BBVA Holvi

Judge calls for BBVA and former chairman to stand trial for hiring police commissioner to spy on rivals

The National Court judge Manuel García Castellón has proposed to put BBVA and its former president Francisco González on trial for bribery crimes in degree of continuity, in addition to disclosure of secrets, for hiring the police commissioner José Manuel Villarejo to carry out various illegal assignments between 2004 and 2016. In an order of 268 pages, the head of the Central Court of Instruction Number 6 concludes the investigation…

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BBVA to launch digital bank in Germany in 2025 after positive experience in Italy

Alphavalue / Divacons | BBVA will launch its digital bank in Germany in 2025. This was announced by the bank’s country manager in Spain, Peio Belausteguigoitia, during the Summer Courses of the Association of Economic Information Journalists (APIE), held at the Menéndez Pelayo International University (UIMP) in Santander. On the other hand, Belausteguigoitia ruled out the possibility of his institution going after another entity if the takeover bid it has…

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Chinese interest rates remain unchanged in May as expected

Link Securities | The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) kept its benchmark interest rates unchanged in its June adjustment, in line with market expectations. Thus, its one-year lending rate (LPR), the benchmark for most business and household loans, remained at 3.45%. Meanwhile, the five-year rate, the benchmark for real estate mortgages, remained at 3.95%, following February’s 25 b.p. cut. Both interest rates are at historic lows, in an environment of…

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Isabel Dutilh

“European funds are not reaching companies. There is total inefficiency”

Isabel Dutilh, director of Elecnor, Banco Alcalá and Millenium Real State explains in an interview with Mari Pinardo in the magazine Consejeros that “Europe has to have control of the funds and this requires a certain amount of bureaucracy, but in the end it is so much bureaucracy that it generates frustration and people give up applying for them”. Q – There are continuous and constant legislative changes, what do…

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“In banking funds, there are sales targets and conflicts of interest”

Fernando Rodríguez| “The big picture of Indexa is that we aspire to be the leading independent asset manager in Europe” says Ramón Blanco, founder and director of Indexa Capital Group Q- What is the equity story or investor proposition of Indexa’s shares?A- What is listed is Indexa Capital Group, and underneath it hang three operating companies: Indexa Capital – a broker-dealer, the French insurance broker Indexa Courrier d’assurance and the…

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