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All rights reserved. 60 https://www.bankia.com/public/img/en/logoEmpresa.gif BANKIA - News RSS https://www.bankia.com José Sevilla: “Bankia maintains its plans of distributing 2,500 million Euros among its shareholders” https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/jose-sevilla-bankia-maintains-distributing-2500-million-shareholders.html <p>The CEO, who participated in the X Financial Meeting, reflected on the current panorama of the financial sector and the global economy and took stock of the state of the entity, whose objectives are set on the client and in meeting the shareholder.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/jose-sevilla-bankia-maintains-distributing-2500-million-shareholders.html Business Mon, 14 Oct 2019 13:00:00 +0000 Pablo Gómez Fernández Quintanilla: "Of the startups that enter the Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia Program, 80% have been able to develop a proof of concept with the bank" https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/pablo-gomez-fernandez-quintanilla-startups-bankia-fintech-program-concept-bank.html <p>Interview with the director of the Bankia Observatory and Innovation Lab.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/pablo-gomez-fernandez-quintanilla-startups-bankia-fintech-program-concept-bank.html Innovation Mon, 14 Oct 2019 11:30:00 +0000 Bankia and the Fundación Cajamurcia support the Locura por Vivir Association https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-cajamurcia-support-locura-por-vivir-association.html <p>This collaboration, in matters of Corporate Social Responsibility, helps the development of informative and training activities.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-cajamurcia-support-locura-por-vivir-association.html Social commitment Mon, 14 Oct 2019 10:00:00 +0000 Companies in Comunidad Valenciana must advance in technology and knowledge to reduce a gap of 1.6 points in competitiveness https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/companies-comunidad-valenciana-must-advance-technology-knowledge-reduce-gap-16-points-competitiveness.html <p>This fourth report of the Observatorio de Gobierno, Estrategia y Competitividad Empresarial (GECE) de la Comunitat Valenciana is an initiative of the Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Econ&oacute;micas (Ivie) in collaboration with Bankia.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/companies-comunidad-valenciana-must-advance-technology-knowledge-reduce-gap-16-points-competitiveness.html Innovation Mon, 14 Oct 2019 09:30:00 +0000 Bankia and Haya Real Estate are launching a campaign comprising more than 1,600 homes and 1,400 unique properties with discounts of up to 40% https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-and-haya-real-estate-campaign-homes-properties-discounts.html <p>The portfolio of real estate assets is located in the Comunidad Valenciana, Catalu&ntilde;a, Murcia and Andaluc&iacute;a. Interested persons can obtain information in the offices of the entity, on the web and / or by telephone.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-and-haya-real-estate-campaign-homes-properties-discounts.html Business Wed, 09 Oct 2019 10:15:00 +0000 Bankia will sponsor Club Deportivo de Colegios Diocesanos de Ávila https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-sponsor-club-deportivo-colegios-diocesanos-avila.html <p>The agreement, a continuation of the one signed last year, benefited from a total of 551 federated football athletes and the mini school for children.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-sponsor-club-deportivo-colegios-diocesanos-avila.html Sponsorship Tue, 08 Oct 2019 11:15:00 +0000 "Bankia will continue to strengthen its discretionary portfolio management" https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-continue-strengthen-discretionary-portfolio-management.html <p>The director of Bankia Asset Management analyzes the first year of operation of this corporate management and highlights the effort of the entity so that the client makes the best investments for their interests.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-continue-strengthen-discretionary-portfolio-management.html Business Tue, 08 Oct 2019 11:00:00 +0000 Bankia, official sponsor of ElPozo Murcia Fútbol Sala https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-official-sponsor-elpozo-murcia-futbol-sala.html <p>The entity, which expands its collaboration with the club, identifies with the values ​​that represent the sport: companionship, teamwork and improvement.