Banco Santander, S.A. provides various banking products and services for individuals and companies. The company offers various deposit products, such as demand and time deposits; mortgages, auto finance, and personal credits; consumer finance; and mobile banking and electronic banking services. It is also engaged in corporate banking, treasury, and investment banking activities; designs and manages mutual and pension funds; invests in companies; and offers cash management, trade finance and basic financing, and custody services. In addition, the company is involved in the sale and distribution of fixed income and equities, interest rates, and inflation; trading and hedging of exchange rates and short-term money markets for wholesale and retail customers; and brokerage of equities and derivatives for investment, and hedging solutions, as well as provision of asset management services and insurance policies. Further, the company provides asset management services; manages portfolios and insurance policies; and guarantees and other contingent liabilities, advisory services, etc., as well as collection and payment services. Banco Santander, S.A. operates through 12,951 branches worldwide. The company was formerly known as Banco Santander Central Hispano S.A. and changed its name to Banco Santander, S.A. in June 2007. Banco Santander, S.A. was founded in 1857 and is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.