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Bank of Nova Scotia

The Bank of Nova Scotia is a Canadian multinational banking and financial services company founded in 1832. Headquartered in Toronto, it is one of Canada's Big Six banks. It offers personal and commercial banking, wealth management and private banking, corporate and investment banking and capital markets. As of 2021, it had more than 92,000 employees and CAD 1.16 trillion in total assets. The bank trades on both the Toronto and New York exchanges.

Ranking position
#50 /395
Total score
27.4 /100
Banks #28
Measurement area Score Rank (0-395)

Governance and strategy

12.9 /40 #43

Respecting planetary boundaries

5.0 /30 #104

Adhering to societal conventions

9.5 /30 #28

Leading practices

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More about the company

Results 2021
Net income: CAD 9.95 billion; Total assets: CAD 1.16 trillion
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This financial institution is part of the SDG2000, the 2,000 most influential companies

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