Our Story

Over 230 years of investing in innovative financial solutions for the world.

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FEATURED

Our Approach

We are committed to consistently leading, listening and moving with urgency to position ourselves and our clients for tomorrow.

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Company Profile

We are invested in helping individuals and institutions invest, transact and conduct business around the world.


Company Profile

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$33.6

trillion assets under
custody and/or administration *

$1.8

trillion assets
under management *

35

countries


BNY Mellon is an investments company. We provide investment management, investment services and wealth management that help institutions and individuals succeed in markets all over the world.
 

* All figures as of June 30, 2018

Established 1784
Founder Alexander Hamilton
Headquarters 240 Greenwich Street
Ticker Symbol BK

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Investor Relations

We are a global leader in providing a comprehensive array of services that enable institutions and individuals to service and manage their financial assets.

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BNY Mellon At A Glance

Learn more about us through BNY Mellon’s quarterly report of key financial data as well our global business news and insights.

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Our Legacy

From the legacy of our founder, Alexander Hamilton, to how we are Invested today, our story is made up of a history of firsts.


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Pioneering Progress

We have evolved in many ways since our founding in 1784, but our commitment to the true innovative spirit of our founder, Alexander Hamilton, remains the same. It’s the driving force behind our legacy of firsts and what continues to push us forward into the future.

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The Buck Started Here

Since our founding in 1784, by Alexander Hamilton, we have endured every economic condition and market event as the oldest, continuously operating financial institution in the United States. We provide investment management and investment services that are unrivaled in scale, precision and quality, helping our clients to conduct business and manage risk.

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Our Timeline

Imbued with more than 230 years of history and an innovative legacy, BNY Mellon continues to help shape the future of financial services.

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Awards and Recognitions

BNY Mellon strives to make a positive impact in the world directly through peoples’ lives. Our efforts have been recognized by media, professional organizations and community groups from around the world.

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Global Locations

With a dedicated business presence on six continents, 35 countries and over 100 markets, BNY Mellon delivers global scale at the local level.

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Our People

At BNY Mellon, we believe each of us has the power to improve lives through investing. That’s why our best investment is the one we make in our people.

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Our World

At BNY Mellon, being invested in the world means using our expertise, skills and resources to help bring positive change in society and for the environment.

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Our Future

We’re Invested in embracing the future. Our innovative spirit continues to drive change, helping us transform the global financial markets.

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