Bank of Guatemala

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Bank of Guatemala
Banco de Guatemala
Headquarters Guatemala City, Guatemala, Guatemala
Established 1945
Central bank of Guatemala
Currency Guatemalan quetzal
GTQ (ISO 4217)
Bank rate 3.50%
Website http://www.banguat.gob.gt

The Bank of Guatemala (Spanish: Banco de Guatemala) is the central bank of Guatemala. It was established in 1945.

Governance[edit]

Julio Suárez has been President of the bank since October 2014.[1] He took over from Edgar Barquín, who led the bank from 2010.[2]

Former Presidents of the Bank of Guatemala[edit]

No. Nombre
01 Manuel Noriega Morales
02 Manuel Béndfeldt Jáuregui
03 Gabriel Orellana Estrada
04 Gustavo Mirón Porras
05 Arturo Pérez Galliano
06 Francisco Fernández Rivas
07 Augusto Contreras Godoy
08 Manuel Méndez Escobar
09 Plinio Alfredo Grazioso Barrilas
10 Jorge González del Valle
11 Armando González Campo
12 Carlos Humberto Alpíre Pérez
13 Oscar Alvarez Marroquín
14 Jorge Luis Monzón Juárez
15 José Federico Linares Martínez
16 José Miguel Gaitán Ramírez
17 Lizardo Arturo Sosa López
18 Oscar Humberto Pineda Robles
19 José Federico Linares Martínez
20 Lizardo Arturo Sosa López
21 Willy Waldemar Zapata Sagastume
22 Edin Homero Velázquez Escobedo
23 Lizardo Arturo Sosa Ramirez
24 María Antonieta Del Cid Navas de Bonilla
25 Edgar Baltazar Barquín Dúran

Source: Bank of Guatemala[3]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Julio Suárez appointed next Bank of Guatemala President". Central Banking.com. 22 September 2014. Retrieved 23 May 2015. 
  2. ^ Michael D. McDonald (18 September 2014). "Julio Suarez Picked to Lead Guatemala's Central Bank". Bloomberg Business. Retrieved 23 May 2015. 
  3. ^ "Cronología de Autoridades del Banco de Guatemala: Presidentes, Vicepresidentes y Gerentes - Presidentes". banguat.gob.gt. Retrieved 2 February 2016. 

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