BMO Corporate Social Responsibility

BMO, United Way and City of Toronto Champion Economic Opportunity ILEO Construction Joint Venture to bring jobs and a model of economic sustainability to Greater Golden Mile

 

Community giving, Corporate social responsibility

BMO, together with United Way Greater Toronto, the City of Toronto, community leaders, and private sector partners, is piloting a new approach to promoting economic vitality in areas of the city where it is lacking. The work is guided by the Inclusive Local Economic Opportunity (ILEO) Leadership Table. Established in October 2018 by BMO and […]

BMO and Bloomberg partner to host Sustainable Finance Week

 

Corporate social responsibility, Sustainable finance

BMO is proud to be the exclusive Canadian sponsor of the upcoming Bloomberg Sustainable Finance Week (SFW), which runs from December 2 to 6. The event brings together market-moving players across the world to discuss emerging trends and visionary ideas for this growing industry. In the last 10 years alone, sustainable assets under management grew […]

BMO GAM takes two awards in Investment Week’s Sustainable & ESG Investment Awards 2019

 

Corporate social responsibility, Sustainable finance

BMO’s Responsible Global Equity Fund (£600m AUM) has been recognised by the respected UK industry magazine Investment Week as the Best ESG Investment Fund for 2019, the second time it has won. The Fund, which was launched in October 1987, focuses on businesses that are proactively and effectively managing their own ESG risks and opportunities, […]

BMO takes home the 2019 True North Social Impact Award

 

Corporate social responsibility

BMO is committed to living our Purpose, Boldly Grow the Good – in business and life – across our footprint, so the bank’s recent recognition from the American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (AmCham Canada) in tapping BMO for its 2019 True North Social Impact award shows we’re on the right track. The award is […]

BMO Celebrates Women Entrepreneurs at Canada’s Most Powerful Women: Top 100 Awards

 

BMO for Women

BMO is committed to supporting initiatives that empower women—our colleagues, customers and members of the communities we serve. It’s all part of our Bold Commitment to help create a future with zero barriers to advancement and success, and it supports the fulfillment of our Purpose as an organization: Boldly Grow the Good – in business […]

Back-to-back awards recognize BMO’s leadership in supplier diversity and inclusivity

 

Diversity and inclusion

This month, BMO and the Supplier Diversity Program were honoured twice by two leading organizations dedicated to supporting diverse businesses and professionals. On November 8, the Canadian Gay and Lesbian Chamber of Commerce (CGLCC) — which helps link LGBT+ businesses in Canada to the wider business community — awarded BMO its prestigious National Corporation of […]