Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login


Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.


Financial Products

Enterprise Products


Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000


Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

Chile Consumer Debt Registry Almost Doubles, Mercurio Reports

Feb. 12 (Bloomberg) -- Chile’s consumer debt registry almost doubled in the past year as 975,000 people fell behind on loan and credit repayments, the newspaper El Mercurio reported today, citing data provided by banking association Sinacofi.

The registry of consumers who are late on debt repayments now totals 2.1 million people in a nation of 17 million, the Santiago-based paper reported. Regulators in February 2012 deleted 2.9 million people from the registry, the paper said.

To contact the reporter on this story: Randall Woods in Santiago at

To contact the editor responsible for this story: Andre Soliani at

Please upgrade your Browser

Your browser is out-of-date. Please download one of these excellent browsers:

Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Opera or Internet Explorer.