Dialing up the heat at Fintech University
If the second edition of Fintech University proved anything, it’s that fintech is still hot. The daylong gathering at San Francisco’s Bently Reserve on Monday, Oct. 17, featured more than 25 notable names from financial technology companies around the globe. In front of a crowd of more than 200, they gave real-world advice and insights from their own experience as seasoned entrepreneurs in areas like payments, lending, user experience and more.
BBVA’s new headquarters in Madrid has been built according to the strictest sustainability criteria to ensure minimal environmental impact. Thanks to the smart systems built into the new Ciudad BBVA it has been possible to cut energy consumption rates by 30%. Potable water consumption has been also cut by half and 100% of waste is recycled.