Bankia - News http://www.bankia.com News. Bankia Bankia S.A., 2017. Spain. All rights reserved. 60 http://www.bankia.com/public/img/en/logoEmpresa.gif BANKIA - News RSS http://www.bankia.com BFA sells 7% of Bankia’s capital for 818 million euros http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bfa-sells-7-of-bankias-capital-for-818-million-euros.html BFA Tenedora de Acciones, S.A.U. (&#8220;BFA&#8221;) has sold a 7% of its stake in Bankia for a total of 818.3 million euros, which rises to 2,656 million euros the amount of state aid returned by Bankia. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bfa-sells-7-of-bankias-capital-for-818-million-euros.html Corporate Tue, 12 Dec 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Goirigolzarri: “Bankia is embarking on a growth phase that will revolve around corporate governance and values, customers and teams” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-bankia-is-embarking-on-a-growth-phase-that-will-revolve-around-corporate-governance-and-values-customers-and-teams.html Bankia&#8217;s chairman, Ignacio Goirigolzarri today said that the new growth phase the bank is starting out upon, leaving the restructuring process behind, will be marked by continued effort to improve the bank&#8217;s reputation and further raise the level of customer satisfaction. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-bankia-is-embarking-on-a-growth-phase-that-will-revolve-around-corporate-governance-and-values-customers-and-teams.html Corporate Tue, 28 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Bankia launches Soluciona Empresas, a free digital platform to help companies in their decision-making http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-soluciona-empresas-a-free-digital-platform-to-help-companies-in-their-decision-making.html Bankia has launched <a class="externo" href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8QcI1SUqjM&#38;feature=youtu.be" rel="external" title="Bankia - Soluciona Empresas">Soluciona Empresas</a> , a completely free on-line platform that includes a package of digital tools designed to help Spanish companies make day-to-day decisions, whether or not they are Bankia customers. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-soluciona-empresas-a-free-digital-platform-to-help-companies-in-their-decision-making.html Corporate Mon, 06 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Bankia recognised as one of the world’s leading companies in the fight against climate change http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-recognised-as-one-of-the-worlds-leading-companies-in-the-fight-against-climate-change.html Bankia has been awarded the highest rating in CDP&#8217;s international Climate Change report for 2017, making it one of the group of 112 A-listed global companies leading the fight against climate change. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-recognised-as-one-of-the-worlds-leading-companies-in-the-fight-against-climate-change.html Corporate Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Bankia Red Solidaria funds “Frailty Awareness”, a programme at Getafe University Hospital to raise awareness of the frailty syndrome in elderly people http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-red-solidaria-funds-frailty-awareness-a-programme-at-getafe-university-hospital-to-raise-awareness-of-the-frailty-syndrome-in-elderly-peop.html The Biomedical Research Foundation at Getafe University Hospital is launching a campaign to increase awareness of frailty in elderly people. The campaign, to be conducted between October 2017 and the end of 2018, is funded by Bankia Red solidaria, which is part of the bank&#8217;s CSR policy, under the banner &#8220;Bankia en Acci&#243;n&#8221;. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-red-solidaria-funds-frailty-awareness-a-programme-at-getafe-university-hospital-to-raise-awareness-of-the-frailty-syndrome-in-elderly-peop.html Social Action Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Bankia posts net attributable profit of 739 million euros over the first nine months of the year, up 1% http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-posts-net-attributable-profit-of-739-million-euros-over-the-first-nine-months-of-the-year-up-1.html Bankia achieved a net attributable profit of 739 million euros in the first nine months of 2017, up 1% compared to the same period of the previous year. This was driven by the increase in fee and commission income, together with the decrease in expenses and provisioning as a result of the improvement in credit quality. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-posts-net-attributable-profit-of-739-million-euros-over-the-first-nine-months-of-the-year-up-1.html Earnings Mon, 30 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0100 Bankia sponsors Eñe literary festival and allows free entry to activities at the Círculo de Bellas Artes http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-sponsors-ene-literary-festival-and-allows-free-entry-to-activities-at-the-circulo-de-bellas-artes.html Bankia is sponsoring the E&#241;e literary festival, which will take place in Madrid between 23 October and 5 November and which this year will be attended by 139 authors, taking part in more than 50 activities. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-sponsors-ene-literary-festival-and-allows-free-entry-to-activities-at-the-circulo-de-bellas-artes.html Sponsorship Wed, 18 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri: “Bankia has turned into a growth story” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-bankia-has-turned-into-a-growth-story.html Bankia&#8217;s chairman, Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri, declared that the bank &#8220;has finally completed a successful restructuring story&#8221; and is now embarking on &#8220;a growth story&#8221;. This growth will come from two sources: organic and non-organic. