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Bloomberg Link Gathers Finance Leaders For Chile Economic Summit

July 28, 2011

Press Release

Features Experts on the Chilean Economy, Including Finance
Minister Felipe Larrain; Former Pres. of Banco Central de Chile
Vittorio Corbo; and Jorge Selaive, Chief Economist, BCI

New York — As Chilean President Sebastian Pinera’s government
sets in motion its plans to attain developed-nation status for
his country by the end of the decade, Bloomberg LINK will
convene leaders from both the public and private sector, as well
as top financial experts, to focus on the country’s economy at
the Bloomberg Chile Economic Summit.

The Summit, to be held on Tuesday, August 23rd at Museo de Artes
Visuales in Santiago, Chile, will examine the economic outlook
for Chile by analyzing the country’s public and private sectors,
and will look at President Pinera’s goal to raise Chile’s GDP
per capita to European levels such as Portugal and create one
million new jobs during his four year term. Among other topics,
speakers will offer their insights on whether or not Chile can
become Latin America’s next financial hub by discussing how the
Pacific Accord may impact Chile’s marketplace and how the nation
can close its income gap and diversify its economy.

“Chile has become one of Latin America’s most interesting
emerging market success stories,” said Robert Bierman, head of
Bloomberg LINK. “Participants at the Bloomberg Chile Economic
Summit will discuss how the country can take the next steps in
development and sustain its rapid growth.”

Key speakers include:

-José Ignacio Bordali, Director of Global Clients and Investment
Banking Division, BBVA Chile

-Juan Andres Camus, Chairman and Co-founder, Celfin Capital
Claudio

-Fernando Coloma, Superintendente de Valores y Seguros, Chile

-Vittorio Corbo, Former President, Banco Central de Chile

-Alan Farcas, Managing Director, Endeavor, Chile

-José de Gregorio, Governor, Central Bank of Chile

-Felipe Larrain, Minister of Finance, Chile

-Claudio Melandri, CEO, Banco Santander, Chile

-Jorge Selaive, Chief Economist, Banco de Crédito e Inversiones
(BCI)

-Guillermo Tagle, Partner and CEO, IM Trust

The conference is being sponsored by GBM Latin America.

For more information on the program and speakers, please visit:
http://www.bloomberglink.com/chile.

Follow us on Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter (@BBGLINK). The
hashtag for this event is #BBchile.

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