Our approach to materiality
Our approach to materiality is guided by our commitment to Responsible Growth and doing so in a sustainable manner, which helps us deliver returns to our clients and shareholders and help address society’s biggest challenges.
Bank of America's focus on responsible & sustainable growth
See how we're bringing our approach to responsible growth to life.
Bank of America charitable foundation philanthropic strategy
At Bank of America, we’re guided by a common purpose to help make financial lives better. We drive responsible growth by focusing on our clients, managing risk well, and making sure our growth is sustainable.
More results for Responsible growth
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Approach to zero
Building on our history of climate leadership, in 2021 we announced a commitment to achieve net zero emissions across our financing activities, operations and supply chain before 2050.
About Bank of America: Our strategy, mission & vision
We’re here to build meaningful connections that help make your financial life better.
Bank of America's ethical business practices
Our responsible business practices have a direct, positive impact on two areas critical to our growth: Our strength and stability as a global financial institution; Our capacity to meet the financial needs of our clients in all phases of their lives.
Racial equality & economic opportunity
At Bank of America, we’re committed to addressing the root causes of inequality through a company-wide commitment to advancing economic opportunity across diverse communities.
8 lines of business: for people, companies & investors
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 research for institutional investors.
Powering our facilities with the sun
More bank facilities are benefitting from energy savings and low-carbon enhancement through our onsite solar installations.