South America


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”

July 2009

(Part 4 of 4) Conversation with Roberto Setubal, president and CEO, Banco Itau Unibanco, the largest bank in South America by market capitalisation
Trading with US$ – globalisation of Brazilian corporates


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”

July 2009

(Part 3 of 4) Conversation with Roberto Setubal, president and CEO, Banco Itau Unibanco, the largest bank in South America by market capitalisation
NPLs – Basel II – IIF market reform – government regulation – the need for stability


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”

July 2009

(Part of 2 of 4) Conversation with Roberto Setubal, president and CEO, Banco Itau Unibanco, the largest bank in South America by market capitalisation
Difference with Asia – openness of the region to international banks competition – evolving relation with international banks


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”


“Banco Itau’s Setubal says that a strong credit culture can reduce NPLs in Brazil”

July 2009

(Part 1 of 4) Conversation with Roberto Setubal, president and CEO, Banco Itau Unibanco, the largest bank in South America by market capitalisation
Strengths of the bank – core franchise – risk management culture on Latin American economies – export to Asia – high level of capitalisation – becoming more international


“Chile’s financial stability underpins its ability to manage inflation”


“Chile’s financial stability underpins its ability to manage inflation”

July 2009

(Part 2 of 2) Conversation with Jose de Gregorio, governor, Banco Central de Chile
Central bank priorities – inflation as an economic stabilisation tool – foreign exchange reserves – relationship between central bank and the government – Chile and the global financial architecture


“Chile’s financial stability underpins its ability to manage inflation”


“Chile’s financial stability underpins its ability to manage inflation”

July 2009

(Part 1 of 2) Conversation with Jose de Gregorio, governor, Banco Central de Chile
Chilean economy in the current crisis economic – monetary policies – domestic capital market – strength of central bank


“Banco Itau’s Setubal on leadership during an M&A”


“Banco Itau’s Setubal on leadership during an M&A”

June 2009

Conversation with Roberto Setubal, president and CEO, Banco Itau Unibanco, the largest bank in South America by market capitalisation
Leadership – Mergers & Acquisitions