Lima, PERU, October 5, 2012 -- Credicorp (NYSE: BAP) announces that in accordance with its corporate disclosure policies, and to prevent any leaks of financial results and ensure fairness, the Company will start the quiet period for 3Q12's earnings release on Wednesday October 17. This period will end on the date of the release, Wednesday November 7. During the quiet period, the Company will not disclose any financial information, comment on financial results, or respond to related questions.
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). BCP, its main subsidiary, leads the market with shares of 33.3% in loans; 34.2% in deposits; 39.7% in Wholesale Banking loans; 49% in structuring of fixed income and equity issuances; 52.4% in placement of issuances; 43.6% in assets under management; and 30.4% in trading volume on the Lima Stock Exchange.