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Nov 19, 2014, 12:00 ET
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BBVA Compass appoints Rafael Bustillo as Chief Operating Officer

In a move aimed at fostering deeper ties to both clients and communities, BBVA Compass today named Rafael Bustillo as the bank's Chief...

Nov 18, 2014, 11:17 ET
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Texas economy equipped to deal if oil prices collapse, BBVA Compass economist says

 As oil prices continue to fluctuate, the Texas economy is better prepared to deal with an oil price drop and many of the state's major markets...

Nov 12, 2014, 17:52 ET

BBVA and Joan Roca discuss their social-gastronomic tour at the World Economic Forum in Dubai

BBVA and Joan Roca, head chef of El Celler de Can Roca, took part yesterday at the annual meeting of the World Economic Forum in Dubai, where 1,000...

Nov 06, 2014, 11:00 ET
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BBVA Compass pledges $11 billion to community development program

 BBVA Compass pledged today to put $11 billion in lending, investments and services toward supporting low- and moderate-income individuals and...

Nov 03, 2014, 16:15 ET

BBVA challenges developers to create the best apps based on transaction data from Mexico

 BBVA is launching InnovaChallenge MX, a new global challenge for developers that comes with a total of 60,000 euros in prize money for the...

Oct 30, 2014, 10:00 ET
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BBVA Compass, Dwolla team up to offer real-time payment innovation to clients

 BBVA Compass today announced an agreement that opens its technology platform to payments innovator Dwolla, allowing customers of the bank to...

Oct 29, 2014, 09:30 ET
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BBVA Compass reports earnings of $364 million for the first nine months of 2014

 BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc., a Sunbelt-based bank holding company (BBVA Compass), reported today net income attributable to shareholder of...

Oct 27, 2014, 10:10 ET

BBVA Teams Up With NBA On New Multiyear Agreement

The NBA and BBVA today announced a multiyear extension of their marketing partnership, cementing the global financial services...

Oct 23, 2014, 10:00 ET
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Entrepreneur and 'Digital Maverick' Shane Snow to headline BBVA Compass Business Strategy Forum

 BBVA Compass announced today that award-winning entrepreneur and technology journalist Shane Snow will headline the bank's second annual...

Oct 22, 2014, 11:30 ET
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BBVA Compass welcomes three new members to its Phoenix advisory board

 BBVA Compass has added three members to its Phoenix advisory board to support its business development efforts in Arizona. "We are proud to...

Oct 21, 2014, 15:30 ET
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BBVA Compass campaign encourages customers to monitor their finances

 Taking two minutes a day to monitor accounts with BBVA Compass' online banking and mobile app is the focus of the bank's latest initiative to...

Oct 21, 2014, 11:53 ET
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BBVA names winners of apprenticeship at acclaimed El Celler de Can Roca restaurant

Spanish financial services group BBVA announced today the names of the four Texas students who will apprentice under the famed Roca brothers,...

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...