Banco Azteca

Banco Azteca

Banco Azteca (Banco Azteca S.A., Institución de Banca Múltiple) is one the largest banks in Mexico with over 16 million savings accounts and about 19 million credit accounts. The Bank specializes in micro-loans and depository services. The company offers current and savings accounts, personal and car loans, payroll loans, mortgages, credit cards as well as business loans, insurance products, online and mobile banking and payment services. It also offers personal and group loans through Micronegocio Azteca and asset-backed loans through Presta Prenda. With over 17,000 employees, the company serves more than 16 million customers through a network of over 4,000 branches – the second largest branch network in Mexico. The Bank also has operations in Peru, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Panama and Brazil. Banco Azteca was established in 2002 and operates as the banking subsidiary of Mexican specialty retailer Grupo Elektra; both companies are part of the larger Grupo Salinas. In 2005, Banco Azteca became the first Mexican bank with branches outside the country in Panama. In 2007, Azteca entered in new markets such as Honduras and Argentina. In 2008, the Bank started its operations in Peru and Brazil. In 2016, Banco Azteca do Brasil S.A. was liquidated by Central Bank of Brazil. As of March 31, 2017, Banco Azteca had MXN 132.096 billion (US$7.3 billion) in total assets.

Head office address:
Av. Ferrocarril de Río Frío
419 A-10 Fracc
Industrial del Moral
C.P. 09010 Iztapalapa D. F.

Banco Azteca (Panamá) S.A.
Calle Jorge Zarak, Plaza America, Local 2
Ciudad de Panamá, Panama
Phone: 507-2787400

Banco Azteca del Peru S.A.
Avenida Larco 663, Miraflores
Lima, Peru

Banco Azteca El Salvador S.A.
Avenida Olimpica, entre 71 y 73 Avenida Sur No. 3742
Colonia Escalón, San Salvador, El Salvador, C.A.
Phone: (503) 2514-4500

Banco Azteca do Brasil S.A. (liquidated)
Avenida Domingos Ferreira, 2010
Boa Viagem, Recife, PE 51111-020