--Spanish lender Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria is working on plans to launch a digital consumer bank in Germany, Bloomberg reports, citing unnamed sources.

--BBVA's Head of Digital Banking Italy Javier Lipuzcoa is leading the project, according to Bloomberg.

--A BBVA spokesperson declined to comment when contacted by Dow Jones Newswires.

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