of June 30, 2012, it had R$1,051,409.66 million (US$523.12 billion) in total assets, R$466,958.87 million (US$232.33 billion) in customer deposits and R$62,308.35 million (US$31.00 billion) in shareholders' equity.

Head office address:
SBS Ed Sede III-17 Andar
Brasilia, DF 70073-901
Phone number: +55 61 310 5920
Fax: +55 61 310 3735

New York Branch
535 Madison Avenue - 34th floor
New York, NY 10022, USA
Phone: 1 - 646 - 8453700
Fax: 1 - 212 - 6267045

Miami Branch
701 Brickell Avenue, Suite # 2610
Miami, FL 33131-2813, USA
Phone: + 1 (407) 608-1800
Fax: + 1 (407) 608-1865
Toll Free: From Brazil 0800 729 2220
From USA: + 1 877 813 4612
Office Hours: Monday - Friday 9 am – 5 pm (ET)