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-official-sponsor-elpozo-murcia-futbol-sala.html Sponsorship Tue, 08 Oct 2019 09:15:00 +0000 The fifth edition of Bankia Fintech by Innsomnia seeks to attract startups with solutions and value for bank customers https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/fifth-edition-bankia-fintech-innsomnia-attract-startups-solutions-value-bank-customers.html <p>More than 60% of&nbsp;the accelerated companies and projects -over the previous four calls- have signed some kind of collaboration agreement with Bankia.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/fifth-edition-bankia-fintech-innsomnia-attract-startups-solutions-value-bank-customers.html Innovation Thu, 03 Oct 2019 08:45:00 +0000 Bankia receives the Alembeeks Award for 'Best disclosure of corporate governance information' https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-receives-alembeeks-award-disclosure-corporate-governance-information.html <p>The consultant has analyzed and valued the work done by the entity in the field of corporate governance and transparency in its communications with shareholders.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-receives-alembeeks-award-disclosure-corporate-governance-information.html Corporate information Thu, 03 Oct 2019 08:30:00 +0000 Bankia, CajaGranada Fundación and Universidad de Granada sponsor activities to foster university entrepreneurship https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-cajagranada-fundacion-universidad-granada-sponsor-activities-university-entrepreneurship.html <p>The &lsquo;Ideas Factory of UGR&rsquo; project seeks not only to promote the entrepreneurship of young university students but also to boost their personal and work development.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-cajagranada-fundacion-universidad-granada-sponsor-activities-university-entrepreneurship.html Social commitment Thu, 03 Oct 2019 08:15:00 +0000 Bankia and Fundación Montemadrid support the 'Young people in the kitchen' program by Fundación Altius https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-montemadrid-support-young-people-kitchen-program-fundacion-altius.html <p>This initiative offers training and career guidance, in the field of hospitality, for young people at risk of social exclusion, affecting both the theoretical and practical part.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-montemadrid-support-young-people-kitchen-program-fundacion-altius.html Business Thu, 03 Oct 2019 07:45:00 +0000 Goirigolzarri: "The Spanish economy has positive elements, but there are risks in the medium term that must be managed" https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-spanish-economy-positive-elements-risks-medium-term-managed.html <p>The chairman of Bankia has affirmed that unemployment and public debt are the two major structural challenges of the Spanish economy.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-spanish-economy-positive-elements-risks-medium-term-managed.html Business Wed, 02 Oct 2019 19:00:00 +0000 Goirigolzarri: "We have financed 4,000 projects in La Rioja this year and we have increased funding by 16%" https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-financed-projects-in-la-rioja-increased-funding.html <p>The&nbsp;chairman of Bankia reaffirms the entity&#39;s commitment to the Riojan business sector, a sector that stands out for its &quot;strong dynamism and entrepreneurship.&quot;<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-financed-projects-in-la-rioja-increased-funding.html Business Wed, 02 Oct 2019 18:15:00 +0000 Bankia renew its commitment to the C.B. Gran Canaria to support its reserve team https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-renew-commitment-gran-canaria-support-reserve-team.html <p>The agreement, signed for the seventh consecutive year, contemplates the carrying out of other solidarity actions such as the &lsquo;Triple Solidario Bankia&rsquo; action or the realization of a &lsquo;Summer Campus&rsquo;, among other initiatives.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-renew-commitment-gran-canaria-support-reserve-team.html Sponsorship Tue, 01 Oct 2019 10:30:00 +0000 The Fundación Bankia and the Fundación Exit join forces to reduce early school dropout in the intermediate level of vocational training https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/fundacion-bankia-fundacion-exit-join-forces-reduce-early-school-dropout-intermediate-level-vocational-training.html <p>The &#39;Energempresa: desarrolla tu &eacute;xito&#39; (&#39;Energise companies: develop your success&#39;) complementary theoretical and practical training in the field of electricity and energy efficiency to enhance the employability of young people.