The Top 10 Banks of Chile in 2012 Based on Tier 1 Capital Ratio

The Tier 1 Capital ratio is a measure of a bank’s financial strength. The Top 10 Banks of Chile based on this measure as of December , 2011 are listed below:   Source: Top Latin American Banks by Country, The Banker Scotiabank Chile is a subsidiary of Bank of Novo Scotia (BNS) of Canada. BBVA Chile …

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Why Invest in Chile’s Financial Sector

Chile has one of the top growing economies in Latin America. Though the country’s economy is primarily dependent on exports of commodities such as copper the composition of the GDP is slowly changing. Today though mining is the major industry in Chile, financial services account for about 16% of the GDP according to a Doing …

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Ten Reasons to Invest in Chile

After Brazil, Chile is the one of the attractive destination for overseas investors.  While Chile’s economy is primarily a commodity-based economy, there are many other factors that favor Chile. From a recent report by OECD: “Chile has managed the crisis better than other small open economies ,” said OECD Secretary-General Angel Gurría. “Thanks to sound …

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