Seven tips for investing successfully in a start-up (Venture Capital I)
Newly created emerging companies, start-ups are a vital part of value creation in the economy and make a positive contribution to society.
6 recommended readings for the holidays
Summer has arrived in the northern hemisphere and the holidays are finally approaching. For the inhabitants of the southern hemisphere, the cold of winter is increasingly approaching. In both cases, for many, it is time to enjoy a well-deserved rest period and regain strength for the rest of the year. We present a selection of […]
Sustainable financial investment: Plastic waste treatment
Sadly, plastic debris has become frequent in marine life, where plastic is found in the stomachs of cetaceans, birds, and fish
Sustainability, energy and commitment
“Sustainable development” is a relatively new concept and was first defined in 1987, in the Brundtland Report. A report that recognised that social development was taking place at a very high cost to the environment.
Cyberpathogenesis in new tecnologies
We have decided to use the term “cyberpathogenesis” to describe the origins of pathologies resulting from excessive and/or prolonged exposure to cybernetics and, in general, to new technologies.
Increased demand for sustainable investment solutions
We are faced with a new wave marked by sustainability. In recent years, there has been a rise in demand for socially responsible investment solutions. The notable increase in awareness of economic, social and environmental sustainability is now also being clearly reflected in customer investments.
A new global and digital brand
After the announcement of the unification of the BBVA brand around the world and the change of the logo in April, the time has come to see the changes in the geographies where we are present. From today on, our clients will be able to see the changes in all the digital platforms, corporate buildings […]
The Federal Reserve facing the loss of economic dynamism
Preliminary US activity indicators point to this loss of economic dynamism in the U.S. occurring in the second half of the year.
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’
5 latest-generation tech products that you can’t do without
Just like BBVA provides you with the best financial solutions, this article will showcase the best latest-generation tech products to be found on the market.
Discover BBVA’s digital ambassadors in Switzerland
BBVA Switzerland Digital Ambassadors: a group of technically-trained collaborators to support and advise internal and external clients in all matters related to the digital solutions
The probability of recession in the US increases significantly
Based on the Federal Reserve Bank of New York index, the probability that the United States will fall into recession in the next twelve months has increased significantly.
How to invest in different currencies
Private Banking clients are increasingly more interested in investing in different currencies. Structured products offer solutions to materialise this type of investment idea.
We are progressing at a good pace in our digital transformation and obtaining very positive results
Javier Rubio (Madrid, 1983) is the Business Development Director at BBVA in Switzerland. The area he heads is key to the bank’s transformation in Switzerland. For the nearly two years he has been in office, the bank has made the biggest digital transformation in its history. We interviewed him to find out first-hand how BBVA’s […]
BBVA Switzerland released the 2018 annual report
2018 has been a positive year for BBVA Switzerland since we were able to attract new customers and forge ahead with our digital transformation strategy.
Central Banks are the major players
Valuations of risk assets are very tight so the return depends more than ever on the Central Banks.
Towards a New Enlightenment? A Transcendent Decade
OpenMind, BBVA’s knowledge community, has presented its eleventh book: Towards a New Enlightenment? A Transcendent Decade.
How do you reconcile financial investment goals with sustainable development goals?
In 2015, the UN adopted a Sustainable Development agenda setting 17 goals that consider in aggregate terms the social, economic and environmental approach that together seek to end poverty and hunger, protect the planet and ensure that humanity enjoys peace and prosperity.
BBVA Results 1Q19
Between January and March 2019, the BBVA Group earned €1.16 billion, down 9.8 percent compared to the same period a year earlier and up 16.2 percent from the previous quarter, at current exchange rates.
Is it as important to have cash as profitable investments?
Having cash available can, at certain times, be as important as making secure and profitable investments. The need for cash can be key to the future of the family’s wealth.
24 million people have benefited from BBVA’s social programs over the past three years
BBVA has invested more than €300 million over the past three years as part of its Community Investment Plan
Healthy foods that help you control your weight
If we want to lose weight we have to realise that we need to change our eating habits and we often do not manage to do this, because we see weight loss as a temporary, demanding and sacrificial process. In addition, many studies have shown that between 80% and 90% of people who try to […]
Invest in the current socio-economic environment
Structural changes in the socioeconomic environment cause changes in the levels of central bank rates
How can investors avoid financial repression in euros?
The European Central Bank ruled out raising official rates during 2019, a phenomenon is known as financial repression
The importance of big data
In one single minute, we are generating 1.8 terabytes of files in the cloud, 11 million instant messages and over 160 million emails
Classic cars III: two major international car shows
En esta ocasión vamos a hablar de pasado, presente y futuro a través de dos citas internacionales claves para los aficionados de la automoción: el Salón del Automóvil de Ginebra (Suiza) y el Salón Retro-Classics en Stuttgart (Alemania).