1. LigaBBVA.com presents a special action on Twitter on the occasion of the #clásicoBBVA

    On the occasion of the #clásicoBBVA pitting Real Madrid C.F. against Fútbol Club Barcelona, which will take place at the Santiago Bernabéu stadium next Saturday, October 25, 2014, LigaBBVA.com is launching a very special action on Twitter. The aim is to channel the conversations around the match, a meeting point for all soccer lovers. An interactive space where users can show their support for their favorite team, and also learn… Continuar leyendo LigaBBVA.com presents a special action on Twitter on the occasion of the #clásicoBBVA »


  2. Madrid gets ready for the 8th BBVA Solidarity Run

    Next December 7 you’re invited to take part in a sports event for a good cause: the 8th BBVA Solidarity Run. Under the slogan “Building Spaces of Hope”, the aim of this edition is to consolidate the Cáritas Social Cooperative in Madrid. 160,000 euros were raised last year, which helped over 70 families. As in previous editions, the participants have a choice of two distances, 5 km and 10 km;… Continuar leyendo Madrid gets ready for the 8th BBVA Solidarity Run »


  3. Carlos Soria’s new challenge: objective #ShishaPangma

    The mountain climber and BBVA ambassador, Carlos Soria, faces a new challenge. After last spring’s success on Kanchenjunga, the BBVA Expedition led by Soria aims to climb Shisha Pangma. Its imposing 26,335 feet forms part of the Ávila native’s goal of becoming the oldest person to climb the 14 tallest mountains in the world. Not only is he a role model for many people, Carlos Soria has also become one… Continuar leyendo Carlos Soria’s new challenge: objective #ShishaPangma »


  4. BBVA Bancomer Foundation teams up with Liga Bancomer MX to promote “Balón de la Educación” initiative

    To raise awareness about the importance of education, as well as support middle and high school students, the BBVA Bancomer Foundation, the Bancomer Mexican Soccer League and Voit presented the Balón de la Educación (Soccer ball for Education) initiative, which will be used during the 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th week of the Bancomer Mexican Soccer League for all 36 matches. You can see the promotional video here: The “Balón… Continuar leyendo BBVA Bancomer Foundation teams up with Liga Bancomer MX to promote “Balón de la Educación” initiative »


  5. Momentum Project and BBVA Suma, social networks showing solidarity

    Momentum Project, a program that provides support for social enterprises led by BBVA and ESADE in collaboration with PwC, continues to evolve and each iteration is better than the last. Meanwhile, BBVA Suma continues to undertake new projects and launch active campaigns on the platform.                 Momentum Project began in 2011, when social enterprises were still not considered a real option to improve… Continuar leyendo Momentum Project and BBVA Suma, social networks showing solidarity »


  6. Ruta BBVA 2014 is heading for Peru

    Today June 18, the Ruta BBVA 2014 expedition will travel to Peru. There, the adventure will begin, taking the members of the expedition to the sources of the Amazon River. Later, the second stage will continue in Spain, where they will follow in the footsteps of great Spanish discoverers and entrepreneurs.                 35 intense days in which they will combine education in values… Continuar leyendo Ruta BBVA 2014 is heading for Peru »


  7. BBVA, the best Spanish company in the European ranking of online CSR communication

    In the 6th CSR Online Awards, BBVA is the 7th best company in a ranking prepared by the Italian consultancy firm Lundquist, which assesses over 100 European companies. BBVA is the first Spanish company in this ranking, which derives its results based on three areas: clarity, user experience and continuity of publications.                 BBVA stands out in the category of clarity, offering its… Continuar leyendo BBVA, the best Spanish company in the European ranking of online CSR communication »


  8. BBVA Provincial celebrates its 4th Anniversary on Twitter with the campaign #HappyBdayBBVA

    We have been celebrating the campaign # FelizCumpleBBVA (#HappyBdayBBVA) for 3 years at BBVA Provincial; which began as an initiative within the area of Social Media to generate contact with our customers and followers on social networks differently. Its main purpose is to celebrate the anniversary of the activation of @BBVAProvincial account on Twitter, which this year celebrates 4 years, and for this reason we ask for congratulations and best… Continuar leyendo BBVA Provincial celebrates its 4th Anniversary on Twitter with the campaign #HappyBdayBBVA »


  9. BBVA Spain hits the 100,000 fans mark on Facebook

    After little more than two years in operation, the BBVA Spain Facebook page has reached the 100,000 fans mark.  A page that was created to bring the bank to your daily life, to converse, and to help. Let’s see what’s beneath such a nice round figure: 1,300 posts that were shared on 8,000 occasions, that were “liked” 80,000 times, and that generated 13,000 comments. We have held drawings for trips,… Continuar leyendo BBVA Spain hits the 100,000 fans mark on Facebook »


  10. BBVA tops the world ranking in sustainability communication in the social media

    BBVA has been recognized as the best company in the world in online communication of corporate responsibility and sustainability through its more than 40 channels and profiles on the social networks. Projects such as FundeuBBVA, rutaBBVA, momentumproject, bancaparatodos, bbvacontuempresa, bbvasocialmedia, bbvasuma, valoresdefuturo, openmind and adelantecontufuturo have enabled BBVA to lead the Social Media Sustainability Index ranking and maintain its position among the 80 best global companies in terms of CSR,… Continuar leyendo BBVA tops the world ranking in sustainability communication in the social media »


  11. BBVA on iRedes: 4th Ibero-American Congress on Social Networks

    On March 6 and 7, BBVA was once again be present at the 4th Ibero-American Congress on Social Networks, that was held at the Evolución Forum, the Conference Center in Burgos. Over 30 speakers discussed about effective communication on social networks, digital contents, business activity on the Internet, the phenomenon of youtubers, photography on networks like Twitter and Instagram, online relationships and conversations, and social networks as secondary screens, among… Continuar leyendo BBVA on iRedes: 4th Ibero-American Congress on Social Networks »


