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History of the Central Bank of Mexico

History of the Central Bank of MexicoThe Central Bank of Mexico (El Banco Central de Mexico) was founded September 1, 1925 by the efforts of then Finance Minister Alberto J. Pani with the support of President Plutarco Elias Calles. Read more »

Banking system in Mexico

Banking system in MexicoAccording to the Latin American Federation of Banks, in early 2008, only 25% of the adult population of Mexico had access to banking services, which puts it in the group of countries with a low level of access. Read more »

Short introduction into the Mexican banking system

Short introduction into the Mexican banking systemThe Central Bank of Mexico (Banco de Mexico) is constructed on the model of  the U.S. Federal Reserve and has extensive powers to control the money supply. Another leading financial institution is a national Finance company that controls the use of foreign capital in projects related to infrastructure development. Read more »

Mexican pesos – the currency of Mexico

Mexican pesos - the currency of Mexico

The national currency of Mexico is the Mexican peso – one of the oldest currency in the world. The emergence of pesos referred to the XV century (these were silver coins). Before receiving its independence from Spain (1821) in Mexico have been used Spanish Reais – currency intended for the Spanish colonies.  Read more »

Banking holidays in Mexico 2013 – 2014 calendar

Banking holidays in Mexico 2013 - 2014There are following types of holidays in Mexico: festives (traditional holidays to honor religious events), civic (celebrated nationwide, but employees are not entitled to a day off with pay) and statutory holidays (“días de asueto” or “feriados”; celebrated according to the Ley Federal del Trabajo (Federal Labor Law). Read more »


Banks Listing:

Barclays Mexico

barclays mexicoBarclays Bank México operates as a subsidiary of Barclays Bank Capital, providing investment products and services, and offering consultancy services to invest in funds, emerging markets and credit operations since 2006. Read more »

ING Mexico

ING mexico logoING Mexico operates in the country as a part of the Dutch ING Group. The bank active in Mexico since 1995 and is currently provides a comprehensive range of wholesale products such as commercial lending and corporate finance advisory services, tailored to the individual needs of its corporate and institutional clients. Read more »

Inbursa

InbursaInbursa Financial Group is a holding company that operates through its subsidiaries, provides banking and related services in Mexico. The company has operations in lines of mutual funds, general insurance, auto insurance, mortgages, insurance, pension funds and commercial banks. Read more »

Deutsche Bank Mexico

Deutsche Bank in MexicoDeutsche Bank México is a subsidiary of the Deutsche Bank AG – German global banking and financial services company. Read more »

Compartamos Banco

Compartamos BancoCompartamos Banco is a microfinance bank in Mexico, engaged in the credit and insurance sectors.
The bank was founded in 1990, currently serving more than 2.5 million clients with 352 service offices in the Mexican domestic market. Read more »

Bank of America Mexico

bank of america mexico logoBank of America Mexico has a long history in the country, and starts its local presence with a representative office in 1954.  Read more »

BanRegio

banregio logoBanRegio (Banco Regional de Monterrey SA) was founded as a multiple banking institution in Monterrey, Nuevo Leon, derived from the need for specialized assistance, on February 14, 1994 and began operations to the public on September 7, 1994.  Read more »

Scotiabank Inverlat

Scotiabank Inverlat logoGrupo Financiero Scotiabank Inverlat is a member of the Scotiabank Group, a global financial services, is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. Read more »

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