January - September 2012


  • BBVA Continental has raised USD 500 million in a successful 10-year bond issue at one of the lowest yields in the Peruvian market. This demonstrates its soundness and the confidence of international markets in the Peruvian franchise. The funds obtained will be used to meet demand for credit in the country.
  • For the third year in a row, BBVA Chile has been ranked as one of the most socially responsible companies in the country, according to the 2012 National Business Responsibility Ranking published by Fundación Prohumana and the magazine Qué Pasa. The main factors contributing to the award have been: the Niños Adelante (Forward, children) program; the work of the Corporate Volunteer scheme; the application of strict principles and ethical standards in its activity; the global Eco-efficiency plan; continuous improvement in professional standards; and the creation of an equality plan and diversity committee.
  • BBVA Chile has for the first time been listed in the Business Corporate Reputation Monitor (Merco) as one of the leading and most respected companies in the country.