Banco de la República Oriental del Uruguay
|Founded||August 24, 1896|
Julio César Porteiro,|
Chairman of the Board
Banco de la República Oriental del Uruguay (also known as Banco República or BROU) is a state-owned bank in Uruguay, founded in 1896 under the presidency of Juan Idiarte Borda. It is the most important Uruguayan bank with the largest number of customers.
- "Julio César Porteiro, new BROU Chairman". El Observador. 9 April 2014.
- "History of BROU" (in Spanish). Retrieved 2012-04-30.