B3 SETTLEMENT BANK (BANCO B3 DE SERVIÇOS DE LIQUIDAÇÃO E CUSTÓDIA S.A.)
The B3 Settlement Bank was first organized in 2004 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of the former Mercantile and Futures Exchange, with the purpose of facilitating the clearing and settlement of transactions carried out in the markets managed by B3, and acting as an important mechanism for risk mitigation and operational support.
BM&F (USA) INC.
BM&F USA Inc. is a wholly-owned subsidiary based in New York, which also operates our representative office in Shanghai, China. It operates in these regions as a cross-border representative office, establishing professional relationships with other exchanges and market regulators. It also prospects customers for the markets we manage and disseminates information about the Brazilian market.
BM&FBOVESPA (UK) LTD.
BM&FBOVESPA (UK) Ltd. is a wholly-owned subsidiary based in London. Since its opening in 2009 it has been promoting the Exchange, its markets, and products and services to institutional investors in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA). It establishes professional relationships with market regulators, governmental entities, and the exchanges of the region, and assists in prospecting new customers for our markets.
RIO DE JANEIRO STOCK EXCHANGE, OR BVRJ (BOLSA DE VALORES DO RIO DE JANEIRO)
BVRJ is an inactive stock exchange. BM&FBOVESPA holds 99 BVRJ membership certificates, corresponding to 86.09% majority participation. Since 2004, it has been renting space in its headquarters building where interested parties can hold a variety of events.
B3 SOCIAL INVESTMENT (B3 SOCIAL)
The B3 Social Investment is a civil society organization, which was created in 2007 for the purpose of integrating and coordinating our social investment projects.
BSM, OR BM&F MARKET SUPERVISION (BM&FBOVESPA SUPERVISÃO DE MERCADOS)
Is a not-for-profit association organized as a self-regulatory and market surveillance organization, which consistent with CVM Ruling 461/07, is responsible for regulatory and oversight activities relative to the markets we operate. BSM is not consolidated in our financial statements.
BLK, established in 2008, is one of the leading companies specializing in electronic & algorithmic trading in Brazil. It creates and develops software and algorithms – among which its main platform RoboTrader – for executing orders in the equities and derivatives markets.
PORTAL DE DOCUMENTOS
Portal de Documentos was founded in 2007 and specializes in digital solutions for participants in the credit cycle, with procedures for credit collection of vehicles and real estate loans, through electronic notices and subpoenas, electronic noting protest, property consolidation and information package for judicial debt collection dispute. In addition, it also supports electronically the registration in notaries of property contracts, goods, equipment and documents in general, with the aim of making such registration public and legally valid before third parties.
Last updated on February 28, 2020