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SM Investments Corporation (SMIC), also known as SM Group, is a Filipino conglomerate with interests in shopping malls development, management, retail, real estate development, banking, and tourism. Founded by Henry C. And has become one of the largest conglomerates in the Philippines, being the dominant player in the country in retail with 208 stores across the country. Of these, 47 are SME management stores; 40 are SM stores; 15 are SM supermarkets; 37 are SM Hypermarkets and 86 are SaveMore branches. , the largest company in the Philippines by market value, has been repeatedly ranked as the best Filipino company in Forbes World Magazine 2000. in 1958, Henry C. Sr. started his first company, ShoeMart (SM), a small shoe store in Borno, Manila. He initially focused on purchasing a large supply of shoes from the United States. His business expanded as he turned his shoe store into a large store. At this point, C set up his second company, SM Store, and began selling shares to supermarkets. In 1978, he started buying supermarkets at the northern end of EDSA in Quezon City. During the 90s when SM Megamall opened, its companies were listed on the Philippine Stock Exchange, SM Prime Holdings Inc. and by 2005, the small and medium-sized investment company was opened.