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/fundacion-bankia-fundacion-exit-join-forces-reduce-early-school-dropout-intermediate-level-vocational-training.html Social commitment Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:00:00 +0000 Bankia and the Fundación CajaGranada grant €250,000 to 81 social and job-creation projects in Andalucía https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-cajagranada-grant-social-job-creation-projects-andalucia.html <p>Under the &lsquo;We help those who help&rsquo; program, the initiative starts with the objective of boosting employment and contributing to improving the quality of life of people with disabilities or at risk of social exclusion.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-cajagranada-grant-social-job-creation-projects-andalucia.html Social commitment Thu, 26 Sep 2019 19:30:00 +0000 Bankia's CEO José Sevilla at the 24th Annual Financials CEO Conference 2019 https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/presentation-bankia-ceo-jose-sevilla-annual-financials-ceo-conference-2019.html <p>Bankia&#39;s CEO Jos&eacute; Sevilla made a presentation to investors on Thursday 26th of September at the 24th Annual Financials CEO Conference 2019 - Bank of America Merrill Lynch in London.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/presentation-bankia-ceo-jose-sevilla-annual-financials-ceo-conference-2019.html Corporate information Thu, 26 Sep 2019 15:00:00 +0000 The Generalitat and Fundación Bankia announce the Award for the best campaign to promote dual vocational training https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/generalitat-fundacion-bankia-announce-award-best-campaign-promote-dual-vocational-training.html <p>The call is aimed at students of higher degree cycles of Marketing and Advertising and Sales Management and Commercial Premises of 35 training centers in Catalu&ntilde;a.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/generalitat-fundacion-bankia-announce-award-best-campaign-promote-dual-vocational-training.html Social commitment Thu, 26 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0000 Bankia, an active player in the transition towards a sustainable and low-carbon economy https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-active-player-transition-towards-sustainable-low-carbon-economy.html <p>The entity, signatory of the UNEP FI Initiative, reaffirms its commitment to implement a responsible business model aimed at promoting sustainable development and contributing to the improvement of the environment and the fight against climate change.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-active-player-transition-towards-sustainable-low-carbon-economy.html Social commitment Tue, 24 Sep 2019 12:30:00 +0000 Bankia and AEFA renew their collaboration to boost the activity of family businesses in Alicante https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-aefa-renew-collaboration-boost-activity-family-businesses-alicante.html <p>Both entities collaborate, for the fifth consecutive year, with family businesses to boost the economy and employment of the province.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-aefa-renew-collaboration-boost-activity-family-businesses-alicante.html Social commitment Tue, 24 Sep 2019 10:00:00 +0000 Bankia, together with 30 international banks, leads the UN Collective Commitment to Climate Action https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-together-international-banks-leads-collective-commitment-climate-action.html <p>This adhesion is part of the global commitment acquired by the entity in the signing of the Principles of Responsible Banking promoted by the UN; as well as another boost in the bank&#39;s sustainable management model.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-together-international-banks-leads-collective-commitment-climate-action.html Corporate information Mon, 23 Sep 2019 13:00:00 +0000 Bankia signs the Principles for Responsible Banking of the United Nations together with 130 international banks https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-signs-principles-fresponsible-banking-united-nations-international-banks.html <p>Financial institutions commit to align their businesses with the commitments of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-signs-principles-fresponsible-banking-united-nations-international-banks.html Corporate information Sun, 22 Sep 2019 18:00:00 +0000 The Orquesta Sinfónica Bankia will perform this Sunday at the Manuel de Falla Auditorium in Granada https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/orquesta-sinfonica-bankia-perform-manuel-falla-auditorium-granada.html <p>The financial institution supports this initiative with the proposal to disseminate the musical culture and boost the employability of young musicians.