in the U.K. As of December 31, 2014, the company had 929 branches. Latin America This segment includes all the financial activities carried on by the company, through its banks and subsidiaries in the region, as well as the specialized units of Santander Private Banking, which is treated as a globally managed independent unit, and the New York business. The company engages in a range of retail banking activities in Latin America. As of December 31, 2014, the company had 5,729 branches. In Latin America, the company has majority shareholdings in banks in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Peru and Uruguay. Mexico: As of December 31, 2014, the company had 1,347 branches throughout the country. Chile: As of December 31, 2014, the company had 475 branches. Argentina: As of December 31, 2014, the company had 396 branches. Uruguay: As of December 3, 2014, the company had 89 branches. Peru: As of December 31, 2014, the company had 1 branch. The company has a specialized business model, focused on service and with products that enable customers to acquire any brand of new car from any dealer in Peru. United States This segment includes Santander Holdings USA (SHUSA), a bank holding company with two distinct lines of business, retail banking, via its subsidiary Santander Bank and Banco Santander Puerto Rico, and consumer finance business through its stake in Santander Consumer USA Inc. Acquisitions In 2014, the company acquired 19.07% of Metrovacesa, S.A. from Bankia, S.A. Dispositions In 2014, the company announced that it had sold 85% of the share capital of Altamira Asset Management, S.L. to Altamira Asset Management Holdings, S.L., an investee of Apollo European Principal Finance Fund II. Deposits The principal components of the company’s deposits are customer demand, time and notice deposits, and international and domestic interbank deposits. The company offers current accounts; savings accounts; other demand deposits; fixed-term deposits; home-purchase savings accounts; discount deposits; hybrid financial liabilities; other time deposits; repurchase agreements; reciprocal accounts; and central bank credit account drawdowns. Investment Securities As of December 31, 2014, the company’s investment portfolio included debt and equity securities. It invested in U.S. treasury and other U.S. government agencies; states and political subdivisions; other securities; debt securities of Spanish Government; public authorities; and other domestic issuer. Regulation The company is a financial holding company and a bank holding company under the U.S. Bank Holding Company Act of 1956, as amended (the Bank Holding Company Act), by virtue of its ownership of Santander Bank, Santander Holdings USA and Santander BanCorp. As a result, it and its U.S. operations are subject to regulation, supervision and examination by the Federal Reserve System, including both the Federal Reserve Board and Federal Reserve Banks, such as the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Banco Santander Puerto Rico is a Puerto Rico-chartered bank, and its deposits are insured by the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC). The company’s New York branch is supervised by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the New York State Department of Financial Services, but its deposits are not insured (or eligible to be insured) by the FDIC. Santander UK’s branch in Connecticut is supervised by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York and the Connecticut Department of Banking. Banco Santander International is supervised by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta. Santander Consumer USA is regulated and supervised by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and various state regulators. The company’s New York branch is licensed by the New York Superintendent of Financial Services to conduct a commercial banking business. Santander Bank is subject to regulation, supervision and examination by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the FDIC. History Banco Santander, S.A. was founded in 1857. The company was incorporated in Santander in 1875.
banco santander sa
(SAN*:Mexico Stock Exchange)
Santander Group City
Avenida De Cantabria s/n
Boadilla del Monte
Phone: 34 90 211 22 11
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