BBVA Chairman & CEO Francisco González pointed out the dramatic impact that technology is having on the transformation of the financial sector during his speech at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. “BBVA will be a software company in the future,” said Francisco González, who anticipated that BBVA will compete in the new digital ecosystem.
Digital banking has grown by leaps and bounds around the world and in Chile as well. The possibility of transferring money and performing many other financial operations through ATMs, mobile telephones, computers and tablets via Internet, is now joined by an innovative bank account on Facebook, the first of its kind in Latin America.
Cryptocurrencies have become a trend. Everybody talks about Bitcoin and its rising value. Now is the moment to think about it and get to know where we are and which the situation is.
BBVA has been named Best Investment Bank in Spain for the fourth time in a row and, for the first time, Best Investment Bank in Mexico and Best Debt Bank in Latin America at the awards of the specialized magazine Global Finance.
The P2P financial market is booming around the world. With growth of 111%, it has become something more than an alternative: in 2012 it handled more than 2,099 million euros in over one million projects, according to the latest report by the consultancy firm Massolution. This is why we wanted to analyze all the agents that are part of this alternative funding ecosystem.
The bank’s mobile app received the ‘Mobile Banking Leader in Functionality Award’ for the second consecutive year from Javelin Strategy & Research. The award bolsters the bank’s mission to provide customers a best-in-class mobile app and advances its goal to become a digital challenger.