Peru, March 25, 2013 -- Credicorp (NYSE: BAP) has been awarded by Euromoney as:
Best Managed Company in the Banking and Finance Sector in Latin America
Best for Shareholder Value in Latin America
Best Managed Company in Peru
Furthermore, Credicorp has been also ranked as top company in the following categories:
2nd Best Managed Company Overall in Latin America, among 261 nominated companies
3rd Most Transparent Accounts
3rd Most Accessible Senior Management
Credicorp stood out once again in the nominations of Euromoney demonstrating the excellence of its business management, as well as, the quality of its senior management, its ongoing commitment to corporate governance and sustainability, and mainly the professional quality of all its employees.
The results were part of Euromoney's seventh best-managed Latin American company rankings. The ranking is based on a survey of market analysts at leading banks, consultancy firms and research institutes focusing on Latin America. Respondents are asked to nominate the top-three companies in each of the countries or sectors they cover, bearing in mind market strength, profitability, growth potential, quality of management and earnings. The annual best-managed companies in Latin America survey is the most prominent conducted by Euromoney magazine, recognizing corporations in Latin America. The survey rewards those companies with the most convincing and coherent business strategies in the region, by industry and country. The full results of these rankings and the survey methodology are available at www.euromoney.com and in the March 2013 edition of Euromoney magazine.
Credicorp Ltd. (NYSE: BAP) is the leading financial holding in Peru. It is composed of Banco de Credito del Peru (BCP), Atlantic Security Holding Corporation (ASHC), Grupo Pacífico Seguros and Prima AFP, which are among Peru's top-rated brands. Credicorp is mainly involved in banking (including commercial and investment banking), insurance (including property and casualty, life and health insurance), pension funds (including private pension fund management services) and brokerage services (including trust, custody and securitization services, asset management and proprietary trading and investment).
For further information please contact the IR team: IRCredicorp@bcp.com.pe