Banco Original is a Brazilian financial institution that supports the agribusiness sector through loans, working capital, and financial and strategic consultancy. Its services include retail banking, corporate lending, structured finance, investment banking platforms and project financing. The bank is part of J&F group, one of Brazil's major economic conglomerates. Banco Original is the result of the merger of Banco JBS, the group's credit operation founded in 2008 and focused on the agribusiness industry, and Banco Matone, specializing in retail loans. It started operations in 2011.