BBVA Compass

Regions recruits fraud specialist from BBVA Compass

05/09/19

The Southeastern regional bank said Thursday that it had hired Lee Byrd to a new role dedicated to protecting customers and the company itself from fraud.

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What BBVA's new U.S. CEO has on tap

05/06/19

In his first extensive interview since taking the job this year, Javier Rodriguez Soler talks about banking as a service, how to keep customers happy and where he sees AI and other tech innovations heading.

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Loan-loss provision put crimp in 1Q at BBVA Compass

04/29/19

The Birmingham, Ala., bank's profits fell 32% as its loan-loss provision tripled. The expense covered “isolated, one-off issues” in its commercial and consumer loan portfolios, CEO Javier Rodriguez Soler said.

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BBVA Compass rebranding as BBVA

04/24/19

In the months ahead, the Birmingham, Ala., bank will drop Compass from its name across all of its branches and digital properties. It’s part of a broader plan by its Spanish parent Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria to unify its brand worldwide.

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Green Dot enlists social media influencers in banking-as-service push

03/12/19

The digital lender and payments platform is tailoring its affinity banking services for a new market.

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From ‘needs to improve’ to ‘outstanding’: One bank's CRA journey

02/06/19

After essentially failing its 2013 CRA exam, BBVA Compass embarked on an ambitious plan to achieve the highest possible CRA grade. Here’s how it succeeded.

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Consumer lending drives 4Q growth at BBVA

02/01/19

BBVA Compass in Birmingham, Ala., reported 6% increases in loans and revenue, as strength in consumer loans and credit cards offset weakness in fee income.

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BBVA announces new U.S. CEO

12/20/18

BBVA has picked Javier Rodriguez Soler, its head of strategy and mergers, to run its U.S. bank.

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Bank of America, CIT Group and BBVA: Bankers on the move

12/10/18

Several banks saw significant changes in leadership as the year comes to a close.

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Onur Genç to become BBVA global CEO in December

11/28/18

He will take over as CEO from Carlos Torres Vila, who becomes chairman at year-end. Still unknown: who will run the company's U.S. bank once Genç moves up.

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