BanColombia SA is a private commercial bank incorporated under Colombian law on January 24, 1945 and is incorporated until 2044. On April 3, 1998, Banco Industrial Colombiano S.A. ("BIC") merged with Banco de Colombia S.A. and the surviving entity was renamed Bancolombia S.A. The Bank is a financial institution with a presence in other jurisdictions such as Panama, El Salvador, Puerto Rico, Guatemala, the Cayman Islands, and Peru, providing financial products and services to a diversified individual, corporate, and government customer base throughout Colombia, Latin America and the Caribbean region. The Bank grants loans to customers in the following segments: residential mortgage, consumer, commercial, financial leases and small business loans. The Bank manages its business through ten main operating segments: Banking Colombia, Banking Panama, Banking El Salvador, Leasing, Trust, Investment Banking, Brokerage, Insurance, Off Shore, and All other. The Banking Colombia segment provides retail and corporate banking products and services to individuals, companies and national and local governments in Colombia. The Banking El Salvador segment provides retail and commercial banking products and services to individuals, companies and national and local governments in El Salvador. The Leasing segment provides financial and operational leases, including cross-border and international leasing services to clients in Colombia, Central America, Mexico and Brazil. The Trust segment provides trust services and asset management to clients in Colombia and Peru through Fiduciaria Bancolombia and FiduPerú S.A. Sociedad Fiduciaria. The main products offered by this segment include money market accounts, mutual and pension funds, private equity funds, payment trust, custody services, and corporate trust. The Investment Banking segment provides corporate and project finance advisory, underwriting, capital markets services and private equity management through Banca de Inversion Bancolombia S.A. Its customers include private and publicly-held corporations as well as Government institutions. The Brokerage segment provides brokerage, investment advisory and private banking services to individuals and institutions through Valores Bancolombia S.A. Comisionista de Bolsa, Valores Bancolombia Panama S.A. and Suvalor Panama Fondo de Inversión S.A. It sells and distributes equities, futures, foreign currencies, fixed income securities, mutual funds and structured products. The Off Shore segment provides a complete line of offshore banking services to Colombian and Salvadorian customers through Bancolombia Panama S.A., Bancolombia Cayman S.A., and Bancolombia Puerto Rico International, Inc. It offers loans to private sector companies, trade financing, lease financing, financing for industrial projects as well as a complete portfolio of cash management products, such as checking accounts, international collections and payments. The Insurance segment commenced in November 2013 and provides insurance services to individuals and companies in Panama. The All Other segment includes results from the operation of particular investment vehicles of Bancolombia: Valores Simesa S.A., BIBA Inmobiliaria S.A.S., Inversiones CFNS S.A.S., CFNS Infraestructura S.A.S., Sistema de Inversiones y Negocios S.A. Sinesa, Vivayco S.A.S., Banagrícola S.A., Inversiones Financieras Banco Agrícola, Fondo Inmobiliario Colombia and others.
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