  12. Liga BBVA exceeds 5 million friends on Facebook

    More than five million thanks, which could be used to fill the Camp Nou (the stadium with the greatest capacity in Liga BBVA) 50 times or Vallecas (the lowest capacity) 339 times. The adventure of bringing together so many people who are passionate about this sport usually requires an equal amount of passion between soccer and work. Liga BBVA channels are managed through the imagination and the quest for differential… Continuar leyendo Liga BBVA exceeds 5 million friends on Facebook »


  13. BBVA Continental reaches one million followers and launches new digital content

    During the night of January 30 the online community of BBVA Continental (BBVA’s subsidiary in Peru) hit one million Facebook followers. To celebrate, the bank organized a big event featuring well-known artists, opinion leaders, chefs and social network influencers.   It also announced the launch of the new digital content platform #BBVACONTINENTALHOY, which will host a range of guests from the world of art, cooking and sports who will post… Continuar leyendo BBVA Continental reaches one million followers and launches new digital content »


  14. Wizzo, a new way of connecting your money with your life

    BBVA presents Wizzo, which is its first 100% digital product in Spain that is particularly aimed at young audiences because of the product’s simplicity. A web and cell phone tool for iOS and Android, which you can use to put together kitties online with friends, shop online or send and request money with one click, and more. It also has the option of making custom savings plans for such things as a future trip or… Continuar leyendo Wizzo, a new way of connecting your money with your life »


  15. Want to see how construction work on the new BBVA headquarters in Madrid is progressing?

    Construction of the future BBVA City is making good progress. Phase 1, which is already finished, now hosts more than 1,800 group employees. The spectacular slats featured on the exterior of the building represent its hallmark horizontal section. The central vertical section of the main building, called ‘La Vela’ (The Sail), is close to reaching its full 19-storey height. BBVA has covered the construction works via a number of channels:… Continuar leyendo Want to see how construction work on the new BBVA headquarters in Madrid is progressing? »


  16. ‘Yo subo con Carlos Soria’ wins the TNS FanPage Award in the Sports Category

    TNS, a leader in market research and opinion, recently celebrated its TNS Fan Page Awards, which honor the best branded Facebook pages based on votes from fans themselves. 263 firms from all kinds of industries and businesses were competing for the awards. BBVA won in the Sports category thanks to its ‘Yo subo con Carlos Soria’ (I climb with Carlos Soria) page. The organizers of the awards praised the “good… Continuar leyendo ‘Yo subo con Carlos Soria’ wins the TNS FanPage Award in the Sports Category »


  17. Anida builds its presence on the social networks

    2013 is the year in which Anida, the BBVA’ s real state company,  has disembarked on the social networks. The first step was to commission a study lasting several months on the real estate sector in Internet and the social networks. The results of this study provided us with the keys to create a social media strategy based around the key moments where we find Anida’s customers or potential customers:… Continuar leyendo Anida builds its presence on the social networks »


  18. You never forget your first day

    Yo Soy Empleo is a BBVA initiative in Spain that offers financial support to SMEs and self-employed individuals who hire unemployed persons, giving them the opportunity to experience their first day at work once more. Some of the SMEs and employees who have benefitted from the Yo Soy Empleo program now feature in a new BBVA advertising campaign. Based on a concept called “The first day”, the recently hired employees… Continuar leyendo You never forget your first day »


  19. BBVA invites you to take part in a competition to create a New Year’s greetings video for 2014

    BBVA launches this worldwide competition for people of any age and from any region. All you have to do is create a video wishing everyone a better future, and the winning entry will be used as BBVA’s New Year’s greetings message. It couldn’t be easier to take part: go to the platform, enter your details in the fields, and upload the video before 8 December. The winning video will be… Continuar leyendo BBVA invites you to take part in a competition to create a New Year’s greetings video for 2014 »


  20. Blue BBVA, new design and contents

    Blue BBVA is the BBVA program in Spain targeted at young people under 30 years of age (also known as “blues”) that offers both financial and non-financial products and services tailored to the needs and requirements of this group. Both the look and the contents of the website and its social profiles have been upgraded recently. Blue BBVA is very active on social media. Since the creation of the Blue BBVA page on Facebook… Continuar leyendo Blue BBVA, new design and contents »


  21. BBVA launches “Mi Jubilación”, a financial literacy project focused on pensions

    BBVA, through its newly created Pension Institute, has just launched “Mi Jubilación” (Mi Retirement), a financial literacy project focused on pensions aimed at providing information and knowledge to society, so we can all gain a better understanding and take informed decisions for the future. The aim of this program is to promote knowledge and retirement planning among the population, since the first survey conducted by the BBVA Pension Institute revealed… Continuar leyendo BBVA launches “Mi Jubilación”, a financial literacy project focused on pensions »


  22. Let’s make it even simpler… ‘BBVA dondeestés / Anywhere banking’

    BBVA has just launched the first worldwide marketing campaign in the main geographical regions where it operates. This campaign features four of BBVA’s international Brand Ambassadors: Liga BBVA players Iker Casillas and Andrés Iniesta, and NBA players Kevin Durant and James Harden, who will raise our profile and help us fulfill our goal of encouraging the use of all the channels through which the Group provides its products and services…. Continuar leyendo Let’s make it even simpler… ‘BBVA dondeestés / Anywhere banking’ »


  23. BBVA submits five nominations for the TNS Fan Page Awards in Spain

    TNS, a leader in market research, is organizing the first TNS Fan Page Awards for the best Facebook brand pages based on the opinions of their fans. In Spain, BBVA is submitting these pages in the following categories: BBVA Group, BBVA Spain and BBVA Innovation Center in: Financial and Insurance Institutions. Liga BBVA and Yo subo con Carlos Soria (I climb with Carlos Soria): Sports The five pages are also… Continuar leyendo BBVA submits five nominations for the TNS Fan Page Awards in Spain »


  24. South America: Six new press rooms on Twitter

    BBVA has officially opened six new press rooms on Twitter during the BBVA Economic Conferences: Investing in South America event, where the COO Ángel Cano announced an ambitious investment plan for the region. Starting on September 11, Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay will have new information platforms through which the Bank will establish direct contact with the Latin American press. The new channels will have two very clear… Continuar leyendo South America: Six new press rooms on Twitter »


