October 31, 2011

BNY Mellon to Host Investor Day on November 14

NEW YORK, October 31, 2011  — Gerald L. Hassell, chairman, president and chief executive officer along with members of executive management from BNY Mellon, will host an Investor Day conference and simultaneous live webcast at 2 p.m. EST on Monday, November 14 in New York City. The conference will consist of presentations discussing BNY Mellon's corporate strategy, opportunities for growth, efficiency initiatives and capital management. The presentations may include forward-looking and other material information.

Persons wishing to access the conference and audio webcast may do so by dialing (888) 677-5383 (U.S.) and (773) 799-3611 (international), and using the passcode: Investor Day, or by logging on to www.bnymellon.com.  A version of the Investor Day conference presentation will be available at www.bnymellon.com beginning at approximately 1 p.m. EST on November 14, 2011.  Replays of the conference and audio webcast will be available beginning November 14, 2011 at approximately 5 p.m. EST through Monday, November 28, 2011 by dialing (888) 568-0902 (U.S.) or (203) 369-3211 (international).  The archived version of the audio webcast will also be available at www.bnymellon.com for the same time period.

BNY Mellon is a global financial services company focused on helping clients manage and service their financial assets, operating in 36 countries and serving more than 100 markets. BNY Mellon is a leading provider of financial services for institutions, corporations and high-net-worth individuals, offering superior investment management and investment services through a worldwide client-focused team. It has $25.9 trillion in assets under custody and administration and $1.2 trillion in assets under management, services $11.9 trillion in outstanding debt and processes global payments averaging $1.6 trillion per day. BNY Mellon is the corporate brand of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation (NYSE: BK). Additional information is available at www.bnymellon.com and through Twitter @bnymellon.