BMO Corporate Social Responsibility

mental health statistics BMO’s partnership in groundbreaking mental health research

 

Diversity and inclusion

BMO is an advocate for mental health awareness, and a strong supporter of the fight to end the stigma associated with it. So we’re proud to announce that the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), in partnership with BMO, today announced a first-of-its-kind Workplace Mental Health Playbook for Business Leaders. The Playbook, which features […]

A BMO branch building BMO Named to Corporate Knights’ Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World ranking

 

Corporate social responsibility

BMO has been named to Corporate Knights’ 2020 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World ranking—as the top-ranked bank in North America on the list. The Global 100 companies list represents what the Toronto-based Corporate Knights considers the top 1% of companies in the world who are leading the way on sustainability performance. BMO […]

A smiling BMO employee BMO Financial Group Recognized for Fifth Year in a Row by Bloomberg’s Gender-Equality Index

 

Diversity and inclusion

BMO Financial Group today announced it has been included in the Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (GEI) for the fifth year in a row. The global index recognizes companies committed to gender equality and inclusivity within the workplace and the community, and publicly demonstrates each company’s commitment to equality and advancing women. This year, the index has […]

Doug Bourque, VP, Indigenous Banking, BC and Yukon and Ouray Crowfoot, Chief Financial Officer, Siksika Nation BMO Announces Indigenous Advisory Council

 

Diversity and inclusion

BMO has established an Indigenous Advisory Council with members from Indigenous communities across Canada. The Council will support further education and awareness, provide input on policies and practices, and build on BMO’s long-term commitment to diversity and inclusion. As the BMO Indigenous Advisory Council expands, it will be representative of First Nations, Métis and Inuit […]

BMO Lights Fest BMO Harris donates $10,000 to Metropolitan Family Services in Chicago

 

Community giving

At BMO, we are driven by our Purpose to Boldly Grow the Good in business and life, and to honour that, we closed off 2019 by giving back with the help of our customers and community! During the holiday season, BMO asked community members to share a holiday message using the hashtag, #BMOLightsFest, on Twitter, Instagram […]

Buildings and solar panels BMO Sustainability Leaders Podcast on Sustainability in China

 

Sustainable finance

New on BMO’s Sustainability Leaders podcast, a discussion about sustainability in China, and the unique challenges presented by 25 years of enormous growth and development there. On this episode we’re joined by Deborah Lehr, Vice Chairman and Executive Director of the Paulson Institute and Dan Krieter, Director in the BMO Capital Markets Fixed Income Strategy Group. Check […]