Company Description (as filed with the SEC)
Our legal name is Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A. We are a financial services holding company that was incorporated on September 14, 1999, as a sociedad anónima (which is a stock corporation) under the laws of Argentina. As a holding company we do not have operations of our own and conduct our business through our subsidiaries. Banco Galicia is our main subsidiary and one of Argentina’s largest full-service banks. Through the operating subsidiaries of Tarjetas Regionales, a holding company controlled by Banco Galicia, and CFA (97% Banco Galicia, 3% Grupo Financiero Galicia S.A.) we provide proprietary brand credit cards throughout the “Interior” of the country and consumer finance services throughout Argentina. Argentines refer to the Interior as that part of the country’s territory different from the federal capital and the areas surrounding the city of Buenos Aires (“Greater Buenos Aires”), i.e. ... More ...