Our story

Who we serve

Approximately 47 million consumers and U.S. small businesses—and clients through operations in more than 35 countries.

People, companies and institutional investors

Bank of America is all about providing people, companies and institutional investors the financial products and services they need to help achieve their goals at every stage of their financial lives. Our deep experience, broad range of services and global capabilities allow us to deliver comprehensive solutions that help customers and clients succeed in today’s market and prepare for the future.


Bank of America offers innovative banking products and services with unmatched accessibility and security delivered by responsive, knowledgeable employees—all for a banking experience that is clear and straightforward. For individuals with wealth management needs, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management and U.S. Trust have more than 18,000 client-facing professionals as of 2015…  learn More  about People


For small businesses working to expand, fast-growing middle-market companies or multi-national corporations seeking access to capital markets worldwide, Bank of America and its subsidiaries offer a wide range of products and services. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the commercial banking and global markets business of Bank of America Corporation and its affiliates.1 learn More  about Companies

Institutional investors

Bank of America Merrill Lynch drives performance by leveraging exceptional asset management capabilities and global scale, including a portfolio of sophisticated services, multi-industry expertise and insightful, industry-leading research.  learn More  about Institutional investors

1-Commercial banking activities are performed by banking affiliates, including Bank of America, N.A. Securities, strategic advisory, and other investment banking activities are performed by investment banking affiliates, including, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated.