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Following the global economic downturn, Brazil has emerged as a strong market with increasing investor interest and financial activity. Credit Suisse is perfectly placed to help you profit from Brazil’s success, delivering the products, services and advice you need to achieve your financial ambitions.

Brazil

We aim to be the preferred bank of the best entrepreneurs, companies and investors and the trusted advisor of individuals and institutional investors. We offer a complete portfolio of financial solutions tailored to our clients’ needs.

We aim to be the preferred bank of the best entrepreneurs, companies and investors and the trusted advisor of individuals and institutional investors. We offer a complete portfolio of financial solutions tailored to our clients’ needs.

Since November 2009, Credit Suisse Brazil has the highest ratings obtained by Financial Institutions in Brazil from the Fitch Ratings: Short-term: F1+ (bra); Long-term: AAA (bra); Support: 2.

Credit Suisse: a Successful Track Record in Brazil

Credit Suisse: a Successful Track Record in Brazil

Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo, Private Banking

Strong Relationship Culture

Our bankers offer clients unique advisory services, maintain close relationships based on trust, and constantly propose new opportunities and integrated solutions tailored for each of its projects.

We are a leader in private banking1in Brazil, with R$50 billion2in assets under management. In addition to Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo and Credit Suisse products, we select the best products available in the market for each client, on an independent basis.

Complete Platform of Products and Services3

  • Wealth Advisory
    Estate and investment planning, social investments
  • Global portfolio consolidation and analysis
    Management of your portfolio at CSHG and/or analysis by other institutions
  • Investment Funds CSHG AM and third parties funds
  • Exclusive Investment structures
    Managed acconts and exclusive portfolio
  • CSHG Experience
    Financial education, sucession planning, lectures with economists, events
  • Securities Desk Fixed income, equities and derivatives
  • Corporate Advisory
    Corporate financing, issues of shares and other securities, IPOs, and M&As
  • Lending & FX products
    Foreign exchange, loans, and letters of credit
  • Structured products
    Developed according to market opportunities or client’s needs
  • Alternative Investments
    Real estate assets, Private Equity, structured credit assets

Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo, Asset Management

Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo Asset Management seeks excellence in asset management with an experienced team and offers a wide range of products in all asset classes: fixed income, credit, multi-asset, long-only equity, long-short equity, global, and real estate.

Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo Asset Management administers R$33.6 billion2for individuals, companies, and foundations. To offer the best performance in investments, the Asset Management division is part of a globally integrated network together with the Private Banking and Investment Banking divisions.

Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo Asset Management works to anticipate large market movements. Our objective is to constantly generate returns and protect the wealth of our clients.

Investment Banking

Credit Suisse operates the leading investment banking franchise in Brazil. Credit Suisse’s team of investment bankers is primed to bring you a complete range of products and services.

We have a leading record in IPO and equity offerings, M&A advisory services, structured financing transactions and international debt offerings.

We have close relationships and access to Brazil’s most important corporations and have distinguished ourselves in advising them in complex and innovative transactions.

Leader in M&A

In 2012 Credit Suisse was absolute leader in all the most important M&A rankings.

  • Bloomberg (No. 1)4: volume of transactions of US$31.5 billion, market share: 50.0%
  • Dealogic (No. 1)4: volume of transactions of US$33.7 billion, market share: 40.1%
  • Thomson Reuters (No. 1)4: volume of transactions of US$28.4 billion, market share: 40.0%

From 2005 to 2012, Credit Suisse advised more than 230 M&A deals, which brought in more than US$185 billion, the largest volume for a bank in Brazil.

Leader in IPOs1

From 2005 to 2012, Credit Suisse structured more than 60 deals and helped its clients raise more than US$17 billion, also the largest volume for a bank in Brazil.

Leader in Share Issues1

Since 2005, Credit Suisse structured more than 125 transactions in Brazil, which brought in more than US$29 billion, the largest volume in the Brazilian market.

Leader in Stock Brokerage5

Since 2006, Credit Suisse has been the largest broker at BM&FBovespa. For six straight years it has been a leader in the ranking of share trading in Brasil. Its market share, in one of the most competitive markets in Brazil, was 12.9% in 2012.

In addition, the Credit Suisse broker is one of the most complete platforms of brokerage products and services in the country. We offer equities research services for all of Latin America, high-frequency platforms, market maker, options, futures markets of BM&FBovespa, and exchange-traded funds (ETFs).

Fixed Income & Structuring

In fixed income, we work with investors looking to deploy capital or issuers seeking ways to unlock their growth potential with an optimized capital structure. We provide liquidity, execution, insight and trade ideas. We design customized solutions for special requirements or to solve complex problems and help clients navigate their way through markets with timely and instructive market updates, research and ideas.

 

Credit Suisse Awards

  • In 2012, Institutional Investor magazine named Credit Suisse the Best LatAm Sales Team
  • In 2012, Euromoney magazine named Credit Suisse in its Awards for Excellence edition: Best Emerging Markets M&A House
  • In 2012 Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo Asset Management was named Best Equities Manager, Focused Category (Valor Investe / S&P) for the second year in a row
  • In 2011 and 2012, Euromoney magazine named Credit Suisse: Best Emerging Markets Investment Bank, Best Investment Bank and Best M&A House in LatAm and Best M&A House in Brazil
1)    Source: Thomson Financial Securities Data Company, data consolidated from January 1, 2005 to December 31, 2012
2)    SourceCSHG, December 2012
3)    References to products and services are merely indicative and are not based on any particular investment objectives, financial situation, or individual needs. Our specialists are qualified to advise clients on estate issues and to help identity financial-related needs. Clients should consult expert and independent professionals on any needs and issues related to tax and estate matters. Credit Suisse CSHG is not liable for clients’ investment decisions or for any events or acts involving the professionals they have consulted
4)    Source: Bloomberg, Dealogic and Thomson Financial Securities Data Company, data consolidated from January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012
5)    Source: BM&FBovespa, data consolidated from January 1, 2012 to December 31, 2012; Considers Credit Suisse + Credit Suisse Hedging-Griffo

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