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    36 Shared Service Centers
    located in BA
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    16,675 companies
    in knowledge-based services
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    +120,000 Argentines
    work daily exporting knowledge

Why Come to BA and Turn Talent into Solutions?

  • With a population of 3 million, BA ranks second in Latin America, and is one of the 20 largest cities in the world.
  • BA ranks second among the best places for executives to live in among South American cities.
  • Our professionals are globally renowned for their professional and interpersonal abilities, with the capacity to adapt fast to new and challenging business environments.
  • There are 36 shared services centers in BA.
  • BA is home to one of the largest financial districts in Latin America.
  • The city offers five economic districts, with fiscal benefits for companies providing services in the technology, audiovisual, arts, design and sports industries.
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    16,675 companies
    in knowledge-based services
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    Sector growth:
    x7
    in the last ten years
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    100,000 graduates
    a year

Shared Services Centre and Business Process Outsourcing

  • Already selected destiny: Companies such as JP Morgan, McDonald's and Chevron have chosen BA as the location for establishing their Shared Services Centers.
  • Great education: With 39 colleges and/or universities, 100,000 students graduating each year, and 40,000 foreign students, BA is considered the best city in the Latin America to study in.
  • Significant industry size: There are 16,675 companies in knowledge-based services; over 120,000 Argentines work daily exporting knowledge.
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    12% of
    BA´s GDP
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    4,061 ATM
    (20% of Argentina’s total)
  •  
    77,000 jobs
    (5% of BA’s employment)

Financial Services

  • A developed financial industry: BA is home to a wide range of local and global companies in the commercial banking, investment banking, and private equity industries.
  • High potential: Private-sector credit accounts for only 14% of nationwide GDP, below other developing and developed countries, creating room for future growth.
  • Dynamic debt market: The Argentine national government has recently raised USD 17 billion in debt markets, with bonds maturing as long as 2046.
  • Infrastructure financing: Huge opportunities in financing large infrastructure projects, including public and private initiatives.
  • Growing importance of M&As: Mergers and acquisitions are picking up, creating significant investment opportunities in a vast range of industries.

Useful Facts

Service oriented economy:

  • The Service Sector represents +60% of BA’s GDP and 15% of exports.

Great talent:

  • Bilingual fluency available at competitive costs, positioning BA as the #1 location for setting up a Shared Services Center, a Center of Excellence or similar delivery centers.

Significant industry size:

  • There are 16,675 companies in knowledge-based services; over 120,000 Argentines work daily exporting knowledge.

Financial services:

  • The financial services industry accounts for 12% of BA’s GDP.