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Peruvian Government and Business Officials Converge at the New York Stock Exchange for Third Annual Peru Day on Jan. 28

Discussions to Highlight Economic Growth, Major Developments and Investment Opportunities in Peru

Mr. Miguel Castilla, Minister of Economy and Finance of Peru, Rings the NYSE Opening Bell

For Release: 22 Jan 13
Press Invited to Attend Peru Day/Interview Opportunities Available
On Monday, Jan. 28 government officials and business executives from Peru will gather at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) to participate in the third annual Peru Day.  Peru Day is in conjunction with a three-stop Road Show in the U.S., hosted by inPERU, promoting Peru as a business epicenter in Latin America.  The Road Show kicks off at the NYSE on Jan. 28th and will provide an opportunity for Peruvian officials and corporate leaders to share insight into the Peruvian capital market and business environment, as well as the country's major developments and economic growth.  The full program can be found here.
To highlight NYSE Peru Day, Peruvian Minister of Economy and Finance Luis Miguel Castilla, Peruvian Foreign Trade and Tourism Minister José Luis Silva and Peruvian Central Bank President Julio Velarde will ring the NYSE Opening Bell accompanied by Roberto Hoyle, Chairman of inPERU, and José Antonio Blanco, Vice Chairman of inPERU.
Monday, January 28, 2013
NYSE Security Checkpoint/Tent at corner of Exchange Place and Broad Street
9:30 a.m.       Media check-in
9:50 a.m.       Welcome remarks/beginning of seminar
12:20 p.m.     End of seminar/group departs NYSE
2 - 6 p.m.      One-on-one sessions at Ritz Carlton Battery Park
Media interested in covering the event and/or scheduling an interview MUST contact Judy Shaw at 212.656.4290 or
Photos available via Associated Press/New York (212.621.1902), Reuters America (646.223.6285), Getty Images (646.613.4141), Bloomberg Photo (212.617.3420), European Press Agency (917.670.1323), and Insider Images. The Opening Bell (starting at 9:25 a.m.) feed is available via Encompass loop #4009. Media seeking footage via The Switch should contact NYSE Broadcast at 212.656.5483.
For photos and video of the bell ringing, connect with NYSE Euronext on Facebook (NYSE Euronext), YouTube (nysetv1), and Twitter (@NYSEEuronext), #NYSEBell. 
About inPERU:
inPERU is a non-profit Peruvian association which represents all major institutions related to the Peruvian financial markets. Its main purpose is to strengthen relationships between foreign investors and its local participants (issuers, funds, brokers, regulators, among others) and become the main promoter and communication channel for interested parties.