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The lastest BBVA podcasts you may not miss: October 2020

The lastest BBVA podcasts you may not miss: October 2020

Stay updated with the last news anywhere.

The lastest BBVA podcasts you may not miss: August 2020

The lastest BBVA podcasts you may not miss: August 2020

Stay updated with the last news anywhere. With the podcast channels from BBVA you can have access to the lastest news about personal finance, fintech solutions, work methodologies and tips to help users make the best financial decisions, and much more. Check out our monthly recommendation here. BBVA together with you on your car, kitchen or on your pocket!

6 recommended readings for the holidays

6 recommended readings for the holidays

With the arrival of the holidays those moments arise in which you can enjoy a good reading without interruptions. Whatever if it is summer or winter time, it is time to relax and gain energy for the rest of the year.

Educational opportunities from home

Educational opportunities from home

In the last months, many people around the world have been forced to work from home. The "stay at home" phenomenon has given people the opportunity to organise their time between work and leisure in a way they could not do before, because of their day-to-day pace of activities. For many, this period at home has also become an opportunity for educating themselves.

The main winter destinations in Switzerland

The main winter destinations in Switzerland

Switzerland is a symbol of luxury and exclusivity. And not only because it houses the headquarters of numerous banks and other financial institutions, or is the home of prestigious watch companies, but also because, in its mountains, it has the most select ski resorts in the world.

Food Zurich festival: more than just a food market

Food Zurich festival: more than just a food market

A perfect plan for those who plan to visit Zurich in the spring is undoubtedly the gastronomic event 'Food Zurich'

Towards a New Enlightenment? A Transcendent Decade

Towards a New Enlightenment? A Transcendent Decade

OpenMind, BBVA's knowledge community, has presented its eleventh book: Towards a New Enlightenment? A Transcendent Decade.

Picasso in Switzerland, the most important exhibition in Europe.

Picasso in Switzerland, the most important exhibition in Europe.

the Beyeler Foundation in Basel, Switzerland opens the most elaborate and expensive exhibition that it has hosted to date:  'The young Picasso, the blue and pink era' which covers the painter from Malaga's period from 1901 to 1906.

8 Recommended readings for 2019

8 Recommended readings for 2019

A continuación os presentamos una selección de ocho lecturas recomendadas para el año 2019, cuidadosamente seleccionadas por el equipo que conforma BBVA en Suiza.

The values of chess in education

The values of chess in education

Chess, considered a sport by the International Olympic Committee, is an intellectual game requiring concentration, calculation and the ability to analyse. But the most important thing is that it can be played from the age of three and there is no upper age limit. Discover with BBVA how the values of chess can be used to provide an innovative education.

The importance of art due diligence against counterfeiting

The importance of art due diligence against counterfeiting

We all assume that counterfeiting in art exist, but to what extent is it a serious problem? Much more than we think. Many counterfeit works of art, for example a false lithograph by Miró, are sold on the Internet in small quantities, approximately $ 5,000, to numerous buyers who trust the seller’s word and do not carry out any prior investigation – ‘due diligence’ – in the works.

BBVA in Switzerland invites you to the Prado Museum

BBVA in Switzerland invites you to the Prado Museum

The Prado Museum is approaching its 200th anniversary. The Spanish gallery is home to a fascinating collection of masterpieces by seminal figures in the history of art. A tour of its collection will provide you with the opportunity to admire works by artists like Hieronymous Bosch, Titian, El Greco, Rubens, Velázquez and Goya.

Summer festivals in Switzerland: art and music in the mountains

Summer festivals in Switzerland: art and music in the mountains

With the arrival of summer and the good weather, art and music come outdoors into Switzerland’s mountains and lakes. Summer festivals are also a refreshing alternative on those balmy alpine nights. Here at BBVA in Switzerland we recommend a selection of three festivals in our offer of Unique Experiences to complement your visit to our offices.

