Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria

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Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A.
Sociedad Anonima
Traded asBMADBBVA
NYSEBBVA
IndustryFinancial services
Predecessor
  • Banco Bilbao Vizcaya, S.A.
  • Argentaria, S.A.
FoundedBilbao, Spain
1857; 165 years ago (1857)
Headquarters,
Key people
Carlos Torres Vila
(Group Executive Chairman)
Onur Genc
(CEO)
ServicesBanking, insurance, asset management
RevenueIncrease23.680 billion (2015)[1]
Increase€6.81 billion (2015)[2]
Increase€2.642 billion (2015)[1]
Total assetsIncrease€750.07 billion (2015)[3]
Total equityIncrease€55.43 billion (2015)[3]
Number of employees
137,968 (2015)[4]
Websitewww.bbva.com

Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, S.A., better known by its initialism BBVA, is a multinational Spanish banking group. It was formed from a merger of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya and Argentaria in 1999, and is the second largest bank in Spain.[5] The company is a constituent of the IBEX 35 and Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index.[6][7] In 2007, the firm started an initiative to digitally transform the bank. Following implementation, it saw a 19% year-on-year increase in new customers. As of 2015, the total number of these clients stood at 14.8 million.[8]

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