  25. BBVAsocialmedia.com reinvents itself and displays the bank’s contents in real-time

    BBVA’s social networks portal has taken another step forward. WE have  transformed our front page into an aggregator of all the bank’s contents and now features real-time conversation in a highly attractive and visual layout for visitors. What’s more it provides further evidence of how everyone works together as a team to create BBVA’s image on the net. We have just updated our site by including an aggregator with all the… Continuar leyendo BBVAsocialmedia.com reinvents itself and displays the bank’s contents in real-time »


  26. @LigaBBVA: 1,000,000 followers and growing

    Soccer and the best league in the world, LigaBBVA, are attracting hundreds of thousands of supporters all over the world. The appeal of soccer and the careful management of contents have resulted in the LigaBBVA Twitter breaking the one million follower mark, with thousands more joining every day. The great challenge for this 2013/2014 season will be to give users more say, trying to offer them quality contents demanded by… Continuar leyendo @LigaBBVA: 1,000,000 followers and growing »


  27. Follow the development of the new corporate headquarters on the Ciudad BBVA photoblog

    BBVA is launching a photoblog on Ciudad BBVA in order to show how the construction of the new corporate headquarters is developing. The website, which will be updated weekly, contains pictures of the construction of this complex and of its most iconic building, La Vela. It will also offer pictures of the people who work every day at the construction site and in the surroundings. Located in Las Tablas (Madrid),… Continuar leyendo Follow the development of the new corporate headquarters on the Ciudad BBVA photoblog »


  28. BBVA Bancomer takes off on the social networks

    In mid-March this year, BBVA Bancomer officially opened its accounts on social networks, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube being the first platforms through which the Bank has a more direct contact with its thousands of Mexican customers. The big challenge was to design a strategy based on the values of innovation and simplicity that characterize the BBVA Network, while providing value in its content. The result has been a warm welcome… Continuar leyendo BBVA Bancomer takes off on the social networks »


  29. BBVA Asset Management, one of the 50 world’s most active managers in social networks

    BBVA Asset Management is the only Spanish asset manager in the ranking of the 50 most active managers in social networks worldwide, according to the classification developed by Caceis Investor Services and PwC. It has been ranked 36 in a list led by BlackRock and clearly dominated by US and independent entities. This classification has been made after analyzing the behavior in social networks of 104 large asset managers, from… Continuar leyendo BBVA Asset Management, one of the 50 world’s most active managers in social networks »


  30. Follow the 2013 Ruta Quetzal BBVA on the social networks

    The 2013 Ruta Quetzal BBVA  expedition is already underway. Today, Tuesday June 18, the 227 members of the expedition from 50 countries head for Panama, where they will discover the Great Adventure of the Discovery of the South Sea, to celebrate the five hundredth anniversary of the discovery of the Pacific Ocean by Núñez de Balboa. The young people will then travel to Belgium, where they will visit the European… Continuar leyendo Follow the 2013 Ruta Quetzal BBVA on the social networks »


  31. Do you know it all about Liga BBVA?

    Who was the youngest player to score a goal in the Liga BBVA with FC Barcelona? Xavi Hernández, Leo Messi or Bojan Krkic. Who is the top scorer in the history of Real Madrid from the penalty spot? Cristiano Ronaldo, Luis Figo or Hugo Sánchez. The Liga BBVA profile on Facebook has released a new competition. Do you know it all about the best league in the world, Liga BBVA?… Continuar leyendo Do you know it all about Liga BBVA? »


  32. La Vela, the nickname chosen by the employees for the new BBVA tower

    María or Laura, Lucas or Raúl, Aitana or Ariadna. They’ll be born in a few months, and the parents are already drawing up a list of names to call their new baby. And that’s just what the employees have been doing with the most emblematic building in the Bank’s future headquarters in Madrid. Creativity, the power of imagination and the internal social networks have all come together to enable this… Continuar leyendo La Vela, the nickname chosen by the employees for the new BBVA tower »


  33. Linguistic profile is the main sign of digital identity (and other findings of the #españolenlared conference)

    On April 11 the 2nd “Good use of Spanish in social media” Fundéu BBVA-Aerco PSM Conference was held at the BBVA Innovation Center. In this second edition experts from different fields expressed their views on language use by communication professionals in the media and digital platforms. At this meeting, aimed at those who use these media professionally, the following conclusions were drawn: Language profile is one of the main signs… Continuar leyendo Linguistic profile is the main sign of digital identity (and other findings of the #españolenlared conference) »


  34. #Kanchenlive: May 9, a day with Carlos Soria on Twitter

    Do you want to know what life is like at the Base Camp of an eight-thousand meter mountain? BBVA and Carlos Soria are going to reveal it to you. This Thursday May 9 is #KanchenLive day when the 74-year old climber will narrate through his Twitter account @RetoCarlosSoria the experience of a day at the Kanchenjunga Base Camp, at 5,500 meters high. What do they eat? When do they get… Continuar leyendo #Kanchenlive: May 9, a day with Carlos Soria on Twitter »


  35. BBVA Open Talent is aiming for 4,000 followers

    Entrepreneurs move quickly on the social networks, particularly those who work in technology-related economic sectors. This is why the BBVA Open Talent Twitter channel has been registering intense activity recently, due to the opening of the announcement of this fifth start-up competition. BBVA Open Talent is a BBVA initiative that rewards start-ups established less than two years ago with funding for a business project worth 100,000 euros carried out in… Continuar leyendo BBVA Open Talent is aiming for 4,000 followers »


  36. #BBVAOpenMind: Visions for a better world

    Circulating knowledge may be the best way to build a better future. Based on this premise, on April 16 the Chairman of BBVA, Francisco González, presented the fifth annual OpenMind book, entitled “There’s a future. Visions for a better world“, which includes articles from 18 internationally prestigious scientists writing about how the world will evolve over the next few decades. The event could also be followed on Twitter via the… Continuar leyendo #BBVAOpenMind: Visions for a better world »


