Banco Santander Chile
Banco Santander Chile, Santiago  

Banco Santander Chile

Banco Santander Chile (SSE: BSANTANDER, NYSE: SAN) is the largest bank in Chile by total assets and shareholders’ equity. It operates as a indirect subsidiary of Spanish financial services giant Grupo Santander. With about 12,000 employees, BSCh provides a wide range of financial products and services to more than 2.4 million retail and corporate customers. It offers savings, checking and current accounts, personal and auto loans, mortgage loans, commercial loans, debit and credit cards, life, travel and car insurance, online banking, investments, mutual funds, cash management, treasury services, leasing, factoring, securitization services and much more. Banco Santander Chile has the largest private branch network in Chile with more than 505 branches, 261 of which are operated under the Santander brand name, 110 under Banefe brand name, 47 under the brand name SuperCaja and 25 under the BancaPrime brand name. Banco Santander Chile was established in 1977 and is headquartered in Santiago. The legal predecessor of Santander Chile was Banco Santiago which was incorporated on September 7, 1977. As of December 2011, Santander Chile had total assets of Ch$24.652 trillion (US$47.43 billion), loans net of allowances outstanding of Ch$16.823 trillion (US$32.37 billion), total deposits of Ch$13.335 trillion (US$25.7 billion) and shareholders’ equity of over Ch$2.0 trillion (US$3.85 billion).

Chairman: Mauricio Larráin Garcés
CEO: Claudio Melandrí
Administration and Operations Manager: Juan Fernández

 Key Statistics:

Founded 1977
Total assets (US$) 47.2 billion (2010)
Net Income (US$) 1.0 billion (2010)
Revenue (US$) 2.4 billion (2010)
Employees 11,576 (2011)
Head office address:
Bandera 140, piso 1
Santiago, Chile
Fax: +56-2-320-8877