During 2019, Invest in Bogota (IIB), the city of Bogotá's investment promotion agency, supported 48 greenfield Foreign Direct Investment projects, its highest number for a calendar year since its institution in 2006.
BBVA Compass Makes Larger Push Into Digital Lending Space
"There is a clear demand on the part of consumers for personal loans," said Shayan Khwaja of BBVA Compass.
PayPal’s Stock Hits Record High After Expansion of Apple Partnership
"PayPal customers will be able to pay for App Store, Apple Music, iTunes and iBooks purchases across iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch devices using their PayPal account," said the company.
Spanish Banks and Other Firms Band Together for Blockchain-Based Tech Platform
“It is a consortium network, collaborative and useful for all," said Álex Puig, head of Spain's new multi-sector tech platform Red Lyra.
BBVA and Amazon Web Services Sign Cloud Infrastructure Deal
BBVA is making AWS its "preferred" cloud infrastructure provider to help migrate its workflows to the provider's system.