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Mar 17, 2015, 09:00 ET
BBVA Compass today announced Houston Dynamo forward and 2014 Dynamo MVP Giles Barnes as its newest brand ambassador.

BBVA Compass taps Houston Dynamo forward Giles Barnes as its newest brand ambassador

 BBVA Compass today announced Houston Dynamo forward and 2014 Dynamo MVP Giles Barnes as its newest brand ambassador.   Barnes, 26, will...

Mar 16, 2015, 10:00 ET
The BBVA Compass NBA American Express Card is the first credit card to bear the global NBA brand.

BBVA Compass NBA American Express Card gets assists from top NBA players

BBVA Compass today announced the launch of the BBVA Compass NBA American Express® Card, making it easier for NBA fans across the nation to get...

Mar 11, 2015, 16:42 ET
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BBVA Compass announces Federal Reserve response to 2015 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...

Mar 05, 2015, 10:00 ET
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Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak to headline BBVA Compass' series of economic forums

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak will offer his perspective on the digital economy to BBVA Compass clients this spring as he headlines the bank's...

Feb 27, 2015, 12:47 ET
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BBVA Compass names Jason Leal its market president of the Upper Rio Grande Valley

 BBVA Compass announced today that Jason Leal has been named its market president of the Upper Rio Grande Valley, where he will lead efforts to...

Feb 26, 2015, 11:06 ET
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BBVA Compass helping low- and moderate-income borrowers overcome barriers to homeownership

 BBVA Compass announced today the launch of its Home Ownership Made Easier, or HOME, program, which helps low- and moderate-income borrowers...

Feb 18, 2015, 16:21 ET
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BBVA Compass welcomes four new members to its Tampa advisory board

BBVA Compass has added four new members to its Tampa, Fla., advisory board to support its business and development efforts in the area. "All of...

Feb 13, 2015, 09:30 ET
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BBVA Compass announces a new card-issuing partnership with American Express

HOUSTON, Feb. 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- BBVA Compass and American Express today announced a new card-issuing partnership, which brings together...

Feb 12, 2015, 15:46 ET
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BBVA Compass relocates its Beaumont corporate offices to historic downtown

 BBVA Compass has relocated its Beaumont corporate offices to a building the bank owns in the city's historic downtown. BBVA Compass moved...

Feb 10, 2015, 11:04 ET
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BBVA Compass cardholders can enroll now in Apple Pay

BBVA Compass cardholders can now put away their plastic and use Apple Pay, the mobile payments solution introduced by Apple. In an extension of...

Feb 04, 2015, 09:43 ET
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BBVA Compass reports earnings of $467 million for the full-year of 2014, up 12% from prior year

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

Jan 29, 2015, 12:34 ET
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Lee Vardaman appointed to BBVA Compass board of directors

 BBVA Compass announced today that Lee Vardaman has been appointed to its board of directors. Vardaman previously served as chief credit risk...

Jan 27, 2015, 14:38 ET
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BBVA Compass awarded top honors for mobile banking functionality by Javelin Strategy & Research

 BBVA Compass' mobile app won the Mobile Banking Leader in Functionality Award for the second consecutive year in Javelin Strategy &...

Jan 23, 2015, 12:06 ET
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BBVA Compass names Hector Chacon CEO of Texas border region

 BBVA Compass announced today it has named Hector Chacon the bank's Texas border region CEO in a move aimed at fostering deeper ties to...

Jan 21, 2015, 19:16 ET
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BBVA Compass hires veteran banker to lead its new Raleigh commercial office

 BBVA Compass has hired veteran banker John Schiappa to serve as its market executive in Raleigh, where he'll be responsible for managing the...

Jan 15, 2015, 11:00 ET
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BBVA Compass names Jennifer Kelly Dominiquini its Chief Marketing and Client Experience Officer

BBVA Compass announced today that it has appointed Jennifer Kelly Dominiquini as its Chief Marketing and Client Experience Officer, tapping the...

Jan 06, 2015, 08:00 ET
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Banks need strategy to reach tech-savvy, educated millennials, BBVA Compass economist says

 Millennials are the most educated, tech-savvy generation in the U.S. and represent a natural opportunity for the financial industry, but...

Dec 03, 2014, 14:35 ET
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BBVA Compass' Project Blue Elf brings financial education, toys to McAllen children

The BBVA Compass Foundation kicked off Project Blue Elf, its signature holiday initiative, Tuesday at Thigpen-Zavala Elementary School in McAllen,...

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...