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BANCO BILBAO VIZCAYA ARGENTARIA, S.A. (BBVA) (Spanish pronunciation: is a multinational Spanish banking group. It was formed from a merger of Banco Bilbao
Bilbao
Vizcaya and Argentaria in 1999, and is the second largest bank in Spain. The company is a constituent of the IBEX 35 and Euro
Euro
Stoxx 50 stock market index . 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.

CONTENTS

* 1 Credit ratings * 2 Mergers and acquisitions

* 3 Presence on stock market indexes

* 3.1 IBEX 35 * 3.2 Eurostoxx 50

* 4 International subsidiaries * 5 U.S. sports market presence * 6 See also * 7 References * 8 External links

CREDIT RATINGS

As of March 2013 BBVA had the following debt ratings with the four major rating agencies:

RATING AGENCY LONG TERM RATING SHORT TERM RATING

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BBVA head-office building in Bilbao
Bilbao
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BBVA building in Madrid.

PRESENCE ON STOCK MARKET INDEXES

IBEX 35

The BBVA is included in the IBEX 35, the official index of the Spanish Continuous Market composed of the 35 most liquid stocks traded on continuous market. The BBVA has a market capitalization of about 51,882 million euros with a share value between 5 and 8 euros.

EUROSTOXX 50

BBVA bank lists in Eurostoxx 50 along with other banks like Santander Bank
Bank
and Deutsche Bank
Bank
.

INTERNATIONAL SUBSIDIARIES

* BBVA Francés
BBVA Francés
* BBVA Prevision AFP * BBVA (Chile) * BBVA (Colombia) * BBVA Bancomer
BBVA Bancomer
* BBVA (Paraguay) * BBVA (Portugal) * BBVA Continental
BBVA Continental
* Garanti Bank
Bank
* BBVA Compass
BBVA Compass
* BBVA (Uruguay) * BBVA Provincial
BBVA Provincial
* Simple Finance Technology Corporation

U.S. SPORTS MARKET PRESENCE

BBVA Compass
BBVA Compass
logo.

On September 13, 2010 BBVA became an official sponsor of the NBA
NBA
. From 2011 to 2014, BBVA sponsored the Birmingham Bowl , a postseason college football game played in Birmingham, Alabama
Birmingham, Alabama
, during which time the game was known as the BBVA Compass
BBVA Compass
Bowl. For the first three editions under the sponsorship contract, the game featured teams from the Big East Conference and Southeastern Conference
Southeastern Conference
. Following the 2013 split of the Big East along football lines, the former Big East berth was inherited by that conference's football-sponsoring offshoot, the American Athletic Conference
American Athletic Conference
. On May 12, 2012, BBVA Compass Stadium opened in downtown Houston
Houston
, Texas
Texas
. It was built as the home for the Houston
Houston
Dynamo soccer team, and from its opening has also hosted the Texas
Texas
Southern University football team. Since 2014 , the stadium has also hosted home games of the Houston
Houston
Dash , a team in the National Women\'s Soccer League that is owned and operated by the Dynamo.

SEE ALSO

* Companies portal

* BBVA Rising Stars Challenge NBA
NBA
exhibition basketball game * BBVA Foundation Frontiers of Knowledge Award annual science and humanities award since 2009 * Big Four (Spanish banking)

REFERENCES

* ^ A B 4-traders. "Banco Bilbao
Bilbao
Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. : Financials, earnings estimates and forecasts for Banco Bilbao
Bilbao
Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. - BBVA - 4-Traders". 4-traders.com. Retrieved 20 June 2016. * ^ "Banco Bilbao
Bilbao
Vizcaya Argentaria S.A. ADR". marketwatch.com. Retrieved 20 June 2016. * ^ A B "Financial Data - BBVA". bbva.com. Retrieved 20 June 2016. * ^ "Annual Results 2015". BBVA. Retrieved 20 July 2016. * ^ "Los cuatro grandes, más fuertes que nunca (The big four, stronger than ever) (spanish)". ABC .es. * ^ https://markets.ft.com/data/indices/tearsheet/constituents?s=IBEX:MCE * ^ "Börse Frankfurt (Frankfurt Stock Exchange): Stock market quotes, charts and news". * ^ "Mentor Europe
Europe
5 Excellent Examples of Successful Transformation Programs". * ^ "S Outlook Stable", December 2, 2013 * ^ "Moody’s Rating Report", March 4, 2014 * ^ "Fitch Downgrades Santander & BBVA to \'BBB+\'/Negative Outlook on Sovereign Action", November 8, 2013 * ^ "DBRS Lowers BBVA to \'A\' After Downgrade of Spain
Spain
to A (low), Trend Now Negative", August 10, 2012 * ^ "BBVA, a Spanish bank, reinvents itself as a digital business". The Economist
The Economist
. 14 October 2017. * ^ A B David Wolman (February 26, 2014). "The Bank
Bank
and the Anti-Bank". The New Yorker. Retrieved 26 January 2015. * ^ Reuters Editorial (13 September 2010). "BBVA becomes NBA sponsor". Reuters India.

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