Banco Patagonia SA is an Argentina-based financial institution (the Bank) principally engaged in the banking sector. The Bankâ€™s products and services include saving and current accounts, debit and credit cards, fixed-term deposits, consumer and commercial loans, mortgage, funds management, financial advisory, export and project financing, cash management, leasing, as well as securities brokerage, among others. It offers services to individual and corporate customers, agribusiness, small and medium enterprises (SMEs) and governmental bodies. In addition, the Bank provides life and casualty insurance. The Bank owns a number of subsidiaries, such as Banco Patagonia (Uruguay) SAIFE, Patagonia Valores SA, Patagonia Inversora SA SGFCI and GPAT Compania Financiera SA. It is controlled by Banco do Brasil SA.