  37. Ready to follow Carlos Soria in the Himalayas?

    Heading the BBVA Expedition, Carlos Soria continues with his acclimatization in the Himalayas. He is now in the Khumbu valley, from where he will trek to the Everest Base Camp to continue his acclimatization process. The team is ready. Are you? Follow the latest news on this experienced mountaineer in his attempt to conquer the Kanchenjunga -the world’s third highest mountain- through the social networks. The expedition’s videos are available… Continuar leyendo Ready to follow Carlos Soria in the Himalayas? »


  38. BBVA in iRedes: Sports on social networks

    The round table ‘Sports on social networks’ was held on March 8 within the program of the 3rd Latin American Conference on social networks, iRedes. The issue under discussion was whether these networks are a good playing field. Four journalists who work in various areas, and not directly as sports editors, took part. Álvaro Varona (@kremaster), who acted as moderator and is head of design at QDQMedia; Ignacio Tena (@NTena_LigaBBVA),… Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes: Sports on social networks »


  39. BBVA in iRedes. Using Internet to generate employment

    During the third edition of the IberoAmerican Congress of Social Networks, iRedes, we talked about the use of Internet in the creation of jobs. As expected, we had more questions than answers. In the quest for solutions, we invited to join the debate two entrepreneurs who have been able to succeed amid a crisis: Julio Alonso (Weblogs SL) and Juan Luis Polo (Territorio Creativo). http://youtu.be/–03mRlEaA8 During the 45-min debate (video… Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes. Using Internet to generate employment »


  40. BBVA in iRedes: live streaming

    iRedes,III Iberoamerican Congress about Social Media has taken place March 7th and 8th and BBVA has had a remarkable presence. For two days, professionals from all over the Spanish-speaking area have met to share experiences on the use of social networks. The entire program can be followed live through this page, where you can see via streaming everything that happens in iRedes. http://www.youtube.com/watch?annotation_id=channel%3A513512cd-0-2ca3-9004-485b39618d78&feature=iv&src_vid=2WOsKSm5xAM&v=K9GcXOjxpFE In advance, and as usual, the organization… Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes: live streaming »


  41. BBVA is among the world’s top ten companies in terms of communicating sustainability via social media

    For the second consecutive year, BBVA is among the 10 global companies that follows the best practices in terms of communicating sustainability via social media, according to SMI-Wizness Social Media Sustainability Index 2012. The Group is placed second in the index, with 91 points out of 100, one point below the highest placed company, Levi Strauss. SMI Social Media Influence, a consultancy firm that provides assessment and information to professionals… Continuar leyendo BBVA is among the world’s top ten companies in terms of communicating sustainability via social media »


  42. ‘Yo soy empleo’, a community to create jobs

    Social media is more than Facebook, Twitter, Google+, or Linkedin; they are basically communities of people connected through common interests. In total, BBVA communities in social networks now exceed four million users grouped into subjects in which the bank can add value to the conversation. The awareness and affiliation objectives with the brand on the Internet improve in this way, but we cannot stop there. The next step is to… Continuar leyendo ‘Yo soy empleo’, a community to create jobs »


  43. Tugestionline supports entrepreneurs with the viral campaign “Tu Negocio en un Tweet”

    Tugestionline, the BBVA Group’s accounting, tax and job management website for SMEs, the self-employed and entrepreneurs, has run a unique viral Twitter-based campaign with the aim of stimulating and rewarding the efforts of entrepreneurs. The initiative has consisted of granting an award of 25,000 euros to the entrepreneur who best explains his or her idea of business in a maximum of 140 characters. The ideas were published on the Tu… Continuar leyendo Tugestionline supports entrepreneurs with the viral campaign “Tu Negocio en un Tweet” »


  44. BBVA Provincial blog exceeds one million hits

    The BBVA Provincial (our subsidiary bank in Venezuela) blog  recently reached a million hits, with more than a thousand articles published in different topics: institutional, business, technology, finance, social networking, sports and general interest. In its dynamic design, the blog provides value-added elements such as buttons on statistics, social networking, Twitter followers, customer service, access to Provinet, promotional banners and those relating to services as well as videos of la Liga… Continuar leyendo BBVA Provincial blog exceeds one million hits »


  45. BBVA’s social network figures in real time BBVA’s social network community now has more than 3.7 million followers

    The BBVA social network community is growing by the day and now has more than 3.7 million followers. The figures, updated daily, can be viewed using the new interactive graphics provided on the corporate blog bbvasocialmedia.com. The BBVA brand currently has 131 profiles on Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, YouTube and Google+ in a total of 12 countries all over the world. Clear data and transparency are the best way to measure… Continuar leyendo BBVA’s social network figures in real time BBVA’s social network community now has more than 3.7 million followers »


  46. Social geolocation to improve the customer experience

    BBVA’s first experience with social geolocation tools occurred in early 2011. On that occasion, BBVA donated one euro to the victims of the earthquake in Haiti every time a user used Facebook Places in one of the bank’s branch offices. After that experience, we have gone a step further by using the most popular geolocation platform: Foursquare. Since last summer, all BBVA branch offices in Spain are geopositioned in the… Continuar leyendo Social geolocation to improve the customer experience »


  47. “Take risks and persevere”, 1st Conference on Innovation in Communication and Brand

    Last November 15 we held the first conference on Innovation in Communication and Brand at the BBVA Campus, in Madrid,  where we had the chance to find out about the most innovative trends in crisis Communication, Storytelling and Leadership in values and Brand Content. The event was presented by the journalist Juan Ramón Lucas and, under the motto “Take Risks and Persevere”, Teresa Perales, Luz Granier and Macarena Rey spoke… Continuar leyendo “Take risks and persevere”, 1st Conference on Innovation in Communication and Brand »


  48. BBVA, the best Spanish company at providing online CSR communication

    BBVA is the top-ranked Spanish company, among 100 large European companies, in the European online CSR communication ranking conducted by consultancy firm Lundquist, which awards the CSR Online Awards annually. In eighth spot, BBVA’s digital communication, through its corporate websites and social networks, has been recognized for its content, user experience, transparency and ongoing commitment. Companies at the top of the ranking, such as Centrica, Telecom Italia or BBVA, stand… Continuar leyendo BBVA, the best Spanish company at providing online CSR communication »