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/orquesta-sinfonica-bankia-perform-manuel-falla-auditorium-granada.html Sponsorship Fri, 20 Sep 2019 12:15:00 +0000 The Orquesta Sinfónica Bankia will perform at the Infanta Doña Elena Auditorium and Congress Centre in Águilas https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/orquesta-sinfonica-bankia-will-perform-infanta-elena-auditorium-aguilas.html <p>The financial institution supports this project in order to spread the musical culture and boost the employment of young musicians.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/orquesta-sinfonica-bankia-will-perform-infanta-elena-auditorium-aguilas.html Social commitment Fri, 20 Sep 2019 10:00:00 +0000 Bankia and Kreab launch a work team at Cotec on Privacy and Digital Ethics https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-kreab-launch-work-team-cotec-privacy-digital-ethics.html <p>The objective is to generate a decalogue of good practices regarding privacy and ethics regarding the management of the personal data of the clients of the companies.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-kreab-launch-work-team-cotec-privacy-digital-ethics.html Innovation Thu, 19 Sep 2019 14:00:00 +0000 The Orquesta Sinfónica Bankia will perform at the Maestro Padilla Auditorium in Almería https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/orquesta-sinfonica-bankia-perform-maestro-padilla-auditorium-almeria.html <p>The OSB, composed of a total of 52 specialist musicians, maintains its purpose of bringing music closer to society as a whole; later the orchestra will perform in &Aacute;guilas (Murcia) and Granada.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/orquesta-sinfonica-bankia-perform-maestro-padilla-auditorium-almeria.html Sponsorship Thu, 19 Sep 2019 13:30:00 +0000 Jose Sevilla: "Complex regulations do not add value to banks" https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/jose-sevilla-complex-regulations-add-value-banks.html <p>The CEO also demanded from the supervisors the same banking regulation for all actors in the financial sector, be they banks, fintech or bigtech.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/jose-sevilla-complex-regulations-add-value-banks.html Business Wed, 18 Sep 2019 18:00:00 +0000 Goirigolzarri: "The banking system has to be profitable to be sustainable" https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-banking-system-profitable-sustainable.html <p>The&nbsp;chairman of Bankia has explained that, currently, the profitability of Spanish and European banks is &quot;insufficient&quot; due to demanding regulation and negative interest rates.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-banking-system-profitable-sustainable.html Business Wed, 18 Sep 2019 15:30:00 +0000 Bankia, the IVC and the FSMCV grant six awards in the '2nd Edition of the Bankia Awards for Musical Talent in the Comunidad Valenciana' https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-ivc-fsmcv-grant-six-awards-2nd-edition-bankia-awards-musical-talent-comunidad-valenciana.html <p><br /> The financial institution reaffirms its commitment to the development of the Valencian society by supporting projects of excellence in the different music movements.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-ivc-fsmcv-grant-six-awards-2nd-edition-bankia-awards-musical-talent-comunidad-valenciana.html Sponsorship Sun, 15 Sep 2019 11:00:00 +0000 Bankia joins the Dow Jones Sustainability Index as one of the most sustainable companies https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-joins-dow-jones-sustainability-index-most-sustainable-companies.html <p>More than 3,500 companies have been invited to participate in the selection process to form part of the index.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-joins-dow-jones-sustainability-index-most-sustainable-companies.html Corporate information Sat, 14 Sep 2019 15:00:00 +0000 Bankia donates 100,000 euros to Cruz Roja and provides advantageous financing lines for 500 million euros to alleviate the damage caused by the rain https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-donates-100000-euros-cruz-roja-provides-advantageous-financing-lines-500-million-euros-alleviate-damage-caused-rain.html <p>The entity, through its president, shows its support for the teams that are working in the affected areas, and expresses its condolences to the families of the victims and victims of the DANA.</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-donates-100000-euros-cruz-roja-provides-advantageous-financing-lines-500-million-euros-alleviate-damage-caused-rain.html Social commitment Fri, 13 Sep 2019 15:15:00 +0000 Bankia undertakes to make its customers’ lives easier with its new brand claim: 'That simple’ https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-undertakes-to-make-its-customers-lives-easier-with-its-new-brand-claim-that-simple.html <p>The entity announces its new brand positioning within its strategy of continuing to place the customer at the center of the company&#39;s activity.