Being a responsible corporate citizen is fundamental to our culture and has always been part of our business strategy. For us, being socially responsible means maintaining a consistent strategy, strong governance framework and sound business practices that create value for our shareholders. It means listening to our clients and creating products and services that meet their needs. It also means ensuring our employees have the tools and training they need to succeed, and looking for opportunities to create a sustainable workplace.
The information shared in these reports meets our regulatory requirement from the Canadian federal government to produce an annual Public Accountability Statement (PAS) as outlined in section 459.3 of the Bank Act. The PAS was moved to a seperate document starting in 2014. You can find the most recent PAS on our regulatory disclosures page.