  49. Ángel Cano answers to questions from journalists on Twitter

    On Wednesday October 31st BBVA presented in Madrid the results of the third semester of 2012. After finishing his presentation, Ángel Cano, BBVA President & COO, answered to journalists from Spain, Mexico, Argentina, Panama, Chile and Colombia who had previously submitted their questions through the @PressRoom_BBVA profile on Twitter. Herebelow you can see the video of the answers from Mr. Cano: http://youtu.be/60wWMvpRQFc This the sixth time BBVA has used the… Continuar leyendo Ángel Cano answers to questions from journalists on Twitter »


  50. #SIDMomentum, the rise of social entrepreneurship

    On 29 October the Social Investment Day 2012 was held at BBVA Campus La Moraleja. This was one of the key events of the year for the Momentum Project, at which entrepreneur projects selected to take part in the second edition of the Momentum Project presented their development plans, in an attempt to raise funding and drive forward their plans for growth.   Momentum Project is a pioneering initiative from… Continuar leyendo #SIDMomentum, the rise of social entrepreneurship »


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  52. BBVA Spain enhances its support for SMEs and corporations in the social networks

    BBVA Spain launched its social media strategy at the start of this year through customer support and service profiles. Within six months, BBVA Spain was already offering customer service and support to more than 6,000 followers through its Facebook and Twitter profiles. In 2012 it  BBVA’s added-value offer for customers will be complete with a specialized B2B information channel for SMEs, entrepreneurs and those working in the corporate world.  A… Continuar leyendo BBVA Spain enhances its support for SMEs and corporations in the social networks »


  53. This is how Stockbuzz.es works

    Any reader knows the importance of social networks for financial institutions. Millions publicly discuss their experiences with the different brands they interact with throughout the day. It also applies to the financial markets. Investors, large or small, share their views on the main market securities and how emerging news influences their trading. And of all the social networks, Twitter is probably the most widely used for this type of analysis…. Continuar leyendo This is how Stockbuzz.es works »


  54. BBVA Provincial wins over 11,000 new followers on Twitter thanks to the “En Vacaciones BBVA” promotion

    The latest BBVA Provincial promotion on social networks, En Vacaciones BBVA, has so far obtained over 11,000 followers on Twitter, and on four occasions it has managed to be among the five most popular accounts in Spanish on this network and in trending topics. With this promotion, BBVA Provincial offers all of its followers on Twitter the chance to win one of the four beach kits consisting of a 16GB… Continuar leyendo BBVA Provincial wins over 11,000 new followers on Twitter thanks to the “En Vacaciones BBVA” promotion »


  55. A festival of Peruvian flavors

    Mistura, the most important gastronomic fair in Latin America, has once again this year been held in Lima, the capital of Peru. Under the title “¡Me gusta!” (“I like it!”), visitors were able to enjoy the culinary tradition of Peruin over 54 restaurants, 70 food stands and 16 rustic grills. What’s more, thanks to Perú Gourmet’s Facebook and Twitter profile we could see what was happening, including the best snapshots… Continuar leyendo A festival of Peruvian flavors »


  56. APASCIDE, an example of collective funding for charitable ends

    In barely four days the Spanish Association of Parents of Deaf and Blind Children has collected over €20,000 euros for two projects: to maintain the Santa Ángela de la Cruz center, the only one of its kind in Spain for deaf and blind people, after the suspension of the agreements maintained with the government administrations; and to increase the available places from 18 to 26.   The objective of the association… Continuar leyendo APASCIDE, an example of collective funding for charitable ends »


  57. Royal Spanish Academy welcomes the submission of the first manual in Spanish for the Internet

     Bloggers, tweeters, those responsible for major search engines and social media professionals will meet on September 20 at the headquarters of the Royal Spanish Academy to attend the presentation of the first practical manual for use of Spanish on the Internet: Writing on the Internet. Guide to new media and social networks, promoted by Fundéu BBVA. The event will be chaired by the director of the Royal Spanish Academy and… Continuar leyendo Royal Spanish Academy welcomes the submission of the first manual in Spanish for the Internet »


  58. On we climb with Carlos Soria

    At 73 years of age, Carlos Soria is attempting to conquer his 12th eight-thousander, this time the Mount Dhaulagiri. The expedition team is now in the Himalayas and making its way to the mountain as the monsoon season comes to an end. Once again, Carlos and his team intend to share their adventure with all their supporters back home. Carlos Soria now has more than 230,000 followers on his official… Continuar leyendo On we climb with Carlos Soria »


  59. Liga BBVA thrives in the social networks

    The Spanish Liga BBVA and Liga Adelante soccer championships have just started. And one more year, supporters can also follow them through the social networks, where their channels grew spectacularly last season.     The Liga BBVA page on Facebook, which had nearly 124,000 followers at the start of the 2011-2012 League, now has 1,144,000, nearly ten times more. These more than one million followers come mostly from Latin America,… Continuar leyendo Liga BBVA thrives in the social networks »


  60. A year using Twitter to present results

      On Tuesday July 31 BBVA presented the results of the second quarter of 2012 in Campus. Once the CEO finished presenting the results, Angel Cano answered the journalists from Uruguay, Mexico, Argentina, Panama, Chile and Colombia who had submitted their questions via Twitter.   This is the fifth time BBVA has used the microblogging network to aid the work of media that do not physically attend the results presentation…. Continuar leyendo A year using Twitter to present results »


  61. Assure your vacation with BBVA Spain

    The BBVA Spain team has created a blog to present its business and financial initiatives. An up-to-date area encouraging learning, which also incorporates customer care, to listen and share knowledge. With the arrival of summer, BBVA, Spain has begun a series of publications to help you spend your vacation with peace of mind and certainty.    Before heading to our destination, we must review what we have assured from home. BBVA… Continuar leyendo Assure your vacation with BBVA Spain »


  62. Iker Casillas spoke to his followers from the BBVA Provincial’s Twitter

    Iker Casillas, as part of his American tour as ambassador to BBVA, held his first twitcam with internet users around the world. From Caracas (Venezuela), the Real Madrid goalkeeper responded to questions on Twitter with the hashtag #BBVATwitcamCasillas. In total, there were over 1,500 messages. The event aroused a fair amount of excitement in Venezuela, where he was trending topics on social networks. The BBVA Provincial account (@BBVA Provincial) enabled… Continuar leyendo Iker Casillas spoke to his followers from the BBVA Provincial’s Twitter »


