Social Investing

Social Investing

We bring the breadth of our business to bear in delivering innovative social investing solutions for clients, and our capabilities continue to grow.

Enabling Positive Change Through Investments

We partnered with the United Nations Foundation on a report that identifies market opportunities to advance gender equality.

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This Carbon Efficiency Strategy case study uses the Deliberate Leadership framework to identify the social, financial, and collaborative pillars needed to create a market-oriented product that is designed to meet the growing demand for environmentally conscious investing.

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Investors who adopt social finance strategies don't have to sacrifice returns in order to feel good about the makeup of their portfolios or to effect meaningful societal change.

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As the first-place winner of UpPrize, Conversant Labs has continued its mission of creating an equal experience for both non-sighted users of technology and consumers at large.

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As a top finisher of UpPrize, PHRQL is expanding its nutrition education tool to food pantries in Pittsburgh to educate at-risk families on the importance of nutrition.

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As the recipient of BNY Mellon’s Social Finance Global Innovation Award, Rorus is moving forward with its mission to enable affordable, safe drinking water throughout the world.

News and Our Thinking

What is Social Investing?

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At BNY Mellon, social investing refers to investment activities intended to generate financial returns and incorporate social and/or environmental considerations

22 trillion

Assets managed according to ESG and values-based exclusionary screens

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$735 billion: Market value of client portfolios screened for ESG factors (Asset Servicing, 12/31/2016)

Harnessing Our Investments Expertise

Across BNY Mellon business lines, our recommendations to bring social investing to scale are already guiding our own activities in product development, thought leadership and partnerships.

Learn more about Social Investing at BNY Mellon in our Corporate Social Responsibility Report.

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