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-bankia-has-turned-into-a-growth-story.html Corporate Wed, 11 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri: “Vocational training provides an answer to youth unemployment and the need to help people without qualifications access the labour market” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-vocational-training-provides-an-answer-to-youth-unemployment-and-the-need-to-help-people-without-qualifications-access-the-labour-m.html &#8220;Education is the best way to fight against unemployment and so plays a pivotal role in our economy and, above all, our society,&#8221; said the chairman of Bankia, Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri. And within education, he added, &#8220;vocational training has historically been neglected, although it is in fact an excellent means of technical training for our young people&#8221;. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-vocational-training-provides-an-answer-to-youth-unemployment-and-the-need-to-help-people-without-qualifications-access-the-labour-m.html Corporate Wed, 04 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia launches Financial Education portal to help citizens make more informed decisions http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-financial-education-portal-to-help-citizens-make-more-informed-decisions.html Bankia has launched a financial education portal to help customers and non-customers of the bank to gain a better understanding of financial products and terminology and help them make more informed decisions. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-financial-education-portal-to-help-citizens-make-more-informed-decisions.html Corporate Mon, 02 Oct 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri reiterates that the merger with BMN will boost banking business revenues and increase profitability http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-reiterates-that-the-merger-with-bmn-will-boost-banking-business-revenues-and-increase-profitability.html Bankia&#8217;s chairman, Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri, reiterated today that the merger with BMN will enable the bank to boost banking business core revenues while growing the customer base. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-reiterates-that-the-merger-with-bmn-will-boost-banking-business-revenues-and-increase-profitability.html Corporate Thu, 14 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia ranked once again on Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI) as one of most sustainable firms in the world http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-ranked-once-again-on-dow-jones-sustainability-index-djsi-as-one-of-most-sustainable-firms-in-the-world.html For the second year running, Bankia has been ranked on the Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), recognising the financial institution as one of the most sustainable firms in the world. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-ranked-once-again-on-dow-jones-sustainability-index-djsi-as-one-of-most-sustainable-firms-in-the-world.html Corporate Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia provided nearly €5.7 billion to support companies’ foreign trade activities to June, a 22% increase http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-provided-nearly-57-billion-to-support-companies-foreign-trade-activities-to-june-a-22-increase.html Bankia provided nearly &#8364;5.7 billion to help finance the foreign trade activities of Spanish companies during the first six months of the year, a year-on-year increase of 22.4% compared to &#8364;4.655 billion for the same period last year. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-provided-nearly-57-billion-to-support-companies-foreign-trade-activities-to-june-a-22-increase.html Corporate Mon, 04 Sep 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia signs up seven companies that it accelerated in the first Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia program http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-signs-up-seven-companies-that-it-accelerated-in-the-first-bankia-fintech-by-innsomnia-program.html Bankia has signed up seven companies that it previously accelerated in the first Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia program, Spain&#8217;s first fintech incubator and accelerator. They represent half of the start-ups that completed the acceleration program last June. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-signs-up-seven-companies-that-it-accelerated-in-the-first-bankia-fintech-by-innsomnia-program.html Corporate Mon, 28 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia’s activities generated a positive impact of €4.7 billion on the Spanish economy in 2016 http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankias-activities-generated-a-positive-impact-of-47-billion-on-the-spanish-economy-in-2016.html Bankia&#8217;s activities in 2016 generated a positive impact of &#8364;4.7 billion on the growth of the Spanish economy, equivalent to 0.5% of GDP, according to Bankia&#8217;s first <a class="externo" href="https://www.bankia.com/recursos/doc/corporativo/20170523/documentacion/estudio-de-impacto-socioeconomico-2016.pdf" rel="external" title="Socioeconomic impact study 2016">Socioeconomic impact study 2016 (spanish version)</a> , which was produced with advice from KPMG regarding application of the methodology. