About CIBC Mellon

Industry Awards and Recognition

At CIBC Mellon, our aim is to deliver outstanding customer service, each and every day, by employees who are passionate about what they do. Along with our commitment to exceptional service, we seek to provide a suite of robust asset servicing products.

CIBC Mellon's focus on service excellence, our passionate team and commitment to ongoing product/service enhancements for the benefit of our clients is regularly recognized through numerous industry honours. 

2021

2020

2019

2018

2017

2016

  • CIBC Mellon Named Canadian Custodian of the Year in Custody Risk Global Awards 2016
    CIBC Mellon has once again secured the title, "Custodian of the Year: Canada" in the Canada award category at Custody Risk Global Awards 2016 held on November 10, 2016 in London, UK.
  • CIBC Mellon named #1 for Employee Communication as Achievers celebrates 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in North America
    Achievers named CIBC Mellon among the “Elite 8”, with the highest score in the “Communication” category among the Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces in North America.
  • CIBC Mellon named best sub-custodian in Canada by Global Finance magazine for tenth consecutive year
    For the tenth year in a row, CIBC Mellon has been named best sub-custodian in Canada by Global Finance magazine. CIBC Mellon was awarded this title as part of Global Finance Magazine's ranking of "The World's Best Securities Services Providers 2016."
  • CIBC Mellon rated best sub-custodian in Canada in 2016 Global Investor/ISF sub-custody survey
    CIBC Mellon has been rated the best sub-custodian in Canada in the 2016 Global Investor/ISF sub-custody survey, ranking first in Canada. CIBC Mellon was the highest rated custodian according to both the unweighted results and the results weighted by client asset size.
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America
    Outstanding corporate culture, employee experience and commitment to corporate social responsibility help earn a fourth consecutive Achievers award for CIBC Mellon

2015

  • CIBC Mellon once again Canada's Market Outperformer according to Global Custodian magazine 2015 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
    CIBC Mellon led all operational survey categories in the Canadian market, including asset servicing, settlement, technology, ancillary services and value delivered
  • CIBC Mellon recognized, rewarded for "Best Reward and Recognition Strategy" at 2015 Canadian HR Awards
    Prestigious award honours CIBC Mellon's success in leveraging a rewards and recognition strategy to recruit, retain, motivate and engage employees
  • Highly Commended for the Social Responsibility Project of the Year
    CIBC Mellon’s Together in Action volunteering program “Highly Commended” in Social Responsibility Project of the Year category at the 2015 Employee Engagement Awards
  • Best Subcustodian for Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World's Best Sub-Custodian 2015 Awards (9th consecutive year)
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in North America
    Achievers 

2014

  • United Way Spirit Awards 2014 Winner
    CIBC Mellon's 2014 United Way effort earns "Best Campaign Team" Spirit Award from United Way Toronto
  • Canada’s Market Outperformer
    Global Custodian: 2014 Agent Banks in Major Markets survey
  • Outperformer Canada: Settlement Services
    Global Custodian: 2014 Agent Banks in Major Markets survey
  • Best Subcustodian for Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World's Best Sub-Custodian 2014 Awards (8th consecutive year)
  • Custodian of the Year Award: Canada
    Risk.net 2014 Custody Risk Americas Awards
  • CIBC Mellon Named Best Single Major Market Subcustodian in the Americas
    Global Custodian magazine
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada
    Achievers

2013

  • Top Overall (in conjunction with U.S. parent BNY Mellon), Lender: Most Innovative and Lender: One to Watch
    Global Investor/ISF 2013 Equity Lending Survey
  • Top Rated for Leading Clients and Cross-Border
    Global Custodian: 2013 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
  • Best Sub-Custodian for Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2013 Awards (7th consecutive year)
  • Custodian of the Year Award: Canada
    Risk.net 2013 Custody Risk Americas Awards
  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Investor/ISF magazine Sub-Custody Survey

2012

  • Best in Class status in 29 service categories
    Global Custodian: Agent Banks in Major Markets
  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2012 Awards (6th consecutive year)
  • Ranked Number One in the World for Relationship Management
    Global Investor/ISF 2012 Equity Lending Survey
  • Achievers 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada
    Achievers
  • World’s Top Regionally-Focused Lender
    2011 Global Securities Lending Awards

2011

  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2011 Awards (5th consecutive year)

2010

  • Ranked First in Canadian Sub-Custody
    Global Custodian magazine’s 2010 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
  • Placed #1 in four categories
    Global Investor/ISF 2010 Equity Lending Survey
    • Relationship Management
    • Stability of Supply
    • Operations - Collateral Management
    • Collateral Flexibility Non Cash
  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2010 Awards (4th consecutive year)
  • #1 Provider of Global Custody Services in Canada
    2010 R&M Consultants Global Custody Survey

2009

  • Ranked #1 in Securities Lending Service
    Securities Finance (ISF) magazine’s 2009 Equity Lending Survey
  • Ranked First in Canadian Sub-Custody
    Global Custodian magazine’s 2009 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2009 Awards (3rd consecutive year)
  • Ranked #1 overall in five categories
    2009 R&M global custody survey
    • The Experts (respondents using five or more custodians)
    • U.S.
    • UK Asset Owners
    • U.S. Asset Owners
    • U.S. Asset Managers

2008

  • Ranked First in Canadian Sub-Custody
    Global Custodian magazine’s 2008 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
  • Custodian of The Year
    ICFA magazine’s inaugural Global Awards
  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2008 Awards (2nd consecutive year)

2007

  • Ranked number one in relationship management to securities borrowers
    ISF (International Securities Finance) magazine’s 2007 Equity Lending Survey
  • Best Sub-Custodian in Canada
    Global Finance magazine: World’s Best Sub-Custodian 2007 Awards

2006

  • Top-rated Custodial Services Provider
    Global Custodian magazine’s 2006 Agent Banks in Major Markets Survey
  • Winner of the 2006 Globe and Mail Toronto Business for the Arts Award
  • Ranked Canada’s Custodial Services Provider of Choice
    Annual Investment Manager Survey

2005

  • Highest overall client satisfaction rating
    Group Five’s annual Shareholder Services Benchmarking Study
  • Canada’s #1 Sub-Custodial Services Provider
    Global Custodian magazine’s 2005 Review of Agent Banks in Major Markets
  • Ranked Canada’s Custodial Services Provider of Choice
    Annual Investment Manager Survey