National Bank announced that it has been selected for the 2021 Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index. The Index recognizes companies around the world that are committed to transparency in gender reporting and advancing women’s equality. This year's Index consists of 380 companies headquartered across 44 countries and regions.
"We take concrete action to provide an inclusive work environment that helps women achieve their full potential. We're so proud to be recognized by Bloomberg for a third consecutive year," said Brigitte Hébert, Executive Vice-President – Employee Experience at National Bank. "The index helps us find new ways to support talented women. When we focus on including female employees and promoting their success, the entire organization is sure to benefit.”
“The companies included in the 2021 GEI are expanding the ESG data universe to include gender-related data that investors are demanding today,” said Peter T. Grauer, Chairman of Bloomberg. “Their commitment to disclosure is making the business case for inclusion, and driving transparency in the markets.”