Our CSR Strategy Pillars

Guided by our vision to improve lives through investing, our CSR strategy focuses on positively influencing the global economy, empowering our employees, and addressing societal challenges. These three pillars – Our Markets, Our People, and Our World – direct our resources for the greatest impact.

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Our Markets

We support financial market integrity to help economies thrive.


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Responsible Risk Management

Amid interdependent markets, cybersecurity threats and rising client expectations, we prioritize risk management, asset protection and governance.

$33T

SAFEGUARDING TRILLIONS

BNY Mellon safeguarded $33 trillion for investors in 2017.

96%

STRONG RISK CULTURE

96% of BNY Mellon employees are aware of key risks to relevant to their work.

92%

BOARD INDEPENDENCE

Approximately 92% of our Board of Directors is independent, including our lead director.

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Our People

We empower people to achieve their goals.


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People Are Our Priority

We foster leadership, professional development, engagement, inclusion and wellbeing to create a productive, invigorating workplace.

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LEARNING FOR LIFE

We deliver more than one million learning hours to employees annually.

70%

ALL IN FOR WELLBEING

70% of BNY Mellon employees used our global wellbeing platform in 2017.

100%

CHAMPIONS FOR EQUALITY

Scored 100% on the 2018 Corporate Equality Index for LGBTQ workplace equality.

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Our World

We contribute solutions to the world’s most pressing issues.


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Progress for Society and the Planet

The world needs sustainable economic growth, new technological skills and climate change mitigation. We help tackle the challenges.

$907B

Innovative ESG Screening

We screened client portfolios worth $907 billion for ESG factors in 2017.

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Zero Net Emissions

BNY Mellon maintained zero net carbon emissions in our operations in 2017.

$41.7MM

Impacting Communities

BNY Mellon contributed $41.7 million to communities around the world in 2017.

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CSR Downloads

Each year we report on our CSR activities and performance. Access our CSR Reports and other downloads.

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Heidi DuBois
If you have a question or feedback on our CSR performance, we want to hear from you.
Heidi DuBois
Global Head, Philanthropy & Corporate Social Responsibility
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