Our company

Our businesses

We help make financial lives better through products and services for people, companies and institutions.

Delivering responsible growth through eight lines of businesses

Through our eight lines of businesses, we focus on helping individuals navigate every stage of their financial lives, working with companies—large and small—to drive the economy forward, and providing insights, ideas and award-winning research1 for institutional investors.

For people

Retail
Retail serves U.S. consumers with a full range of financial products and services through award-winning digital banking capabilities and a retail banking network. Learn more at bankofamerica.com.

Preferred and Small Business
Preferred and Small Business provide access to Bank of America banking and Merrill investment solutions to U.S. banking and investment clients, as well as cash management, lending and investment solutions to entrepreneurs and small businesses. Learn more about our work with small businesses in Access to Capital or at bankofamerica.com/smallbusiness.

Merrill
With Merrill, you get straightforward investment advice and guidance. We have the tools, the people, and the know-how to help you create a personalized strategy to pursue your goals. Learn more at Merrill.com.

Bank of America Private Bank
We can help you and your family with sophisticated planning and solutions to manage substantial wealth – now, and for future generations. Learn more at privatebank.bankofamerica.com.

For companies

Business Banking
Business Banking offers integrated financial guidance and solutions—including credit, treasury, trade, foreign exchange, equipment finance and merchant services—to small and mid-sized U.S. companies. Learn more at bofaml.com.

Global Commercial Banking
Global Commercial Banking provides treasury, lending, leasing, financial guidance, and debt and equity underwriting services to middle market companies across all industries. It brings these clients the full capabilities of the company paired with local service. Learn more at bofaml.com.

Global Corporate & Investment Banking
Global Corporate & Investment Banking serves large corporate clients around the world and across all industries — as well as municipalities and government agencies—with solutions for treasury services, lending, leasing, advisory, and debt and equity underwriting. Learn more at bofaml.com.

Institutional Investors

Global Markets
Global Markets provides services across the world’s debt, equity, commodity and foreign exchange markets. This includes liquidity, hedging strategies, invaluable insights, and one of the world's leading research platforms to institutional investor clients, including hedge funds, asset managers, pension funds and others. Learn more at bofaml.com.

1Institutional Investor magazine announced BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research as one of the top global research firms from 2011-2018 based on surveys held throughout the year. The magazine creates rankings of the top research analysts in a wide variety of specializations, drawn from the choices of portfolio managers and other investment professionals at more than 1,000 firms. BofA Merrill Lynch Global Research is research produced by BofA Securities, Inc. (“BofAS”) and/or one or more of its affiliates. BofAS is a registered broker-dealer, Member SIPC, and wholly owned subsidiary of Bank of America Corporation. For more information about this award, go to https://www.institutionalinvestor.com/research/8959/Overview. Rankings and recognition from Institutional Investor are no guarantee of future investment success and do not ensure that a current or prospective client will experience a higher level of performance results and such rankings should not be construed as an endorsement.