Recommended reading for summer 2018

Recommended reading for summer 2018

Summer has arrived in the northern hemisphere and the holidays are about to begin. Some people are already enjoying a well-earned rest to recharge their batteries in preparation for the coming winter. For the first time, we’d like to suggest to our customers, collaborators and friends a collection of books recommended by the great team of people and professionals here at BBVA in Switzerland.

Tour around Joan Miró Foundation at the hands of BBVA in Switzerland

Tour around Joan Miró Foundation at the hands of BBVA in Switzerland

In the tree-lined streets of Barcelona's Montjuïc district, the Joan Miró Foundation does not go unnoticed. It houses more than 14,000 items of the surrealist artist's work, including sculptures, paintings and ceramics. Guided tours of the Foundation are included in the Unique Experiences offered by BBVA in Switzerland.

The Age of perplexity. Rethinking the world we knew.

The Age of perplexity. Rethinking the world we knew.

Think about what the world looked like when you looked at it with the eyes of a child or as a teenager. Do you see any change from that time compared to the present? Inevitably the change and transformation of the world and society have been immense. The new book published by BBVA OpenMind, The Age of Perplexity. Rethinking the world we knew allows us to digress to rethink all the events and changes undergone in recent decades and focus on the future. You can download the book here.

Art Basel and BBVA in Switzerland stages the contemporary art

Art Basel and BBVA in Switzerland stages the contemporary art

BBVA in Switzerland organises unique experiences in Switzerland like Art Basel, in order to provide its art-loving clients with the best opportunities.

Unique experiences: More than just art

Unique experiences: More than just art

What do The Garden of Earthly Delights and the first football world cup held in 1930 in Uruguay have in common? And what is the relationship between The Young Ladies of Avignon and the Parthenon marbles that stand in the British Museum in London? Now with our 'Unique Experiences' you can visit the museums housing these gems accompanied by BBVA in Switzerland.

A brief history of International Women's Day

A brief history of International Women's Day

Women's empowerment, sisterhood, and the current social, cultural and political movements related to gender equality are driving a growing determination to bring about change. Echoing and celebrating International Women's Day means highlighting, supporting and focusing efforts on correcting inequality and improving women's inclusion and development.

Investing in art: the traditional advice

Investing in art: the traditional advice

BBVA offers its private banking clients access to the best art advisory service in the world, to help them develop their taste and passion within the most promising sectors of the art market. But, what does art advisory really entail?

The force is strong with you

The force is strong with you

We've launched a new cinema section in BBVA.ch. The cinema industry flawlessly combine technology breakthroughs, art and financial engineering. This is why this section carries an unique space in our web. Welcome to cinema. Welcome to the Swiss experience in BBVA.

The Mesopotamian art of modernism at the Fundació Miró

The Mesopotamian art of modernism at the Fundació Miró

The origin of man and early civilisations have always been a source of inspiration for artists in their works. Hence Mesopotamia has attracted the attention of modern artists who have let finds from this ancient region contemporary to their time inspire their creations.

Next Generation: Training of the leader generation

Next Generation: Training of the leader generation

Succession and training of future leaders are, at present, two of the main concerns in family companies and businesses. Their effective education and training and succession management have a direct impact on the success of the transition from one generation to the next. And how do you efficiently educate your company’s future leader? Once that person has been identified, education is the next step to create a trained professional qualified to tackle the challenges he/she will have to face in today’s dynamic world.

Art Basel II – BBVA’s customer experience with art

Art Basel II – BBVA’s customer experience with art

Switzerland once again becomes the “world art centre” during the Art Basel fair. To enjoy this 48th edition, BBVA brought together a select group of clients who were able to admire works by more consolidated artists, and discover works from new, upcoming artists, over the days prior to the official opening, devoted exclusively to VIP guests and collectors.

Art Basel I, a showcase of art from all over the world

Art Basel I, a showcase of art from all over the world

This emblematic fair enables collectors and onlookers to admire works by more consolidated artists as well as discovering new artists coming onto the scene.