Principles and Policies

In this section, you’ll find corporate documentation on the social and environmental principles and policies governing BBVA’s activity

Sustainability General Policy of BBVA

Sustainability General Policy of BBVA

Sustainability General Policy of BBVA

Corporate Social Responsibility Policy

Corporate Social Responsibility Policy

This Policy establishes the principles and guidelines to comply with BBVA’s responsibility for its impact on society.

Sustainable Transaction Banking Framework

Sustainable Transaction Banking Framework

Sustainable Transaction Banking Framework

Sustainable Development Goals Bond Framework

Sustainable Development Goals Bond Framework

Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Bond Framework

Sector norms

Sector norms

Sector norms for environmental and social due diligence

Code of conduct for suppliers of the BBVA Group

Code of conduct for suppliers of the BBVA Group

This code sets out the basic principles that must be respected by all suppliers with whom any company or entity of the BBVA Group has relations.

Code of conduct

Code of conduct

This Code sets out the standards of behaviour which we should adhere to so that our conduct is consistent with BBVA’s values.

Prevention of money laundering and funding terrorism

Prevention of money laundering and funding terrorism

This model contains the regulations on the prevention of money laundering and funding of terrorism, and includes the best practices to prevent our products and services from being used for illegal ends.

BBVA Group anti-corruption policy statement

BBVA Group anti-corruption policy statement

BBVA does not tolerate any form of corruption or bribery in any of the activities which it undertakes.

Conduct in the securities market policy

Conduct in the securities market policy

This describes the guidelines established by BBVA in regard to the securities markets, and incorporates principles and criteria aimed at preserving integrity in the markets.

Financial literacy at BBVA

Financial literacy at BBVA

BBVA´s purpose is to facilitate the development of financial skills that enable society to make informed decisions to improve their financial well-being.

Commitment to human rights

Commitment to human rights

This document contains BBVA's pledge to uphold and respect human rights in all the Group's activities and operations.

General Procurement Principles

General Procurement Principles

These Principles set BBVA Group's guidelines for conduct in the procurement process.

Rules conduct in defense

Rules conduct in defense

This guideline summarizes BBVA‘s position on the defense industry.

Social housing policy in Spain

Social housing policy in Spain

This document describes the initiatives we've adopted to offer solutions to our customers who are having difficulty meeting their mortgage repayments in Spain.

Thun Group documents on Banking and Human Rights

Thun Group documents on Banking and Human Rights

The documents set out the reflections of the Thun Group on the importance of Human Rights, and offer advice for their implementation in the banking business.

Corporate principles in BBVA’s tax

Corporate principles in BBVA’s tax

Corporate principles in BBVA’s tax and fiscal strategy

Total tax contribution

Total tax contribution

In this report we list the main tax payments in countries where the BBVA Group has a significant presence.

BBVA DAPL Statement

BBVA DAPL Statement

BBVA observes environmental and social standards

Statement on the BBVA's presence in tax havens

Statement on the BBVA's presence in tax havens

BBVA's fiscal strategy applies the corporate principles of integrity, prudence and transparency.

Institutional Outreach 2019

Institutional Outreach 2019

BBVA works to create a more inclusive and sustainable society for new generations

Responsible project finance

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Updated page 11 November 2020