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-undertakes-to-make-its-customers-lives-easier-with-its-new-brand-claim-that-simple.html Corporate information Fri, 13 Sep 2019 11:45:00 +0000 Goirigolzarri assures that European banks must think about their business model in the current interest rate context and digital transformation https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-assures-european-banks-business-model-current-interest-rate-context-digital-transformation.html <p>The president of Bankia has affirmed, among other statements about the situation of the banking sector, that &ldquo;Banking must obey excellent professional and ethical criteria&rdquo; and that the entity has &ldquo;excellent corporate governance&rdquo;.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/goirigolzarri-assures-european-banks-business-model-current-interest-rate-context-digital-transformation.html Corporate information Thu, 12 Sep 2019 18:15:00 +0000 Bankia, the IVC and the FSMCV will grant awards to five projects in the 'second Edition of the 'Bankia Awards for Musical Talent in Comunidad Valenciana' https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-ivc-fsmcv-awards-five-projects-second-edition-bankia-awards-musical-talent-comunidad-valenciana.html <p>The awards support the development of Valencian society through recognition of the people and entities that carry out projects and initiatives of excellence in the different fields of music.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-ivc-fsmcv-awards-five-projects-second-edition-bankia-awards-musical-talent-comunidad-valenciana.html Sponsorship Wed, 11 Sep 2019 11:45:00 +0000 Bankia and Fundación Montemadrid grant 200,000 euros to the 'Call for Proposals for the Environment and Sustainable Development' https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-montemadrid-grant-200000-euros-call-proposals-environment-sustainable-development.html <p>This initiative is aimed at developing projects that conserve natural heritage, promote the sustainable use of natural resources and promote environmental volunteering.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-montemadrid-grant-200000-euros-call-proposals-environment-sustainable-development.html Social commitment Mon, 09 Sep 2019 10:45:00 +0000 Bankia and Fundación Bancaja announce aid amounting to 100,000 euros for social action projects https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-bancaja-announce-aid-amounting-100000-euros-social-action-projects.html <p>Bankia has a responsible business model that favors sustainable development and contributes to the improvement of the environment and the fight against climate change.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-fundacion-bancaja-announce-aid-amounting-100000-euros-social-action-projects.html Social commitment Mon, 09 Sep 2019 09:45:00 +0000 Mobile purchases by Bankia customers increase by more than 120% between January and July https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/mobile-purchases-bankia-customers-increase-between-january-july.html <p>The digitization of Bankia&#39;s customers is progressing well, and almost 50% of the bank&#39;s customers are already digital, and 65% are expected to be reached by the end of the 2018-2020 Strategic Plan.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/mobile-purchases-bankia-customers-increase-between-january-july.html Business Tue, 03 Sep 2019 08:45:00 +0000 Fundación Bankia participates in an international congress to analyse the role of education in the face of future challenges https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/fundacion-bankia-participates-international-congressanalyse-role-education-future-challenges.html <p>Fundaci&oacute;n Bankia por la Formaci&oacute;n Dual attends, for the third time, these conferences through M&oacute;nica Moso, head of Fundaci&oacute;n Bankia Knowledge and Innovation Centre.</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/fundacion-bankia-participates-international-congressanalyse-role-education-future-challenges.html Social commitment Tue, 03 Sep 2019 08:15:00 +0000 Bankia and the Fundación Cajamurcia support the driving course run by Fundación Jesús Abandonado to improve employability https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-cajamurcia-foundation-support-driving-course-jesus-abandonado-foundation-employability.html <p>Both institutions collaborate in several projects aimed at improving the quality of life of people with disabilities or other groups at risk of social exclusion.<br /> &nbsp;</p> https://www.bankia.com/en/communication/news/bankia-cajamurcia-foundation-support-driving-course-jesus-abandonado-foundation-employability.html Social commitment Tue, 03 Sep 2019 07:30:00 +0000