2017 CSR Report

BNY Mellon supports sustainable growth for people, societies and the planet.

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Trends Shaping Our World

Shifts in the world’s economic, societal and environmental landscape are redefining the future. See the impact of rapid technology advancements, interdependent global markets, gender equality, changing workforce dynamics and climate change—trends that affect how we live and work.

Global Trends

Understanding trends leads to ideas, solutions and positive change.

 

Technological Advancements

Technology is Moving Faster

Rapidly advancing artificial intelligence (AI), virtual reality and other technologies are transforming our lives.

MORE ABOUT TECH ADVANCEMENT TRENDS

Global Markets are Interdependent

Global Markets are Interdependent

Increasing interdependence between globalized markets creates both opportunities and challenges.

MORE ABOUT GLOBAL MARKET TRENDS

Gender Equality Spurs Growth

Gender Equality Spurs Growth

Gender-diverse companies tend to perform better, leading to new economic opportunities for business and stakeholders.

MORE ABOUT GENDER EQUALITY TRENDS

The Global Workforce is Changing

The Global Workforce is Changing

Multiple generations’ varying attitudes, skills and job expectations set the stage for vibrant, inclusive workplaces. 

MORE ABOUT GLOBAL WORKFORCE TRENDS

Climate Change Impacts Intensify

Climate Change Impacts Intensify

Greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions are the highest ever, affecting weather, crop yields and sea levels.*

MORE ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE TRENDS

Our Impact

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How We Support the UN Sustainable Development Agenda

BNY Mellon joins governments, businesses, institutions and citizens in supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), a plan of action to help people and the planet thrive. We target five of the 17 SDGs as part of our CSR strategy.

Leadership Views

Charlie Scharf

CEO Leadership Perspective

“We remain committed to contributing to the safe and consistent functioning of the financial systems and to a sustainable world where people can succeed and economies can thrive.”

— Charles W. Scharf, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Heidi DuBois

Heidi DuBois on CSR at BNY Mellon

“We will continue to watch global trends evolve and adjust our CSR strategy to deliver the most positive, constructive impact, today and tomorrow.”

— Heidi DuBois, Global Head of Philanthropy and Corporate Social Responsibility

About Our Reporting

 


Our CSR Strategy

Our CSR strategy and business strategy are aligned to deliver the greatest possible positive impact for society. Through solutions and actions, we use our resources for the good of the economy, our people, our communities and the environment.

MORE ABOUT OUR CSR STRATEGY

Download Our Overview

Our 2017 CSR Overview highlights BNY Mellon activities and our positive impact on global trends affecting our stakeholders, communities, societies and the planet.

READ 2017 CSR OVERVIEW (PDF - 1.4 MB)

Download Our CSR Report

We report our CSR activities using the Global Reporting Initiative’s (GRI) framework, the world’s most widely used sustainability reporting framework. We prepared the report according to GRI G4.

READ 2017 CSR REPORT (PDF - 5.4 MB)

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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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