Angie Suárez
Angie Suárez
Senior Economist

Angie Suárez has been an economist with BBVA Research since 2010, having spent her entire career so far in the BBVA Group. At present she is the senior economist in the Spain and Portugal Unit and is in charge of part of the analysis of the Spanish regions and the Portuguese economy in BBVA Research.

She gained a degree in Economics from ESPOL (Ecuador) in 2008 and also has a master’s degree in Macroeconometrics and Finance from the Menéndez Pelayo International University (joint programme with CECO-ICEX-IEF).

Latest publications

The increase in face-to-face card spending slowed down to 0.5% year-on-year last week, due to both the lower growth of purchases with Spanish cards (8%) and the greater decline in transactions with foreign cards (-54%).
Growth in face-to-face card spending stabilized at 1% year-on-year between July 13 and 19. Purchases with Spanish cards rose by 8%, while transactions with foreign cards slowed their decline to -55%.
The greater impact of restrictions on domestic demand, the reduction of consumption on domestically produced goods and services (in particular, social consumption) and the deployment of the tourism sector introduce a downward revision of growth in all the Autonomous Communities and especially on the Mediterranean coast.