Other units

As of December 31, 2010, BBVA Puerto Rico managed a loan portfolio of €2,850m, down 9.3% from the previous year. Customer deposits amounted to €1,588m, at similar levels to the close of 2009. In all, the operating income fell over the year by 10.0% to €70m, but the reduced impairment losses on financial assets (a year-on-year fall of 64.1%) pushed the net attributable profit to over €1m, compared with a loss of €71m in the previous year.

Finally, BTS reported a net attributable profit of €11m, €1.7m down on the previous year. Revenues dropped 9.5% as the number of transactions declined by 4.0%.