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankias-activities-generated-a-positive-impact-of-47-billion-on-the-spanish-economy-in-2016.html Corporate Wed, 23 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia increased the number of self-employed customers exempt from paying fees by 50% during the last year http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-increased-the-number-of-self-employed-customers-exempt-from-paying-fees-by-50-during-the-last-year.html Bankia has increased the number of self-employed customers that no longer pay fees by 50% over the last year. After launching its new position for this customer segment in May 2016, these types of customers have been exempt from paying fees on the most common transaction types simply by meeting the requirement to pay their self-employment social security contributions by standing order. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-increased-the-number-of-self-employed-customers-exempt-from-paying-fees-by-50-during-the-last-year.html Business Wed, 16 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia’s agile branches will serve more than 8.5 million users in 2017 http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankias-agile-branches-will-serve-more-than-85-million-users-in-2017.html Bankia will serve more than 8.5 million users in its agile branches this year, performing more than 34 million transactions at counters and ATMs. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankias-agile-branches-will-serve-more-than-85-million-users-in-2017.html Corporate Tue, 01 Aug 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia obtains a net attributable profit of 514 million euros in the year to June, up 6.7% http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-obtains-a-net-attributable-profit-of-514-million-euros-in-the-year-to-june-up-67.html Bankia achieved a net attributable profit of 514 million euros in the first half of the year, representing a 6.7% increase compared to the same period of the previous year. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-obtains-a-net-attributable-profit-of-514-million-euros-in-the-year-to-june-up-67.html Earnings Wed, 26 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia and the EIB sign €1 billion loan agreement for SMEs and the self-employed http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-and-the-eib-sign-1-billion-loan-agreement-for-smes-and-the-self-employed.html Bankia and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have signed a new agreement that will make &#8364;1 billion in loans available to SMEs, the self-employed and medium-sized companies. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-and-the-eib-sign-1-billion-loan-agreement-for-smes-and-the-self-employed.html Business Thu, 06 Jul 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia approves merger agreement with BMN http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-approves-merger-agreement-with-bmn.html The Board of Directors of Bankia has decided to enter into a business integration agreement with BMN, under which Bankia will carry out a merger by absorption of BMN. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-approves-merger-agreement-with-bmn.html Corporate Tue, 27 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri said, “Bankia’s goal for the next few years is profitable growth” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-said-bankias-goal-for-the-next-few-years-is-profitable-growth.html Bankia&#8217;s chairman, Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri, today said that the bank&#8217;s main goal for the next few years is &#8220;profitable growth&#8221;, based on a combination of organic and non-organic growth, in reference to the deal with BMN. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-said-bankias-goal-for-the-next-few-years-is-profitable-growth.html Corporate Wed, 21 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Startups from the USA, UK, Australia and Israel are already working on their projects at the Bankia Fintech accelerator in Valencia http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/startups-from-the-usa-uk-australia-and-israel-are-already-working-on-their-projects-at-the-bankia-fintech-accelerator-in-valencia.html Startups from the USA, Israel, Australia and UK are already present in the Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia headquarters in Valencia Marina, ready to start the first international programme for fintech startups led by this pioneering financial technology accelerator and incubator in Spain. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/startups-from-the-usa-uk-australia-and-israel-are-already-working-on-their-projects-at-the-bankia-fintech-accelerator-in-valencia.html Corporate Tue, 13 Jun 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri said, “However much digitization we introduce, customers will demand a personal relationship with their bank” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-said-however-much-digitization-we-introduce-customers-will-demand-a-personal-relationship-with-their-bank.html Bankia&#8217;s chairman, Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri, believes that despite the growing digitisation of banking services, personal customer relationships will be fundamental in the future. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-said-however-much-digitization-we-introduce-customers-will-demand-a-personal-relationship-with-their-bank.html Corporate Tue, 30 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia pays out €170 million to 34,000 customers to reimburse floor clauses http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-pays-out-170-million-to-34000-customers-to-reimburse-floor-clauses.html Bankia has paid out nearly &#8364;170 million to reimburse 34,000 customers for floor clauses, in less than four months. The pay-out has been made as part of a fast-track procedure at the bank&#8217;s branches that it launched on 3 February. