BBVA Sustainability Bonds

See Bond Framework

Responsible banking model

At BBVA we have a distinct banking model that we call responsible banking. It is based on the pursuit of profitability grounded on principles, strict compliance with legal regulations, good practices, and the creation of long-term value for all stakeholders.

The key strategic initiatives of responsible banking are:

  • Creating lasting and more balanced relations with our customers via transparent, clear and responsible communications, and supporting financial literacy in all of the solutions that we offer.
  • A fully integrated approach to doing business via responsible business policies, a reputational risk model and people-centric culture throughout the organization.
  • Supporting responsible and sustainable growth via financial inclusion, sustainable financing, support for SMEs and responsible investment.
  • Investment in the community, prioritizing financial literacy initiatives, entrepreneurship, learning, and other locally significant social causes.


BBVA Annual Report 2019

BBVA Annual Report 2019

Financial and non-financial information

See report

2020 Responsible Banking Presentation

2020 Responsible Banking Presentation

Responsible Banking, a different way of banking

See presentation

Responsible Banking News

Here you can find out all the relevant news

Green bond

BBVA raises €1 billion in second green bond issue

See news

Sustainable finance

BBVA has mobilized nearly €40 billion in sustainable finance since it rolled out its Pledge 2025 initiative

See news

Climate change and sustainable development strategy

The strategy will help the bank meet the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals

See news

For more information, please access to responsible banking section on

Updated page 07 October 2020

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