Banco Votorantim is a commercial bank headquartered in Sao Paulo, Brazil. The bank provides banking services including wholesale and retail banking, treasury and asset management services in Brazil. The firm started activities in 1988 as a distributor of securities, under the company name Baltar Distribuidora de Titulos e Valores Mobiliários Ltda. Votorantim Group was founded in 1918, adopted the corporate name of Votorantim DTVM, and in 1991 started to operate as multiple banks. The bank provides debt financing facilities such as loans, secured debt, and senior debt for the purpose of buyouts, mergers & acquisitions, and public investment second offerings to small and medium-sized companies.