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-pays-out-170-million-to-34000-customers-to-reimburse-floor-clauses.html Corporate Fri, 26 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia selects eight startups from four continents for its international program http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-fintech-by-innsomnia-selects-eight-startups-from-four-continents-for-its-international-program.html Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia, Spain&#8217;s leading fintech incubator and accelerator launched by Bankia last November, has selected eight startups from the United Kingdom, France, USA, Israel and Australia to join its first international programme. Although the programme was initially seeking five companies, the quality of the applicants has led it to increase this number. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-fintech-by-innsomnia-selects-eight-startups-from-four-continents-for-its-international-program.html Corporate Thu, 25 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia launches online fund buyer for investors to find the product best matching their profile http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-online-fund-buyer-for-investors-to-find-the-product-best-matching-their-profile.html Bankia has launched an <a class="externo" href="https://www.bankia.es/en/retail-banking/saving-and-investment/investment-funds/comparador-fondos" rel="external" title="Bankia - Comparison of funds">online fund buyer</a> to help investors find the product that best matches their profile. The tool is available on the bank&#8217;s website, is free for customers and non-customers alike, and can be used to analyse the characteristics of the various funds sold by Bankia. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-online-fund-buyer-for-investors-to-find-the-product-best-matching-their-profile.html Wed, 24 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia launches first app for banks’ POS terminals for virtual and physical payments http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-first-app-for-banks-pos-terminals-for-virtual-and-physical-payments.html Bankia has launched the first app on the market for point of sale (POS) terminals &#8211; also known as dataphones &#8211; for virtual and physical payments. The initiative bundles the functionalities of a physical POS with those of a virtual POS in a single device. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-launches-first-app-for-banks-pos-terminals-for-virtual-and-physical-payments.html Corporate Mon, 22 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia will perform the 4:1 reverse split on 5 June http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-will-perform-the-41-reverse-split-on-5-june.html Bankia will carry out its reverse share split, in a ratio of four to one, on 5 June. This operation, known as a &#8220;reverse split&#8221;, is intended to improve the liquidity of the share while reducing volatility, since there is less relative fluctuation in the share price. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-will-perform-the-41-reverse-split-on-5-june.html Corporate Tue, 16 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri: “Bankia leads the way in efficiency, solvency and profitability, and we want to continue to do so moving forward” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-bankia-leads-the-way-in-efficiency-solvency-and-profitability-and-we-want-to-continue-to-do-so-moving-forward.html Today, celebrating his fifth year as Bankia chairman, Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri wanted to reflect on his time in office, highlighting the bank&#8217;s current position and setting out its strategies for the years ahead. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-bankia-leads-the-way-in-efficiency-solvency-and-profitability-and-we-want-to-continue-to-do-so-moving-forward.html Corporate Tue, 09 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 In 2017 Bankia will double the number of customers with remote personal account managers, to reach 600,000 http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/in-2017-bankia-will-double-the-number-of-customers-with-remote-personal-account-managers-to-reach-600000.html Over the course of this year Bankia will double the number of customers served by remote personal account managers through the &#8220;Connect with your expert&#8221; service, from 300,000 to 600,000. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/in-2017-bankia-will-double-the-number-of-customers-with-remote-personal-account-managers-to-reach-600000.html Corporate Mon, 08 May 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia posts net attributable profit of 304 million euros in the first quarter, up 28.4% http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-posts-net-attributable-profit-of-304-million-euros-in-the-first-quarter-up-284.html Bankia obtained net attributable profit of 304 million euros in the first quarter of the year, 28.4% more than in the same period of the previous year. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-posts-net-attributable-profit-of-304-million-euros-in-the-first-quarter-up-284.html Earnings Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia to sponsor Madrid Book Fair to be held in Retiro Park from 26 May to 11 June http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-to-sponsor-madrid-book-fair-to-be-held-in-retiro-park-from-26-may-to-11-june.html Bankia has signed an agreement with the Madrid Book Trade Association to sponsor the Madrid Book Fair, which will be held between 26 May and 11 June in the Buen Retiro Park in the Spanish capital. