12/05/2019 | Press release | Archived content
DALLAS, December 5, 2019 - Comerica Incorporated (NYSE:CMA) received national recognition for its commitment to corporate responsibility, placing ninth in Newsweek's first ranking of America's Most Responsible Companies.
The rankings included evaluations of more than 2,000 companies across the country with only 300 making the list. The inaugural ranking was based on a balanced approach to environment, social and corporate governance (ESG) performance and completed in partnership with global data research firm Statista Inc.
'Our sustainability initiatives demonstrate our commitment to serving as a responsible company and ensuring our communities continue to have the ability to prosper now and in the future,' said Curt Farmer, President and Chief Executive Officer, Comerica Incorporated.
The recognition by Newsweek is one of several corporate responsibility honors for Comerica's sustainability initiatives in 2019. Earlier this year, Comerica was named to the 2019 Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights and received a Climate Leadership Award from the Center for climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) and The Climate Registry (TCR) for the second consecutive year.
Comerica's work in the communities earned the organization recognition on The Civic 50 by Points of Light. The Civic 50 evaluates companies according to investment, integration, institutionalization and impact.
'Our strong, balanced approach to ESG issues reflects our dedication to corporate responsibility,' said Scott Beckerman, Senior Vice President and Corporate Sustainability Officer. 'This recognition underscores our commitment to helping people, businesses, communities and our planet thrive.'
To learn more about Corporate Responsibility at Comerica, visit www.comerica.com/sustainability.
Comerica Incorporated (NYSE: CMA) is a financial services company headquartered in Dallas, Texas, and strategically aligned by three business segments: The Business Bank, The Retail Bank, and Wealth Management. Comerica focuses on relationships, and helping people and businesses be successful. In addition to Texas, Comerica Bank locations can be found in Arizona, California, Florida and Michigan, with select businesses operating in several other states, as well as in Canada and Mexico.