SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Report of Foreign Private Issuer
Pursuant to Rule 13a-16 or 15d-16
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
For the month of March, 2019
Commission File Number 001-15266
BANK OF CHILE
(Translation of registrants name into English)
(Address of principal executive offices)
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant files or will file annual reports under cover Form 20-F or Form 40-F.
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BANCO DE CHILE
REPORT ON FORM 6-K
Attached there is an English translation of a letter filed by Banco de Chile with the Chilean Superintendency of Banks and Financial Institutions, the Chilean Financial Market Commission and local Stock Exchanges, informing on the resolutions adopted at the Ordinary Shareholders Meeting, held on March 28, 2019, with regard to the appointment of a Director. The same information contained in this letter shall also be published in the form of a press release in the Chilean newspaper El Mercurio, on March 29, 2018.
Santiago, March 28 2019.
Mario Farren Risopatrón
Superintendent of Banks and
Ref: ESSENTIAL INFORMATION
Pursuant to article 44 of the General Banks Law, articles 9 and 10 of Law No. 18,045, and Chapter 18-10 of the Restatement of Regulations of the Superintendency of Banks and Financial Institutions, I inform you as Essential Information that in Ordinary Shareholders Meeting, held today, Mr. Julio Santiago Figueroa was appointed as Director of Banco de Chile, position that he will hold until the next Board of Directors renewal.
Eduardo Ebensperger O.
Chief Executive Officer