Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA is a diversified international financial group, with strengths in the traditional banking businesses of retail banking, asset management, private banking and wholesale banking.
The company operates through the following segments: Spain, Real Estate Activity in Spain, Eurasia, Mexico, South America & United States.
The Spain segment includes all of banking and non-banking businesses in Spain.
The main business units included in this segment are: Spanish Retail Network, Corporate & Business Banking, Corporate & Investment Banking and Other units.
The Spanish Retail Network business unit includes the segments of individual customers, private banking, small companies and businesses in the domestic market; The Corporate & Business Banking business unit manages small and medium sized enterprises, companies and corporations, public institutions and developer segments; The Corporate & Investment Banking business unit is responsible for business with large corporations and multinational groups and the trading floor and distribution business in Spain; and Other units include the insurance business unit in Spain, and the Asset Management unit, which manages Spanish mutual funds and pension funds.
The Eurasia segment covers the retail and wholesale banking businesses of the company in the rest of Europe and Asia.
The Mexico segment comprises the banking and insurance businesses conducted in Mexico.
The South America segment manages the company's banking and insurance businesses.
The business units included in this segment are: Retail & Corporate Banking and Insurance businesses.
The United States segment encompasses the company's business in the United States.
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria was founded on December 18, 1999 and is headquartered in Madrid, Spain.