SAO PAULO, June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Banco Bradesco S.A. (NYSE: BBD; BM&FBovespa: BBDC3, BBDC4; Latibex: XBBDC) informs that its Annual Report (Form 20-F) of 2009 was filed with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) on this date.
Banco Bradesco S.A. included in its Annual Report 20-F, "Management's Report on the Internal Controls Relating to Consolidated Financial Statements," certified as complying with Section 404 of the Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX), and attesting that these internal controls were subjected to an appraisal process in accordance with U.S. regulatory norms, and whose results are effective on December 31, 2009.
Banco Bradesco S.A. once again reaffirms its commitment to the quality and effectiveness of its controls in line with the best practices of corporate governance in the market.
Shareholders and the holders of its American depositary shares can request copies of its Annual Report 20-F, free of charge, by requesting a copy within a reasonable period of time to the Market Relations Department, through the e-mail: email@example.com.
Banco Bradesco S.A.
Julio de Siqueira Carvalho de Araujo
Executive Vice-President and Investor Relations Officer
If you have any questions or require further information, please contact:
Mrs. Ivani Benazzi de Andrade, phone.: (55 11) 2178-6218 or
Mr. Carlos Tsuyoshi Yamashita, phone.: (55 11) 2178-6204
SOURCE Banco Bradesco S.A.