Banco Bil.Viz.Argent BVA Dividend option: Application for Admission

  Banco Bil.Viz.Argent (BVA) - Dividend option: Application for Admission

RNS Number : 0076R
Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA
13 November 2012

                          Application for Admission

Banco  Bilbao  Vizcaya  Argentaria,  S.A.  (BBVA)  hereby  announces  that  an 
application has been made to the  United Kingdom Listing Authority (UKLA)  and 
the London Stock  Exchange (LSE)  for 66,741,405  new ordinary  shares in  the 
capital of BBVA with  a par value of  0.49 Euro per share  (the Shares) to  be 
admitted to the Official List of the UKLA and traded on the main market of the
LSE. Admission is expected to become effective on 15 November 2012.

The Shares have been issued in connection with BBVA's shareholder remuneration
programme which permits  eligible shareholders  to elect  to receive  ordinary 
shares in the  capital of  BBVA in  lieu of  a cash  dividend. The  associated 
increase in the authorised share capital of BBVA was approved at the  ordinary 
general meeting of BBVA shareholders on 16 March 2012. For further details  of 
the shareholder remuneration programme and the capital increase, please  refer 
to BBVA's announcements  dated 14  September 2012,  26 September  2012 and  15 
October 2012.

                                                      Madrid, 13 November 2012

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