Our history

Commodities
Agrinvest

Our history

The Agrinvest commodities was born in Campo Grande in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul from the merger with brokerage M. Monteiro LTDA., present in the physical market and auctions of agricultural commodities of the federal government since November 3, 1987. Thus, in 2004, Agrinvest commodities arises associated with the Brazilian stock Exchange – BBM.

From 2004, an action is initiated in the trade advisory and price risk management segments. For this, Agrinvest commodities qualified as an investment agent by the Securities Commission (CVM), which allows us access to the BM&F markets, and also made deals with various international financial institutions that give us access to scholarships International such as Chicago (CME), and the sophisticated OTC derivatives markets. In 2008, a performance was initiated in the paper markets and offices in Brazilian ports. In this way, Agrinvest commodities started its positioning on the market as a broker offering a complete solution in price risk management.

From 2008, Agrinvest Commodities started a phase of internationalisation of its businesses, creating a diversified portfolio of customers in all parts of the world. In 2009 the company transferred its matrix to the city of Curitiba in the state of Paraná.

In 2011, Agrinvest Commodities became a member of the grain and Feed trade Association – GAFTA, being one of the first Brazilian brokerages to be part of the most important arbitration chamber of the grain trade.

In 2014 the Agrinvest commodities implemented corporate governance, with a board of directors chaired by external members, which generated important benefits for its stakeholders; The code of Ethics, plan of goals and career and shareholder agreement.

In January 2017 the Agrinvest commodities took an important step in its internationalisation process inaugurating an office in Geneva in Switzerland, one of the most important global agricultural shopping centers, aiming to align offers from South America and demand From diverse regions of the world.