Banco do Brasil (Bank of Brazil or BB) is a Brazilian financial institution, incorpoorated as a mixed company, with participation of the Brazilian Government in 73% of the shares. Along with Caixa Economica Federal, Banco Nacional de Desenvolvimento Economico e Social, Banco da Amazônia and Banco do Nordeste, Banco do Brazil is one of five state-owned banks by the Brazilian government.
According to the bank, the company has 15,133 service points throughout the country, including branches and, with 95% of its agencies have self-service points (more than 40 000 terminals), which operate beyond banking hours. It also has options to access internet, telephone and mobile phone. It is present in over 21 countries besides Brazil.
The Bank of Brazil has 5,000 branches and is present in most municipalities in the country, with a structure over 110 000 employees.
Financial companies owned by BB:
Banco do Estado de Santa Catarina – BESC
Banco do Estado do Piauí
List of BB subsidiaries:
Alliance Insurance Company of Brazil
BB Leasing Company
Bamb – Brasilian American Merchant Bank
BB Vienna AG
BB Securities LTD.
BB Securities LLC.
BB Securities Ásia
Revenue (2012): US$ 51.0 billion
Profit (2012): US$ 5.9 billion
Total assets (2013): US$ 582.1 billion
Owner: Brazilian Government (73%)
Banco do Brasil Headquarters Address:
SBS Quadra 01 Bloco C
Banco do Brasil Contacts:
Phone: +55 61 3310 3400
Fax: +55 61 310 3735
Customer Support Line: 0800 729 0722Banco do Brasil,