One of the Financial Post’s Ten Best Companies to Work For
CIBC was the only financial institution named to the list of fast-growing employers that offer the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.
Best Wealth Management Provider in Canada
CIBC was recognized by World Finance magazine for having high-calibre advisors and relationship managers to support clients, strong research teams and best-in-class investment managers, and proactive understanding of the needs and challenges facing high-net-worth individuals.
Among the Top Employers for the Greater Toronto Area
This annual competition compares employers with others in their field on a number of criteria, including work atmosphere, environment, benefits, and training and development programs. This is the fifth consecutive year that CIBC has been selected by Mediacorp Canada Inc.
A leading Equity Markets team as ranked by institutional investors
CIBC's Equity Markets team was ranked among the leading equity research, sales and trading teams in Canada in the Brendan Wood International survey.
Best Canadian Prime Broker
CIBC Prime Services Group was recognized at the 2014 Canadian Hedge Fund Awards.
One of Canada's Top 100 Employers
CIBC was selected for the third consecutive year by the editors at Mediacorp Canada Inc. for excellence in eight key areas: physical workplace; work atmosphere and social; health, financial and family benefits; vacation and time off; employee communications; performance management; training and skills development; and community involvement.
IVIE Award for Innovation in Payments
The CIBC Tim Hortons® Double Double™ Visa* Card won a Gold Award from ACT Canada for Canadian Payments Benefitting Consumers.
One of the World's Greenest Banks
CIBC is among the top 20 greenest banks in the world according to Bloomberg Markets magazine. The rankings are based on banks’ investments and financings in clean energy projects as well as their own environmental performance.
Employer of Distinction for supporting diversity in the workplace
ACCES Employment presents the Walk of Fame awards to employers who have played a key role in supporting the hiring of new Canadians in their organizations, have volunteered as mentors, have contributed their time and expertise to jobseekers, and overall, have found new and innovative ways of ensuring that jobseekers succeed at achieving their career goals in Canada.
Award winning learning and development programs
CIBC won Gold for Leadership Development Program and Silver for Learning Technology Implementation at the Brandon Hall Group Excellence Awards.
Included in Dow Jones Sustainability World Index
CIBC was selected for the 13th consecutive year and is one of only 12 Canadian companies and 25 financial institutions worldwide whose performance met DJSI’s stringent criteria for inclusion.
Listed on the FTSE4Good Index
FTSE4Good is an equity index series designed to facilitate investment in companies that meet globally recognized corporate responsibility standards. Companies in the FTSE4Good Index Series have met stringent social and environmental criteria, and are positioned to capitalize on the benefits of responsible business practice. CIBC has been listed on the index since its inception in 2001.
A member of the Jantzi Social Index
The index consists of 60 Canadian companies that pass a set of broadly-based environmental, social and governance rating criteria. CIBC has been listed on the index since its inception in 2000.
Among the Top 10 Safest Banks in North America
The annual rankings are based on Global Finance magazine’s evaluation of long-term credit ratings – from Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s and Fitch – and total assets of the 500 largest banks worldwide.
Multiple awards for Best Banking in Canada(1)
CIBC was named among the 2014 winners in the Ipsos Best Banking Awards in the categories of: Interest Rates & Service Charges, Mobile Banking Excellence, Automated Telephone Banking Excellence, and Live Agent Telephone Banking Excellence.
Among the best Internet Banks in Canada and North America
CIBC was recognized by Global Finance magazine for Best Consumer Internet Bank – Canada and Best Integrated Consumer Bank Site – North America. Winners were chosen from submissions made by participating Canadian and North American banks.
Gold Award winner for Corporate Responsibility Reporting
CIBC was recognized at the Mercomm ARC awards in the category of Interactive Online Reporting.
Selected by Global Custodian as Ones to Watch – Award Winner
CIBC was recognized among Canadian banks in Global Custodian’s 2014 Prime Brokerage Survey.
One of the World’s Greenest Companies
CIBC was the only Canadian bank among the top 100 global companies in the Newsweek 2014 World’s Greenest Companies ranking. Companies are scored according to how they perform relative to their industry peers on eight key indicators, including Energy Productivity, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, and Reputation.
Strongest of the publicly traded major banks in Canada and North America
This is the fourth consecutive year that CIBC has been recognized as the strongest among Canada’s Big Five banks. Bloomberg Markets ranks banks with at least $100 billion in assets by a weighted combination of five criteria including: Tier 1 capital compared with risk-weighted assets; non-performing assets compared with total assets; reserves for loan losses to non-performing assets; deposits to funding; and efficiency, a comparison of costs against revenues.
2013 Forecaster Accuracy Award for Canada
Consensus Economics, a leading international economic survey firm, presented the award to CIBC's Chief Economist Avery Shenfeld and team.
First in mobile banking functionality
Forrester Research evaluated the mobile banking offerings of the five largest retail banks in Canada across more than 35 criteria. CIBC scored highest and was cited for best-in-class transactional features.
Among the top 25 Best Canadian Brands
Interbrand selected CIBC based on brand value and ten indicators of brand strength: Clarity, Commitment, Protection, Responsiveness, Authenticity, Relevance, Differentiation, Consistency, Presence, and Understanding.
Recognized for Institutional Performance in Canadian Structured Note Leadership
CIBC won the mtn-I Institutional Performances Canada award winner for Canadian Structured Note Leadership.
Canada Derivatives House of the Year
CIBC was selected for innovation and leadership in derivatives products by GlobalCapital, a leading capital markets journal.
Project Finance deals win multiple awards
CIBC was recognized with five project finance awards by Project Finance magazine and Project Finance International magazine.
One of Canada's Top Employers for Young People
This award recognizes employers that offer the nation’s best programs for attracting and retaining younger workers, including mentorship and training programs, appealing perks and benefits, and co-op or work-study programs. This is the second consecutive year that CIBC has been selected by Mediacorp Canada Inc.
One of Canada's Best Diversity Employers
CIBC was selected for the fourth consecutive year by Mediacorp Canada Inc. This designation recognizes employers with exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs for women, members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, Aboriginal peoples, and lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender or transsexual (LGBT) individuals.
One of the 50 Most Engaged Workplaces™ in Canada
Achievers, a company specializing in employee rewards and recognition, selects organizations that demonstrate leadership and innovation through employee engagement in the workplace.