Founded in 1857, BBVA is a global financial group with a diversified business providing financial services in more than 30 countries to 72 million customers. It is a leading bank in the Spanish market and it is the biggest financial institution in Mexico. BBVA also has leading franchises in South America and the Sun Belt region in the US. It also has a significant presence in Turkey (through strategic investments in Garanti Bank) and operates an extensive network of branches worldwide. This balance between emerging and developed markets allows for revenue diversification and higher recurrent earnings.
Corporate responsibility is inherent to its business model, promoting inclusiveness and supporting research and culture. BBVA operates with the utmost integrity, long-term vision and best practices. It is also included in the main sustainability indexes.
BBVA has earned a spot among the world’s leading financial institutions, more so after the recent financial crisis, during which it showcased notable strengths: recurrence of results, structural resilience in any scenario and value generation for its stakeholders, a value that will grow even more thanks to the technological capabilities developed and which will allow it to deliver on its goal to become the best bank in the digital era.