FORM 6-K

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 August, 2019

 

Commission File Number 001-15266

 

BANK OF CHILE

(Translation of registrant’s name into English)

 

Ahumada 251
Santiago, Chile

(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.

 

Form 20-F   x   Form 40-F o

 

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted  by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(1): o

 

Indicate by check mark if the registrant is submitting the Form 6-K in paper as permitted  by Regulation S-T Rule 101(b)(7): o

 

Indicate by check mark whether by furnishing the information contained in this Form, the  registrant is also thereby furnishing the information to the Commission pursuant to Rule 12g3-2(b) under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

 

Yes   o   No   x

 

If “Yes” is marked, indicate below the file number assigned to the registrant in  connection with Rule 12g3-2(b): 82-          

 

 

 


 

BANCO DE CHILE 
REPORT ON FORM 6-K

 

Attached is an English translation of a letter filed by Banco de Chile with the Chilean Financial Market Commission and local Stock Exchanges, informing the appointment of a director.

 

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Santiago, August 8, 2019

 

Mr. 
Joaquín Cortez Huerta
President

Financial Market Commission

Present

 

Ref: Essential Information

 

Mr. President,

 

Pursuant to Articles 9 and 10 of Law No. 18,045 and Chapter 18-10 of the Restated Regulations for Banks and Financial Institutions, I inform you as Essential Information that in Ordinary Meeting held today, the Board appointed Mr. Hernán Büchi Buc as director, until the next Ordinary Shareholder’s Meeting, in replacement of Mr. Gonzalo Menéndez Duque.

 

Sincerely,

 

Eduardo Ebensperger Orrego

 

Chief Executive Officer

 

 

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SIGNATURE

 

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.

 

Date: August 8, 2019

 

 

 

 

Banco de Chile

 

 

 

 

 

/s/ Eduardo Ebensperger Orrego

 

By:

Eduardo Ebensperger Orrego

 

 

CEO

 

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