Is a non-profit entity created in Mar del Plata, Argentina in 1965 by the banking associations and other agencies of 19 Latin American countries, encompassing over 500 regional banks.

FELABAN´s objectives include:

  • To promote and facilitate the  contact, understanding and direct relationships between the financial entities  in Latin America, irrespective of the internal political issues of each country.

  • To contribute to, by means of its technical services, the coordination of criteria and to the unification of general banking and financial usage and practices in Latin America.

  • To cooperate, within the scope of its own activities, a more efficient economic development in Latin American countries and to the economic integration movements in which they participate.

  • To endeavor by all means available to promote the development and well being of the countries where its members reside.

  • To procure a greater financial deepening and a greater access to financial services for populations with low incomes as a way to contribute towards the reduction of poverty in Latin American countries.

Please visit us at:


Carrera 11 A N° 93 – 67 oficina 202

PBX: (57 1) 6215848

FAX: (57 1) 6217659

Bogotá – Colombia