BNY Mellon Earns Recognition from Leading Organizations

FEBRUARY 4, 2020

BNY Mellon has received recent accolades for corporate social responsibility and diversity and inclusion. We are included in Bloomberg’s Gender Equality Index, CDP’s Climate Change ‘A List’, Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies list and the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index.

  • Bloomberg’s Gender Equality Index (GEI): BNY Mellon has been named to the 2020 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index. The company has been included on this sector-neutral index since its inception in 2016. The GEI distinguishes companies committed to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women’s equality.
  • CDP’s Climate Change ‘A List’: For the seventh consecutive year BNY Mellon was awarded a position on the Climate Change ‘A List’ by the CDP, a non-profit global environmental disclosure program. BNY Mellon was recognized for its actions to cut emissions, mitigate climate risks and develop the low-carbon economy, based on the data submitted by the company through CDP’s 2019 climate change questionnaire.
  • Fortune Magazine’s 2020 World’s Most Admired Companies: BNY Mellon has been named one of the “World’s Most Admired Companies” by Fortune Magazine. The annual survey, conducted by Fortune and Korn Ferry, is a leading measure of corporate reputation among the world’s largest companies.
  • Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index (HRC CEI): For the thirteenth year running BNY Mellon received a perfect score on the 2020 Corporate Equality Index, a national benchmarking survey and report on corporate policies and practices related to lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) workplace equality.

“We are proud to be included in these four prestigious lists. These recognitions reflect our daily commitment to mobilizing BNY Mellon’s resources to deliver positive impact,” said Todd Gibbons, interim Chief Executive Officer. “These honors reinforce what I’ve known in my 30 years at BNY Mellon– we are tireless in our pursuit of excellence for our clients, our communities and our shareholders.

About BNY Mellon

BNY Mellon is a global investments company dedicated to helping its clients manage and service their financial assets throughout the investment lifecycle. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, BNY Mellon delivers informed investment management and investment services in 35 countries. As of Dec. 31, 2019, BNY Mellon had $37.1 trillion in assets under custody and/or administration, and $1.9 trillion in assets under management. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available on Follow us on Twitter @BNYMellon or visit our newsroom at for the latest company news.


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