  63. Test your sustainability

    Are you aware of the problems facing the environment? Do you think you are doing enough to protect the planet? Find out just how sustainable your lifestyle is with BBVA’s fun Facebook test. The application asks a series of questions on your daily habits, covering recycling, transport and the electronic devices that you use. Your score will tell you whether you are on the right track, and you will also… Continuar leyendo Test your sustainability »


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  66. BBVA Puerto Rico gives prizes on Facebook with ‘El Libretazo’

    As part of its commitment to social media, BBVA Puerto Rico has launched a new game on Facebook to commemorate the 13th anniversary of the ‘El Libretazo’ savings account. The ‘El Libretazo GrandPrix’ app simulates a car race where time elapsed and distance covered count. To get the app, you must be a fan of the BBVA Puerto Rico Facebook page. Participants become eligible to win weekly prizes based on… Continuar leyendo BBVA Puerto Rico gives prizes on Facebook with ‘El Libretazo’ »


  67. BBVA is seeking professional talent through the social networks

    BBVA needs a diverse and enthusiastic team to meet new challenges. And the social networks can help us discover people with talent.   Every week, the Human Resources Department of BBVA Spain and global business areas publish job offers and recruiting events on its channels in Facebook, Twitter (@BBVAEmpleoES) and LinkedIn.   BBVA also trains and incorporates students in the world of business. Its program of internships through agreements with… Continuar leyendo BBVA is seeking professional talent through the social networks »


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  69. BBVA in social networks: Basic principles of our usage policies

    In BBVA, as in many other companies, we have usage policies in social networks that set minimum standards of behavior in corporate profiles. Every page in a social network must conform to criteria set out by the Identity Department and fulfil a specific objective. Our strategy relies on providing the best possible service to stakeholders involved with BBVA, wherever they may be. Each individual should find the best possible interlocutor… Continuar leyendo BBVA in social networks: Basic principles of our usage policies »


  70. BBVA Spain finalizes its Social Media strategy

    Until now, BBVA’s presence in social networks has targeted young people. Tuenti, Twitter and Facebook were the platforms used for our offers to this segment of the market. The extension of this strategy to all other customers is now a reality through a specialist Social Media team. The team comes with the experience of our community manager, Anabel Santos, who managed the unoe brand on social networks for more than… Continuar leyendo BBVA Spain finalizes its Social Media strategy »


  71. BBVA Asset Management makes its online debut for Unience investors

    For some time, BBVA Asset Management has been engaged in a far-reaching review of the role the asset manager should play in the virtual world. We were aware of the potential of social networks, but had not decided upon the formula for successfully venturing into a world that is changing at a dizzying pace. One thing was clear: the goal was to increase BBVA AM’s transparency and forge closer links with… Continuar leyendo BBVA Asset Management makes its online debut for Unience investors »


  72. ‘Valores de futuro’ announces the winners of its ‘Participacion activa’ competition on Twitter

    The ‘Valores de futuro’ initiative (Future Values), which supports financial education and is sponsored by BBVA, publishes on its website testimonies from teachers and students who have taken part in the program. The testimonies describe how each of the classroom workshops was run. These are all included in an annual competition called ‘Particiapción Activa’ (Active Particiaption). Juries from each of Spain’s autonomous communities will be meeting between April 10 and… Continuar leyendo ‘Valores de futuro’ announces the winners of its ‘Participacion activa’ competition on Twitter »


  73. More than 200,000 friends “climb” Annapurna with Carlos Soria

    Carlos Soria, the 73-year-old mountaineer who has embarked upon the challenge of climbing the world’s 14 highest peaks, is revolutionising social networking sites during his BBVA-sponsored expedition to Annapurna. The Facebook group  ‘Yo subo con Carlos Soria’ has attracted nearly 220,000 fans, an unprecedented number for a mountain climber, on a par with sites devoted to much more famous elite sports stars. The adventure of Carlos Soria, which documents his attempt at… Continuar leyendo More than 200,000 friends “climb” Annapurna with Carlos Soria »


  74. BBVA Suma, a digital platform to give donations for charitable causes

    BBVA has implemented a system in which giving money to a cause was something simple and very quick. The bank relied on its experience to raise funds in emergencies as devastating as the Haiti earthquake in 2010. Thus BBVA Suma was created. This is a digital platform for collective funding for charity that gives users the chance to donate the amount of money they choose and as often as they… Continuar leyendo BBVA Suma, a digital platform to give donations for charitable causes »


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  76. BBVA in iRedes: Watch the event online

    Now you can watch the videos of the II Iberoamerican Congress on Social Networks, held in Burgos on the 22nd and 23rd of March. The event iRedes, sponsored by BBVA, brought together more than 300 people, including speakers and congress members, to discuss the latest trends in online communities. Profitability, impact and influence of social networks in business and media were among topics discussed.   In this edition, Fundéu BBVA… Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes: Watch the event online »


  77. BBVA in iRedes: Follow live the second day

      Friday, 23th March 2012   9:30–10:30 Roundtable: Profitability and Monitoring of Social Networks   · Adrián Segovia (moderator), El País journalist · @Asegovia   · Marcos Marrodán, from BBVA Communication & Brand   · Elvira Aldaz, from Agencia 101 · @elvira101   · Roberto Carreras, member of Novaemusik and El Plan B · @RobertoCarreras   · Francesc Pumarola, Digital Strategy Consultant for companies · @pumarola   10:30-10:45 Break Time   10:45–11:45 Roundtable: Social Networking on… Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes: Follow live the second day »


  78. BBVA in iRedes: Follow live the first day

      Place: Teatro Principal de Burgos   Thursday, 22nd March 2012   10:30-11:00 Registration   11:00-11:30 Opening Ceremony   · Miriam Reyes, presenter · @MiriamReyes   · iRedes on Twitter · @ajmencia and @gentedeinternet    · Borja Adsuara, Manager of Red.es · @adsuara   · Susana García Dacal, Director of Telecommunications for Junta de Castilla y León   · Eduardo Villanueva, Councilor of New Technologies for Burgos City Council · @evilbay   11:30-12:30 Conference: Social Networks: a… Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes: Follow live the first day »


