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Feb 22, 2017, 16:18 ET New BBVA Compass CEO Onur Genç offers first impressions of bank's opportunities in U.S.

New BBVA Compass CEO Onur Genç offered his first extended public comments Wednesday since his appointment to the bank's top office, appearing via...


Feb 10, 2017, 15:28 ET Dolphins Cancer Challenge kicks off with support from BBVA Compass and local leaders

The Dolphins Cancer Challenge, the signature initiative of the Miami Dolphins Foundation's health pillar, is set to kick off this Saturday, Feb....


Feb 01, 2017, 09:30 ET BBVA Compass reports net income of $372 million for the full-year of 2016

Fourth quarter total revenue up 5 percent - Total revenue growth balanced as both net interest income and noninterest income post 5...


Jan 30, 2017, 16:00 ET BBVA Compass executives receive recognition as North Texas financial influencers for second time

D CEO, the business publication of D Magazine, recognized BBVA Compass Dallas CEO Key Coker and Small Business Administration (SBA) Division...


Jan 23, 2017, 11:15 ET BBVA Compass Places Amazon Lockers in Select Austin Branches

Riding the wave of next-gen delivery services, BBVA Compass today announced that it has been piloting Amazon Locker at 11 Austin-area BBVA Compass...


Dec 21, 2016, 16:30 ET BBVA Compass names Garanti Bank's Onur Genç as CEO

BBVA Compass today named Garanti Bank's Onur Genç as its next CEO and announced that Manolo Sánchez will become its non-executive chairman,...


Dec 14, 2016, 20:33 ET BBVA Compass raises prime lending rate

BBVA Compass today announced it is increasing its prime lending rate to 3.75 percent from 3.50 percent, effective December 15, 2016. About BBVA...


Dec 06, 2016, 14:43 ET BBVA Compass economists: While Houston stands to gain $69 million from Super Bowl LI, biggest lift could be to city's image

Super Bowl LI will have a net economic impact on Houston of $69 million, which is a small fraction of the city's economic output but still a...


Dec 06, 2016, 13:06 ET BBVA Compass pushes bill to bring account-opening into digital age

BBVA Compass' idea to improve access to banking has been introduced in the House of Representatives in the form of HR 6287, also known as...


Dec 01, 2016, 16:24 ET BBVA Compass scores breakout role in CFO's annual Commercial Banking Survey

BBVA Compass scored a breakout role in CFO magazine's annual Commercial Banking Survey, becoming the only bank to land in the top three across all...


Nov 29, 2016, 09:30 ET BBVA Compass economists: As technology and globalization spur income inequality, investment in human capital is only way to ease it

With the forces of technology and globalization pushing wages farther apart, the U.S.'s best recourse is to invest more in its human capital to...


Nov 16, 2016, 14:00 ET BBVA Compass ranks in top group in 2016 Javelin Online Banking Leader awards

BBVA Compass' digital efforts got a double vote of confidence from independent research firm Javelin Strategy & Research, which gave the bank's...


Nov 11, 2016, 09:30 ET BBVA Compass punching above its weight in small-business lending

BBVA Compass, the nation's 22nd-largest bank by deposit market share, is punching way above its weight in its drive to become the lender-of-choice...


Oct 27, 2016, 09:30 ET BBVA Compass reports net income of $282 million for the first nine months of 2016

Third quarter net income of $120 million - Focus on targeted loan and deposit growth, spreads and capital optimization -...


Oct 26, 2016, 16:15 ET BBVA Compass, Opportunity Finance Network join forces to cultivate new generation of leaders in affordable-lending space

BBVA Compass and Opportunity Finance Network are joining forces to cultivate the next generation of leaders for Community Development Financial...


Sep 13, 2016, 16:21 ET BBVA Compass welcomes Andrea Smith back to Birmingham as market CEO

BBVA Compass is welcoming Andrea Smith back to Birmingham as the market CEO of its headquarters city after she spent three successful years leading...


Sep 12, 2016, 15:24 ET BBVA Compass brand ambassador Kevin Durant visits IDEA Public Schools' Rundberg campus where his foundation, bank are constructing court

BBVA Compass brand ambassador and NBA All-Star Kevin Durant made a towering debut Friday, September 9 at the IDEA Public Schools Austin's Rundberg...


Jul 29, 2016, 09:31 ET BBVA Compass reports net income of $162 million for the first half of 2016

Second quarter net income of $123 million - Loan growth solid while deposit generation remains robust - Average total loans of $62.3...


Jun 29, 2016, 16:43 ET BBVA Compass announces Federal Reserve response to 2016 CCAR capital plan

BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc., a Sunbelt-based bank holding company (BBVA Compass), announced today that the Board of Governors of the Federal...


Jun 14, 2016, 17:38 ET BBVA Compass tour partner El Celler de Can Roca once again among world's best restaurants

BBVA Compass culinary tour partner El Celler de Can Roca, which has landed in the top five on Restaurant magazine's coveted World's 50 Best...


May 20, 2016, 11:10 ET BBVA Compass names José 'Pepe' Olalla head of business development

 BBVA Compass announced today that José 'Pepe' Olalla has been tapped as its head of business development, an interim post he has held...


May 19, 2016, 12:00 ET BBVA Compass mobile banking app wins third consecutive Javelin Mobile Banking Leader award for Functionality

It's a triple play for BBVA Compass' mobile app, which was honored with the 2016 Javelin Mobile Banking Leader award for Functionality for the...


May 11, 2016, 11:35 ET BBVA Compass will move its San Antonio corporate offices, flagship branch to Weston Centre

 BBVA Compass is set to become an even more prominent part of the San Antonio landscape by announcing today that it will claim some choice...


May 10, 2016, 10:58 ET BBVA Compass economists: Federal debt is sustainable now, but it could quickly veer off-path

 While the federal debt has reached its highest since World War II, it is still at a sustainable level given the nation's current economic...


May 04, 2016, 10:39 ET Android Pay and Samsung Pay now available for BBVA Compass cardholders

Now there are more ways for BBVA Compass customers to make purchases, thanks to the integration of Android Pay and Samsung Pay for BBVA Compass...