Top banks: ranked by assets as of December 31, 2004.

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Top Banks Ranked by assets as of December 31, 2004 RANK 2004 2003 INSTITUTION COUNTRY 1 1 Banco do Brasil Brazil 2 2 Bradesco Brazil 3 3 Caixa Economica Federal Brazil 4 4 BBVA Bancomer Mexico 5 5 Banco Itau Brazil 6 7 Banco Santander Santiago Chile 7 6 Banamex Mexico 8 8 Unibanco Brazil 9 18 Banco Santander Serfin Mexico 10 10 Banco Santader Brasil Brazil 11 13 Banco del Estado de Chile Chile 12 9 Banco de Chile Chile 13 11 Banco ABN AMRO Real Brazil 14 14 HSBC Bank Mexico Mexico 15 16 Banco de Credito e Inversiones Chile 16 27 BBVA Chile Chile 17 12 Banco Mercantil del Norte Mexico 18 20 JP Morgan Chase Bank Chile 19 15 Deutsche Bank Chile 20 19 Banco Safra Brazil 21 17 Banco de la Nacion Argentina Argentina 22 28 Banco Votorantim Brazil 23 26 HSBC Bank Brasil Brazil 24 21 Citibank Chile 25 24 Nossa Caixa Brazil 26 42 HSBC Bank Chile Chile 27 25 ABN Amro Bank Chile 28 29 Scotiabank Inverlat Mexico 29 36 Citibank Brazil 30 35 BankBoston Brazil 31 40 Inbursa Mexico 32 33 Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires Argentina 33 31 Banco de la Provincia de Buenos Aires Argentina 34 37 BankBoston Chile 35 39 Corpbanca Chile 36 38 Banco de Credito del Peru Peru 37 49 Bancolombia Colombia 38 46 BNB Brazil 39 41 Banco Rio de la Plata Argentina 40 43 BBVA Banco Frances Argentina 41 47 Banco Bice Chile 42 44 Banco de la Rep. Oriental del Uruguay Uruguay 43 48 Banrisul Brazil 44 61 Banco de Bogota Colombia 45 50 Primer Banco del Istmo Panama 46 67 Banco Security Chile 47 58 Banco de Venezuela Venezuela 48 51 Banco Continental Peru 49 53 Banco Mercantil Venezuela 50 60 Scotiabank Sud Americano Chile 51 54 Banco Provincial Venezuela 52 13 Banco del Desarrollo Chile 53 64 Banesco Venezuela 54 75 Banco Pactual Brazil 55 59 Banco Wiese Sudameris Peru 56 57 Banco National de Panama Panama 57 63 Banco Agricola Comercial El Salvador 58 74 BBVA Banco Ganadero Colombia 59 76 Banco National de Costa Rica Costa Rica 60 65 Banco Hipotecario Argentina 61 81 Bancafe Colombia 62 85 Banco Alfa Brazil 63 -- Bank of America Mexico 64 66 BankBoston Argentina 65 69 Bladex Panama 66 83 Banco Popular Dominicano Dominican Rep. 67 87 Banco de Reservas Dominican Rep. 68 73 Banco General Panama 69 77 Banco de la Nacion Peru 70 90 Banco Agrario de Colombia Colombia 71 82 BNP Paribas Brazil 72 98 I.N.G. Bank Mexico 73 88 Banco de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires Argentina 74 93 Davivienda Colombia 75 80 JP Morgan Chase Brazil 76 86 Banco Fibra Brazil 77 71 Banco Cuscatlan El Salvador 78 94 Banco de Occidente Colombia 79 91 Banco Continental de Panama Panama 80 -- Banco del Bajio Mexico 81 -- Banco Popular Colombia 82 84 Banco Rural Brazil 83 97 Banco de Costa Rica Costa Rica 84 -- Internet Bank Credicard Brazil 85 -- Deutsche Bank Brazil 86 -- Banco BBM Brazil 87 -- Banco Azteca Mexico 88 -- Banco Macro Bansud Argentina 89 92 Banco del Pichincha Ecuador 90 72 HSBC Bank Argentina Argentina 91 -- Banco Occidental de Descuento Venezuela 92 95 Banco Industrial Guatemala 93 -- Banco Conavi Colombia 94 78 Citibank N.A. Argentina 95 99 BNP Paribas Panama 96 -- Banco Cruzeiro do Sul Brazil 97 100 Interbank Peru 98 96 Banco Salvadoreno El Salvador 99 -- BMB Brazil 100 -- Bicbanco Brazil TOTAL ASSETS RANK US$ % millions change 2004 2003 INSTITUTION 2004 '04/'03 1 1 Banco do Brasil 90,044.5 13.0 2 2 Bradesco 69,667.9 14.3 3 3 Caixa Economica Federal 55,676.1 6.9 4 4 BBVA Bancomer 49,694.7 13.3 5 5 Banco Itau 49,102.9 19.5 6 7 Banco Santander Santiago 43,350.4 22.6 7 6 Banamex 42,118.4 16.0 8 8 Unibanco 29,893.7 24.0 9 18 Banco Santander Serfin 27,898.5 28.0 10 10 Banco Santader...

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