Banco de Costa Rica (BCR) is a state-owned commercial bank that operates in Costa Rica.
The bank began primarily as a private commercial bank until it was designated a currency issuer and exclusive manager of public revenues in the last decade of the 19th century. After the bank nationalization decree of 1948, Banco de Costa Rica became a financial entity with a major role in the development of the country.
- Formerly: Banco de la Unión (until 1890)
- Industry: Commercial banking
- Founded: April 20, 1877
- Website: bancobcr.com
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