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May 24, 2019, 12:06 ET Kevin McMahon named as BBVA USA Head of Engineering

BBVA USA today announced that it has named Kevin McMahon as its new U.S. Head of Engineering, where he will be responsible for the company's overall...


May 16, 2019, 10:00 ET Houston startup Hamper chosen as winner of Launchpad Contest from BBVA Compass and the Houston Rockets

BBVA Compass and the Houston Rockets have announced Hamper as the winner of the 2019 Launchpad contest, awarding the tech startup $10,000, among...


May 14, 2019, 16:30 ET BBVA Compass April Recap: Earnings, community investment and a unified brand

In April, BBVA Compass released its earnings for the first quarter of 2019, reporting a net income of $141 million. Total revenue for the quarter was ...


May 08, 2019, 11:03 ET BBVA Compass named to DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity 2019

BBVA Compass earned a spot on DiversityInc Top 50 Companies for Diversity 2019 list, the bank's second recognition in the US in the last three years. ...


May 01, 2019, 12:00 ET BBVA Compass to celebrate Small Business Month with multiple offers, seminars across its footprint

BBVA Compass is kicking off its annual Small Business Month, its own expanded version of National Small Business Week. BBVA Compass has held its own...


May 01, 2019, 10:00 ET Industry-first BBVA Compass RealTime ARP™ wins Innovator in Cash Management Award

BBVA Compass RealTime ARP™ has been named the 2019 Innovator in Cash Management by Global Finance Magazine, as part of the publication's annual The...


Apr 29, 2019, 13:32 ET BBVA Compass reports first quarter results

Net income for the quarter totaled $141 million Net income declined 32 percent from a year ago as an increase in operating income1 was offset by...


Apr 16, 2019, 16:30 ET BBVA Compass March Recap: Workplace equality, risk management and financial education

In March, the Human Rights Campaign Foundation released its 18th annual scorecard on LGBTQ workplace equality, and for the second consecutive year,...


Apr 16, 2019, 13:48 ET BBVA Compass becomes first Rio Grande Valley company to take Lights Out RGV! pledge

BBVA Compass has officially become the first Rio Grande Valley company to take the Lights Out RGV! pledge, which will include a reduction in lighting ...


Apr 15, 2019, 16:22 ET Avenue to Break Ground on New Community Resource Center in Near Northside

In a press conference today, local nonprofit housing developer Avenue celebrated officially breaking ground on Avenue Center, a new mixed-use...


Mar 29, 2019, 10:45 ET BBVA Compass earns 100 percent on Human Rights Campaign Foundation's 18th Annual Scorecard on LGBTQ Workplace Equility

BBVA Compass received a perfect score of 100 on the 2019 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), the nation's premier benchmarking survey and report on...


Mar 14, 2019, 11:44 ET BBVA Compass commits to providing financial education to 10,000 adults in 2019

BBVA Compass launched its full financial education program for 2019 last week, on the heels of a successful four-month pilot program which wrapped in ...


Mar 11, 2019, 16:49 ET BBVA Compass makes list of Best Second Chance Checking Accounts in the U.S. by GOBankingRates

For the second time within a month, GOBankingRates has recognized BBVA Compass, this time highlighting its second chance checking account as one of...


Mar 07, 2019, 17:02 ET BBVA Compass February Recap: Entrepreneurship, recognitions and "outstanding" performance

In February, BBVA Compass announced three opportunities for entrepreneurs to garner support and funding, including the launch of its annual small...


Mar 07, 2019, 16:15 ET BBVA Compass sets dates for Momentum informational sessions

BBVA Momentum 2019 is coming to cities across the bank's footprint for a series of informational sessions on its small business program for social...


Mar 07, 2019, 15:30 ET BBVA Compass bolsters California presence by naming James Ligman as its Orange County City President

BBVA Compass has named banking industry veteran James Ligman as its Orange County City President, bolstering the bank's California presence by...


Mar 06, 2019, 14:00 ET BBVA Compass Colorado CEO Andy Wykstra wins Banker of Distinction Award

BBVA Compass Colorado CEO Andy Wykstra has been named one of the Colorado Bankers Association's Bankers of Distinction. A longstanding tradition, the ...


Feb 28, 2019, 17:14 ET BBVA Compass and the Houston Rockets collaborate on Black History Month Fireside Chat

BBVA Compass and the Houston Rockets celebrated Black History Month today at Texas Southern University, hosting a Fireside Chat with civil rights...


Feb 27, 2019, 16:41 ET BBVA Compass opens application period for BBVA Momentum 2019

BBVA Compass today announced the official opening of applications for BBVA Momentum 2019, a small business program for social entrepreneurs designed...


Feb 26, 2019, 14:33 ET BBVA Research publishes Economic Outlook for February 2019

According to the latest Economic Outlook published this week by BBVA Research, GDP growth is expected to slow to 2.5 percent in 2019 and 2.0 percent...


Feb 25, 2019, 15:54 ET BBVA Compass names José Luis Elechiguerra as Head of Business Development

BBVA Compass today named José Luis Elechiguerra as its Head of Business Development, where he will oversee the BBVA Group's U.S. efforts around the...


Feb 22, 2019, 15:15 ET BBVA Compass announces launch of two opportunities for entrepreneurs to garner funding

At an event celebrating the winner of BBVA Momentum 2018 last night, BBVA Compass executives announced the opening for 2019 Momentum applications, as ...


Feb 14, 2019, 17:00 ET January Recap: Earnings, appointments and shutdown relief

Included in this month's roundup of articles is the announcement of BBVA Compass' earnings results for the fourth quarter of 2018 (officially...


Feb 14, 2019, 16:05 ET New Launchpad Contest set to open, courtesy of BBVA Compass and the Houston Rockets

For the third consecutive year, the Houston Rockets and BBVA Compass will be rolling out their annual small business contest on February 19,...


Feb 12, 2019, 11:00 ET BBVA Music Sessions awarded a platinum AVA Digital Award

AVA Digital Awards recently recognized the BBVA Music Sessions for its "high standard of excellence," noting the work "serves as a benchmark for the...