Costa Rica Best Bank: Banco de Costa Rica

Costa Rica Best Bank: Banco de Costa Rica

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Costa Rica¹s banking system is dominated by three large government-backed banks that are similar in size, and compete in many of the same areas. This year, Banco de Costa Rica stands out from the other two for having weathered an economic environment that still throws up challenges, despite having largely recovered from the 2008-2009 crisis. Costa Rica¹s economy is expected to grow by 3.7% in 2012, down a touch from the rates above 4.0% seen in 2010 and 2011 supported by industry and services and steady recovery in consumer credit. And in general, the economic recovery of recent years has meant an increase in demand for banking services. BCR is the second largest bank in Costa Rica with

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