April 2013 - For the 13th consecutive year, RBC has been named to the FTSE4Good Index Series, an index designed to encourage investment in companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards. This honour adds to an impressive suite of recognition garnered by RBC for programs and performance related to sustainability and corporate responsibility.
Companies listed on the FTSE4Good index have met stringent environmental, social and governance criteria, including their practices in the following areas:
RBC congratulates the other Canadian companies included on the 2013 Index.
RBC is recognized among the world's financial, social and environmental leaders and has been named one of the world’s Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World, one of Canada's Greenest Employers, one of Canada's 50 Most Socially Responsible Corporations and one of the Best Workplaces in Canada. RBC is also listed on the Jantzi Social Index and the FTSE4Good Index.RBC supports a broad range of community initiatives through donations, sponsorships and employee volunteer activities. In 2012, we contributed more than $95 million to causes worldwide through donations and community investments of more than $64 million and $31 million in sponsorship of community events and national organizations.