  79. BBVA in iRedes: Follow live the previous day

    Wednesday, 21st March 2012 19:00-21:00 Activa Internet: ¿How do I put my business on the web? Organized by QDQ Media and iRedes at Museo del Libro, is an event for companies in Burgos; limited places, invitation required.   Continuar leyendo BBVA in iRedes: Follow live the previous day »


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  81. The 2nd annual iRedes Latin American Social Network Conference will be held on March 22 and 23

    Social networking still has a lot more to offer. Its future requires sharing experiences, and innovating an open model so that dialogue between the various actors, companies and stakeholders flows in the best way. To share its knowledge and improve, BBVA will participate this year in the 2nd annual iRedes Latin American Social Network Conference, held in Burgos on March 22 and 23. For two days, 40 experts from around… Continuar leyendo The 2nd annual iRedes Latin American Social Network Conference will be held on March 22 and 23 »


  82. Guide to following Carlos Soria on social networks

    Get your climbing gear ready and discover Carlos Soria’s latest challenge. Join him via social networks on his journey up Annapurna to an altitude of 8,091 meters. The “BBVA Carlos Soria Annapurna 2012” expedition can be followed on Facebook, Twitter and YouTube almost in real time. Who will accompany Carlos Soria to the summit? How long do you need to acclimatize at Base Camp? What do you eat 8,000 meters… Continuar leyendo Guide to following Carlos Soria on social networks »


  83. Guide to follow the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge on social media

    NBA All-Star 2012 will play host to the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge, which will introduce an exciting new format to a game that has historically featured NBA rookies facing off against sophomores. For the first time, rookies and sophomores will be mixed together on teams. BBVA, the Official Bank of the NBA, will serve as the title partner of the new event. Two NBA legends, Charles Barkley and Shaquille O’Neal,… Continuar leyendo Guide to follow the BBVA Rising Stars Challenge on social media »


  84. The Momentum Project 2012 is looking for new social endeavors

    Momentum Project is a joint BBVA-ESADE scheme, with the collaboration of the PwC Foundation, intended to lend support to endeavors designed to make a positive impact on their surroundings by coming up with innovative and sustainable initiatives. Participants must contribute to resolving social and environmental issues in categories ranging from housing, environmental protection and education to communication and social media. The last round of this project provided financing to seven… Continuar leyendo The Momentum Project 2012 is looking for new social endeavors »


  85. BBVA is a benchmark in communicating sustainability in social media

    BBVA is fifth in the ranking prepared by SMI-Wizness of companies that best use social media not only to communicate their corporate responsibility policies but also to engage society to build a better world. This means BBVA is the only Spanish company to appear among the top ten, with companies like General Electric, IBM, Ford, Pepsi and Allianz. For more information, visit Bancaparatodos.com Continuar leyendo BBVA is a benchmark in communicating sustainability in social media »


  86. BBVA Chairman answers questions from journalists on Twitter

    The BBVA press room profile on Twitter has grown to currently become a useful tool for those journalists who, for any circumstance, are not able to attend the results presentations held in Madrid.So at the press conference held on 2th February, Francisco González, BBVA Chairman & CEO, and Ángel Cano, BBVA President & COO, answered the questions of journalists from Mexico,Panama, Argentina, Chile Peru and Spain. Here you can see… Continuar leyendo BBVA Chairman answers questions from journalists on Twitter »


  87. Valores de Futuro’. A rising educative programme

    At the end of 2010, ‘Valores de Futuro’ educative programme, created a profile on Facebook and another one on Twitter. They wanted to create a space for sharing ideas and resources related to the programme targets – the education in values and financial education – and a reflection about the place we give the money in our lives. We started heading our plan to teachers, and later, we amplified our… Continuar leyendo Valores de Futuro’. A rising educative programme »


  88. BBVA Continental, the Peruvian soul on Social Media

    Why do I prefer Óscar de León and not Roberto Carlos? At this moment, people who know me can tell the answer: I’m a ‘salsera’ from the bottom of my heart. I’m going to leave my passions for today, I’m not going to talk to you about sort of music I like. I’m going to talk about Social Media. When we decided to come in to Social Media profile as… Continuar leyendo BBVA Continental, the Peruvian soul on Social Media »


  89. Trends 2012: A Communications turn

    From the fax sheet to tweet through Power Point. From the press release and banners to ‘storytelling’ and the contents. The Communications world has changed, and a part of this change it’s because of Social Media. This change doesn’t only affect to distribution, it also affects to try new models and ways of telling stories. Gregorio Panadero, BBVA Communications and Brand manager explains these changes on TicBeat special trends 2012… Continuar leyendo Trends 2012: A Communications turn »


  90. Actibva, the community for interested people on personal finances, is about to be four years old

    In March 2008, after several hard-working months, Actibva was born. A revolutionary project at that moment for a financial institution. An Internet site where users could check interesting information for them and sharing questions and anxieties related to their day-a-day Economy or Finances.   It was an age where Social Media weren’t so spread as nowadays, and launching a website for BBVA customers and no-customers where they would be owners. Moderation… Continuar leyendo Actibva, the community for interested people on personal finances, is about to be four years old »


  91. Brighten up this Christmas to those who are less fortunate

    Sharing will brighten up many people this Christmas. We invite you to show your solidarity. BBVA and ‘59+ Program’, focused on people older than 59, set out to bake a very special ‘roscón de Reyes’. It must be the biggest one in the world. Each piece of this traditional Spanish Christmas cake will turn into a charity donation. Visit www.rosconparatodos.com, decorate your ‘roscón’ and make your relatives and friends to… Continuar leyendo Brighten up this Christmas to those who are less fortunate »


  92. OpenMind, the online community for sharing knowledge

    At BBVA we believe that the progress of society, understanding progress as a better future for people, must be linked to the democratization of knowledge, as only knowledge is able to provide us with the skills required to thrive in the broadest sense. From this conviction, the idea arises of pushing knowledge out of the periphery through creating a community dedicated to sharing and disseminating knowledge to society. Thus OpenMind… Continuar leyendo OpenMind, the online community for sharing knowledge »


