B3 S.A. – Brasil, Bolsa, Balcão is one of the world’s largest financial market infrastructure companies, providing trading services in an exchange and OTC environment. B3 is a public company traded under ticker symbol B3SA3 on the Novo Mercado premium listing segment and its stock is tracked by the Ibovespa, IBrX-50, IBrX and Itag indices, among others. It also has a solid tradition of innovation in products and technology and is one of the largest companies in market value holding a prominent global position in the stock market industry.
B3’s scope of activities includes the creation and management of trading systems, clearing, settlement, deposit and registration for the main classes of securities, from equities, corporate fixed income securities to currency derivatives, structured transactions and interest rate, and agricultural commodities. B3 also acts as a central counterparty for most of the trades carried out in its markets and offers central depository and registration services.
Through its vehicle and real estate financing unit, the Company offers products and services that streamline local credit analysis and approval throughout Brazil, making access to secured loans easier, faster and safer. In vehicle financing, it is a leader in the provision of electronic delivery services of the information required for the registration of contracts and annotations of encumbrances with traffic authorities.