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-to-sponsor-madrid-book-fair-to-be-held-in-retiro-park-from-26-may-to-11-june.html Sponsorship Thu, 20 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 “We are coming to the end of the Restructuring Plan, financially sound, in a leading position in terms of profitability and solvency, attracting new customers and winning market share in key segments”, said José Sevilla http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/we-are-coming-to-the-end-of-the-restructuring-plan-financially-sound-in-a-leading-position-in-terms-of-profitability-and-solvency-attracting-new-.html Bankia&#8217;s CEO, Jos&#233; Sevilla, today revealed that 2017 will be the last year of the bank&#8217;s Restructuring Plan approved by the authorities in 2012, explaining that Bankia is entering this stage, &#8220;financially sound, in a leading position in terms of solvency, efficiency and profitability, with enormous commercial dynamism that is enabling it to attract new clients and win market share in key segments&#8221;. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/we-are-coming-to-the-end-of-the-restructuring-plan-financially-sound-in-a-leading-position-in-terms-of-profitability-and-solvency-attracting-new-.html Corporate Wed, 19 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 The first graduates of Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia present their projects to the bank http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/the-first-graduates-of-bankia-fintech-by-innsomnia-present-their-projects-to-the-bank.html Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia, Spain&#8217;s first fintech incubator and accelerator, has held its Partner&#8217;s Day, one of the key dates in this fintech startup acceleration programme. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/the-first-graduates-of-bankia-fintech-by-innsomnia-present-their-projects-to-the-bank.html Corporate Fri, 07 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Goirigolzarri: “We have received 4.6 times more mortgage applications since we abolished mortgage fees” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-we-have-received-46-times-more-mortgage-applications-since-we-abolished-mortgage-fees.html &#8220;Bankia multiplied the number of home loan applications by 4.6 in March, after launching the no-fees mortgage in mid-January.&#8221; Jos&#233; Ignacio Goirigolzarri, Bankia&#8217;s chairman, announced this result in his speech to the XXVIII Elkargi Business Gathering, held this morning in San Sebasti&#225;n. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/goirigolzarri-we-have-received-46-times-more-mortgage-applications-since-we-abolished-mortgage-fees.html Corporate Wed, 05 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 José Sevilla said, “Our experience enables us to take on a merger and create a stronger, more profitable and solvent institution” http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/jose-sevilla-said-our-experience-enables-us-to-take-on-a-merger-and-create-a-stronger-more-profitable-and-solvent-institution.html Bankia&#8217;s CEO, Jos&#233; Sevilla, today said that the fact that Bankia is able to propose a corporate transaction, such as the BMN deal, demonstrates the transformation it has gone through in the last five years, explaining that the bank&#8217;s current position and experience &#8220;enables us to take on a merger and create a stronger, more profitable and more solvent institution in the future&#8221;. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/jose-sevilla-said-our-experience-enables-us-to-take-on-a-merger-and-create-a-stronger-more-profitable-and-solvent-institution.html Corporate Tue, 04 Apr 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia is paying a cash dividend of 2.756 euro cents per share, increasing the amount of financial support that has been repaid to €1.838 billion http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-is-paying-a-cash-dividend-of-2756-euro-cents-per-share.html Bankia today paid a gross dividend of 2.756 euro cents per share, in cash, charged against profits for 2016, representing a 5% increase on the amount distributed last year. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-is-paying-a-cash-dividend-of-2756-euro-cents-per-share.html Corporate Fri, 31 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia sells €103 million portfolio of doubtful and failed loans http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-sells-103-million-portfolio-of-doubtful-and-failed-loans.html Bankia has signed an agreement to sell a portfolio of &#8364;102.97 million in doubtful and failed loans in different industrial sectors, although predominately real estate developer risk. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-sells-103-million-portfolio-of-doubtful-and-failed-loans.html Corporate Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Spanish companies earn a pass in digital competitiveness but could do better http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/spanish-companies-earn-a-pass-in-digital-competitiveness-but-could-do-better.html Spanish companies obtain a pass in digital competitiveness but have ample room for improvement, considering that they score an average of five out of ten, according to the &#8220;2016 Bankia &#205;ndicex Report: The digitisation of companies in Spain&#8221;. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/spanish-companies-earn-a-pass-in-digital-competitiveness-but-could-do-better.html Business Mon, 27 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0200 Bankia creates a committee of independent directors to supervise the merger with BMN http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-creates-a-committee-of-independent-directors-to-supervise-the-merger-with-bmn.html The Board of Directors of Bankia today agreed on the creation of a committee to monitor and oversee the bank&#8217;s merger with BMN. This committee will be made up exclusively of independent directors. http://www.bankia.com/en/communication/in-the-news/press-releases/bankia-creates-a-committee-of-independent-directors-to-supervise-the-merger-with-bmn.html Corporate Fri, 24 Mar 2017 00:00:00 +0100