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  94. Bancaparatodos, a blog at society’s service

    A new age on BBVA Corporate responsibility began on June 15th 2010. Bancaparatodos was born. A blog, which says to the world all the bank activities and actions related to Corporate responsibility. In order to make wider its network, it has an account on Twitter @bancaparatodos and a own YouTube channel. In this half and one year life, the amount of posts, tweets and illustrated videos have risen. A success… Continuar leyendo Bancaparatodos, a blog at society’s service »


  95. Elevate: A Powerful Form of Internal Social Networking

    Several months ago, as part of a commitment to increasing employee-driven communication within the organization, the BBVA Compass Internal Communications department launched a platform designed to generate internal dialogue, capture key employee concerns and issues, and serve as a general barometer of organizational mood. Based on software developed in-house, the elevate platform allows employees to channel or ‘elevate’ employee questions straight to our U.S. Country Manager, leveraging built-in voting technology… Continuar leyendo Elevate: A Powerful Form of Internal Social Networking »


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  97. The seventy-two-year-old climber success on Social Media

    From July 2011, BBVA collaborates with Carlos Soria, a twenty-two-year-old man, who is on the point of reaching his dream: Getting the top of the 14 highest mountains in the world (Most of them 8,000 metres over Sea level). At this moment, he has climbed 11 of 14 highest tops. Nine of these mountain summits were climbed by Carlos Soria when he was in his sixties. This is his dream… Continuar leyendo The seventy-two-year-old climber success on Social Media »


  98. YouTube and the Liga BBVA channel “move the world” for the Real Madrid – FC Barcelona Classic

    The Liga BBVA channel on YouTube is launching a ground-breaking initiative today: “the Classic that moves the world” with stories and content from the Real Madrid – FC Barcelona match played on December 10. A personalized channel or “Custom Gadget” where Iker Casillas and Andrés Iniesta interact with the YouTube environment to stop and move the world in a surprisingly novel way. Over 100 exclusive videos relating to the “Classic that moves… Continuar leyendo YouTube and the Liga BBVA channel “move the world” for the Real Madrid – FC Barcelona Classic »


  99. Last BBVA TV advertisements with a clic

    Two weeks ago, TV advertisements from BBVA “Depiladora” (in English, epilator) and “Farmacia” (in English, Chemist’s) won golden and bronze medal Prize in TV/Cinema category at ‘El ojo de Iberoamérica’ (in English, Eye on Iberoamerica) Publicity Awards, where take part over 20 Spanish and Portuguese speaking countries from Europe and the Americas. BBVA corporate channel on YouTube has created a video list with all TV campaigns produced by BBVA in every countries where the bank is… Continuar leyendo Last BBVA TV advertisements with a clic »


  100. Ruta Quetzal BBVA, growing up every year with Social Media

    Ten years ago, in 2001, Ruta Quetzal BBVA programme created its first official website. The very first beginning was in 1998. In 1998, 1999 and 2000 editions travel chronicles were released, written by the expeditionaries, at the same time expedition was being carried out. Since that moment, Ruta Quetzal Internet network contents were the most important communications tool dedicated to Internet users. From its first and most original version  www.rutaquetzalbbva.com, has… Continuar leyendo Ruta Quetzal BBVA, growing up every year with Social Media »


  101. Almost 750,000

    We don’t usually celebrate anything with this figure, but we think there are few companies in banking field, which can be proud to have over 750,000 friends on its Facebook profiles. When we talk about “friends”, with inverted commas, we mean customers who head to BBVA Corporate pages of each country on the Internet. People who enjoy themselves with Liga BBVA soccer contents, with Peruvian gastronomy at Perú Gourmet website… Continuar leyendo Almost 750,000 »


  102. BBVA Compass, an internal social media success

    At BBVAsocialmedia.com, you can see all the BBVA corporate pages and profiles on the net. New tools are not only useful to provide a direct service to customers and not customers. BBVA Compass experience along these years tells us social media platforms are a wonderful communication way among bank employees. William Trout, Internal Communication Manager in the United States pointed out at Social Media World Forum, held in New York,… Continuar leyendo BBVA Compass, an internal social media success »


  103. Mass Media from Latin America take part in BBVA Press Conference Results thanks to Twitter

    This is the second and consecutive time, the BBVA President and COO, Ángel Cano, has answered questions posted at BBVA Group Twitter profile by journalists, who couldn’t attend to BBVA Campus Auditorium, located in Alcobendas (Madrid). The questions were answered during the press conference after BBVA 2011 3Q Results presentation. Continuar leyendo Mass Media from Latin America take part in BBVA Press Conference Results thanks to Twitter »


  104. Twitter, another tool for financial reporters covering BBVA’s earnings releases

    The traditional press conference to discuss BBVA’s quarterly results kicks off this Wednesday at midday. For the second time, those journalists unable to attend in person can follow the events at Campus BBVA through our online pressroom and the related Twitter account: @PressRoom_BBVA. Journalists can use this dedicated media coverage channel – @PressRoom_BBVA – to submit any questions they may have for BBVA’s chief operating officer, Ángel Cano, who will… Continuar leyendo Twitter, another tool for financial reporters covering BBVA’s earnings releases »


  105. Friends and Family: ideas among all of us

    Make common a cause, create a campaign and make your dreams come true. There are three simple steps. If you want and people who are around you help you, everything is possible. BBVA makes it easier. Friends and Family is a Crowdfunding (collective Finances) platform for bank customers. Just write your idea, money you need and your BBVA account number. Look for support throughout Facebook and Twitter among your friends and contacts…. Continuar leyendo Friends and Family: ideas among all of us »


  106. Welcome

    BBVA’s participation in social networks is designed to meet a specific goal: to offer the best information and service possible to customers and stakeholders everywhere. This presence is also predicted on the assumption that there is not just one BBVA, but several, acting specifically to meet the needs of all of those around us. This blog was created to enhance this service and give our customers access to the areas… Continuar leyendo Welcome »