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Our history

Commodities
Agrinvest

Our history

Agrinvest Commodities was born in Campo Grande in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul as a result of the merger with Corretora M.Monteiro Ltda., Present in the physical market and auctions of agricultural commodities of the federal government since November 03, 1987. Thus, in 2004 , Agrinvest Commodities is associated with the Brazilian Commodities Exchange (BBM).

Starting in 2004, it began to operate in the commercial advisory and price risk management segments. For this, Agrinvest Commodities has qualified as an Independent Investment Agent by the Brazilian Securities and Exchange Commission (CVM), which allows us access to the BM & F markets, and also has agreements with several international financial institutions that give us access to international stock exchanges such as Chicago (CME), and sophisticated over-the-counter derivatives (OTC) markets. In 2008, it began operations in the paper and cargo markets in Brazilian ports.

In this way, Agrinvest Commodities began its position in the market as a brokerage firm that offers a complete solution in the management of the price risk.

As of 2008, Agrinvest Commodities has begun a phase of internationalization of its business, creating a diversified portfolio of clients in all parts of the world. In 2009 the company transferred its headquarters 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 brokerage firms to be part of the most important arbitrage chamber of the grain trade.

In 2014 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, goal and career plan and shareholders’ agreement.

In January 2017 Agrinvest Commodities took an important step in its internationalization process by opening an office in Geneva, Switzerland, one of the most important global agricultural trading centers, aiming to align offers from South America and demand from several regions of the world. world. On February 15, 2017, the branch was inaugurated in the city of Maringá in the state of Paraná.

In 2019, Agrinvest Commodities continued its expansion process. In January of this year it opened its subsidiary in the city of Miami, Florida, in the United States, and in February 2019 the branch office in the city of Sorriso was inaugurated in the state of Mato Grosso.