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Oct 20, 2014, 16:28 ET
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BBVA Compass appoints Florida business leader to its National Advisory Board

 Civic leader and business executive Marielena Villamil has been named the 22nd member of BBVA Compass' National Advisory Board, which is made...

Oct 17, 2014, 14:23 ET
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BBVA Compass names new city president in Phoenix, one of its top markets

 BBVA Compass promoted Brad Parker to city president in Phoenix, where he'll be in prime position to help increase brand awareness and produce...

Oct 15, 2014, 14:32 ET
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Expanding deposit base lifts BBVA Compass to No. 21 on list of nation's largest commercial banks

 BBVA Compass announced today that its year-over-year deposit growth of nearly double the national average moved the bank up a notch to No. 21...

Oct 15, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Dynamo Players, Bank Executives Talk Careers With Students For Business Of Sports Program

 Nearly 150 high school juniors and seniors from six area high schools got a lesson in financial education and learned about careers in sports...

Oct 10, 2014, 14:47 ET

Francisco González: "The United States is one of the most promising markets for BBVA"

Today, Fox Business broadcast a live interview with the Chairman & CEO of BBVA. "The United States is one of the most promising markets for...

Sep 29, 2014, 11:49 ET
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BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc. Announces Closing of $1 Billion Bank Notes Offerings

 BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc., a Sunbelt-based bank holding company ("BBVA Compass"), announced today that its wholly-owned subsidiary Compass...

Sep 29, 2014, 09:00 ET
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BBVA Compass names new executive to oversee its Community Reinvestment Act program

BBVA Compass announced today that it has tapped veteran banker Chris McGillis to lead its efforts to advance its commitment to the Community...

Sep 26, 2014, 15:14 ET
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BBVA Compass welcomes third member to Fort Payne advisory board

 BBVA Compass named local certified public accountant and businessman Gary Evans to its Fort Payne advisory board to help boost the bank's...

Sep 25, 2014, 11:22 ET

BBVA Ventures announces investment in supply chain finance company Taulia

BBVA Ventures, the corporate venture arm of BBVA Group that invests in disruptive startups in the financial services industry, announced today that...

Sep 24, 2014, 15:58 ET
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BBVA Compass, NBA Cares mark successful year of spreading financial education to students

 BBVA Compass and NBA Cares celebrated surpassing their goal of bringing financial education to 25,000 students in 2014 at their final event of...

Sep 23, 2014, 15:00 ET
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BBVA Compass welcomes four new members to its Atlanta advisory board

BBVA Compass has added four new members to its Atlanta advisory board to support its business and development efforts in Georgia. "We are excited...

Sep 22, 2014, 14:55 ET
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BBVA Compass chief economist testifies at Texas Senate on impact of Mexican energy reforms on state

 BBVA Compass' Chief Economist Nathaniel Karp testified at a Texas Senate subcommittee Friday about Mexico's historic energy reforms, which he...

Sep 08, 2014, 17:19 ET

Clients in the U.S., Mexico, Colombia and Peru enjoyed the cuisine of the restaurant named the world's best in 2013

 Three chefs, four countries and six cities: The BBVA-El Celler de Can Roca tour, the gastronomic event of the year, ended last week with the...

Sep 08, 2014, 12:50 ET

BBVA Compass kicks off week of service initiative in 20 markets across footprint

 More than 1,300 BBVA Compass employees signed up to volunteer in 20 markets across the bank's footprint this week, coming together for a week...

Sep 03, 2014, 15:18 ET

BBVA Compass announces the hiring of community relations officers to coordinate bank's efforts

 BBVA Compass today announced its plan to hire 10 community relations officers across its footprint as the bank extends its commitment to...

Sep 03, 2014, 12:28 ET
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Maria Holmes tapped as new head of asset management and trust at BBVA Compass

BBVA Compass announced today that it has tapped Maria Holmes as its new head of asset management and trust. Holmes will also lead the registered...

Sep 02, 2014, 16:22 ET

BBVA Compass names city president in Fort Walton Beach market

BBVA Compass has named Katie Sharon city president of its Fort Walton Beach, Fla., market, an area where the bank intends to grow its...

Aug 21, 2014, 10:00 ET

BBVA Compass adds three new members to its Dallas advisory board

 BBVA Compass has added three new members to its Dallas advisory board to support the bank's business development activities in the market....

Aug 18, 2014, 10:16 ET

BBVA Compass expands mobile banking suite for treasury management customers

 BBVA Compass today introduced a treasury management app for its commercial clients as part of the bank's mission to offer the best digital...

Aug 04, 2014, 14:00 ET

BBVA kicks off tour with highly acclaimed Roca brothers this week

 Spanish financial services group BBVA and the Roca brothers kick off their world tour today with the first in a series of exclusive client...