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Jul 20, 2017, 14:35 ET NBA All-Star Kevin Durant makes surprise appearance at Austin's IDEA Rundberg as part of BBVA Compass' Summer of Opportunity

NBA All-Star Kevin Durant surprised students Thursday at IDEA Rundberg in Austin as part of BBVA Compass' Summer of Opportunity initiative to pay...


Jul 13, 2017, 14:03 ET BBVA Compass named inaugural Rural Matters award-winner during Texas Rural Challenge

BBVA Compass, which has channeled $79 million in community development loans and investments in rural Texas communities since 2015, was honored...


Jul 10, 2017, 10:00 ET BBVA Compass officially names Ryan Parker as its San Antonio CEO

BBVA Compass has appointed banking industry veteran Ryan Parker as its new San Antonio CEO, where he will lead the market's commercial banking and...


Jun 30, 2017, 13:00 ET Phoenix Mercury And BBVA Compass Announce Winner Of Its "Bright Futures Women In Business" Promotion

The Phoenix Mercury and BBVA Compass have officially announced Backpacks 4 Kids AZ, Inc. as the winner of the second annual "Bright Futures Women...


Jun 29, 2017, 10:13 ET BBVA Compass Bancshares, Inc. closes $750 million senior notes offering

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


Jun 28, 2017, 16:44 ET BBVA Compass announces response to 2017 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 27, 2017, 14:47 ET BBVA Compass improves mobile account origination in latest version of mobile app

BBVA Compass just made becoming a customer easier with the latest release of its award-winning mobile banking app. The app, which was named Best...


Jun 27, 2017, 13:06 ET BBVA Compass celebrates accomplishments of the past decade, looks forward to next

BBVA Compass spent last week celebrating a decade's worth of accomplishments with a U.S. Special on the BBVA Group's global media center,...


Jun 27, 2017, 10:54 ET BBVA Compass-financed affordable housing development for seniors opens in Huntsville, Ala.

Low- to moderate-income seniors have a new place to call home in Huntsville, Ala., after the grand opening on June 15 of Lenox Park Apartments, a...


Jun 26, 2017, 12:32 ET BBVA Compass and San Antonio Stars align on new agreement

BBVA Compass announced today that it has completed a new agreement to team up and create opportunities with the WNBA's San Antonio Stars. The...


Jun 22, 2017, 16:55 ET Aspen Institute names BBVA Compass executive one of its 2017 First Mover Fellows

The Aspen Institute named BBVA Compass Director of Corporate Responsibility & Reputation Reymundo Ocañas one of its 2017 First Mover Fellows...


Jun 22, 2017, 12:41 ET BBVA Compass' signature blue colors to welcome attendees to Houston's Pride Parade

BBVA Compass is sponsoring the Houston Pride Parade for the fifth year in a row, putting its signature blue colors atop the main festival...


Jun 21, 2017, 11:00 ET New BBVA Wallet release provides enhanced functionality and convenience

BBVA Compass is making it easier and more convenient for customers to manage their BBVA Compass debit and credit cards on the go with the most...


Jun 15, 2017, 14:40 ET BBVA Compass helps tackle Rio Grande Valley's digital divide with innovative pilot program

Dozens of families in one of the areas where the country's digital divide is the widest will be getting free internet access thanks in part to BBVA...


Jun 14, 2017, 15:17 ET BBVA Compass raises prime lending rate

BBVA Compass today announced it is increasing its prime lending rate to 4.25 percent from 4.00 percent, effective June 15, 2017. To learn...


Jun 06, 2017, 15:41 ET 20 social entrepreneurs in Texas selected to join BBVA Momentum's inaugural class in U.S.

Twenty social entrepreneurs from Texas who have channeled their passions into solving an array of society's issues were selected to join the...


Jun 01, 2017, 13:20 ET BBVA Compass brightens up the summer months with "Summer of Opportunity"

BBVA Compass is back again heating up the summer days with its "Summer of Opportunity" initiative, brightening people's future with gift cards, a...


May 24, 2017, 12:52 ET BBVA Compass expands its investment in Colorado's Mile High Community Loan Fund as organization tackles affordable-housing crisis

BBVA Compass shored up its commitment to alleviating Colorado's affordable-housing crisis, closing a $1.8 million equity equivalent investment this...


May 22, 2017, 12:28 ET BBVA Compass launches its Year of Opportunity for Small Business, dedicates May to fortifying their financial fundamentals

BBVA Compass, already punching above its weight in its drive to become the lender of choice among small businesses and entrepreneurs, is launching...


May 18, 2017, 15:35 ET Judges from BBVA Compass, UT-Austin McCombs School of Business gather today to select inaugural class of social entrepreneurs for BBVA Momentum

Ambitious social entrepreneurs from Texas are gathering today at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin to make their...


May 18, 2017, 14:57 ET Middle market businesses recognize BBVA Compass for customer service excellence in cash management

Out of the 600 national banks evaluated by research-based financial consulting firm, Greenwich Associates, BBVA Compass has earned its spot as a...


May 10, 2017, 13:52 ET Houston Dash forward Kealia Ohai and BBVA Compass aim to create opportunities in new brand ambassador agreement

BBVA Compass and Kealia Ohai came to terms on a new deal last week to officially appoint the Houston Dash forward as the bank's newest brand...


May 05, 2017, 10:40 ET BBVA Compass lands on DiversityInc's list of country's top 50 companies for diversity

BBVA Compass landed on DiversityInc's Top 50 Companies for Diversity list for the first time this year, a reflection of the bank's commitment to...


May 01, 2017, 12:22 ET BBVA Compass' commitment to low-income families opens doors in vibrant new Austin community

One of the first projects BBVA Compass pursued after the bank made its $11 billion commitment to low- to moderate-income communities in late 2014...


Apr 27, 2017, 09:30 ET BBVA Compass reports net income of $121 million for the first quarter of 2017

- Significant improvement in net income, reaching $121 million - 35 percent improvement from prior quarter and 208 percent...