Ministerio de Hacienda y Crédito Público

Ministry of Finance and Public Credit
Ministerio de Hacienda y Crédito Público
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Ministry Headquarters in Bogotá
Ministry overview
Formed 1821
Headquarters Carrera 8 № 6-64
Bogotá D.C., Colombia
Annual budget COP$8,271,366,890,255 (2011)[1]
COP$9,304,856,303,466 (2012)[2]
COP$12,645,417,534,968 (2013)[3]
Ministry executives Mauricio Cárdenas Santa María, Minister
Carolina Soto Losada,
Deputy Minister
Andrés Restrepo Montoya,
Deputy Minister
Child agencies DIAN
UIAF
SuperFinanciera
SuperSolidaria
FOGAFIN
FOGACOOP
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The Ministry of Finance and Public Credit (Spanish: Ministerio de Hacienda y Crédito Público), is the national executive ministry of the Government of Colombia responsible for the financial and budgetary matters of the country as well as implementing the financial policies passed by Congress, equivalent to the finance ministries of other countries.

The first Minister of Finance and Public Credit was José María del Castillo y Rada who was appointed by Simón Bolívar to the Secretariat of Finance and Public Credit in 1821.[4]

The Ministry of Finance and Public Credit is active in developing financial inclusion policy and is a member of the Alliance for Financial Inclusion.[5]

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