Ratings

Access to all the qualifications of the senior preferred debt of BBVA by some of the main rating agencies.

 FitchMoody’sStandard & Poor´sDBRS
Long termA-A3A-A (high)
Short termF-2P-2A-2R-1 (middle)
OutlookStableStableStableStable
Last rating action

06-07-202106-19-201906-24-202103-31-2021

*These ratings may be revised, suspended or withdrawn by the rating agency at any time.

Rating History 2017-2021

Rating agenciesLong TermShort TermOutlookLast rating action
FitchA-F-2Stable06-07-2021
FitchA-F-2Stable06-22-2020
FitchAF-1RWN03-27-2020
FitchAF-1Negative07-04-2019
FitchA-F-2Negative12-05-2018
FitchA- F-2Stable07-17-2018
FitchA- F-2Stable07-27-2017
FitchA-F-2Stable04-28-2017
Moody'sA3P-2Stable06-19-2019
Moody'sA3P-2Stable08-29-2018
Moody'sA3P-2Stable05-31-2018
Moody'sBaa1P-2Positive04-17-2018
Standard&Poor´sA-A-2Stable06-24-2021
Standard&Poor´sA-A-2Negative04-29-2020
Standard&Poor´sA-A-2Negative08-20-2018
Standard&Poor´sA-A-2Stable04-06-2018
Standard&Poor´sBBB+A-2Positive04-03-2017
DBRSA (high)R-1 (middle)Stable03-31-2021
DBRSA (high)R-1 (middle)Stable04-01-2020
DBRSA (high)R-1 (middle)
Stable03-29-2019
DBRSA (high)R-1 (middle)
Stable04-12-2018
DBRSAR-1 (low)Stable04-12-2017

*Rating actions since 1, January 2017. RWN: Rating Watch Negative.

Rating Agency Credit Scale


FitchMoody'sStandard&Poor'sDBRS
Investment gradesAAA
AA
A
BBB
Aaa
Aa
A
Baa
AAA
AA
A
BBB
AAA
AA
A
BBB
Non- Investment GradeBB
B
CCC
CC
C
Ba
B
Caa
Ca
C
BB
B
CCC
CC
C
BB
B
CCC
CC
C

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Rating agencies

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