BNS.TO - The Bank of Nova Scotia

Toronto - Toronto Delayed Price. Currency in CAD

The Bank of Nova Scotia

Scotia Plaza
44 King Street West
Toronto, ON M5H 1H1
Canada
416-866-6161
http://www.scotiabank.com

SectorFinancial Services
IndustryBanks - Global
Full Time Employees101,809

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Brian Johnston Porter B.Com., A.M.P.Pres, CEO & Director3.7M1.71M1958
Mr. Rajagopal ViswanathanExec. VP & CFO828.33k117.91kN/A
Mr. James P. O'SullivanStrategic Advisor1.82MN/AN/A
Mr. Philip M. Thomas B.A.Exec. VP of Customer Insights, Data & Analytics235kN/AN/A
Mr. Ignacio DeschampsGroup Head of International Banking & Digital Transformation2.65MN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2018 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in CAD.

Description

The Bank of Nova Scotia provides various banking products and services in North America, Latin America, the Caribbean and Central America, and the Asia-Pacific. The company offers financial advice and solutions, and day-to-day banking products, including debit and credit cards, chequing and saving accounts, investments, mortgages, loans, and related creditor insurance to individuals and small businesses; and commercial banking solutions comprising lending, deposit, cash management, and trade finance solutions to medium and large businesses, including automotive dealers and their customers. It is also involved in the provision of investment and wealth management advice, services, products, and solutions to customers and advisors; wealth management solutions, such as private customer, online brokerage, full-service brokerage, pension, and institutional customer services, as well as asset management business focusing on developing investment solutions for retail and institutional investors; and international banking services for retail, corporate, and commercial customers. In addition, the company offers corporate lending; trade finance and cash management; investment banking services, including corporate finance, and mergers and acquisitions; fixed income and equity underwriting, sales, trading, and research services; prime brokerage and stock lending services; foreign exchange sales and trading services; commodity derivatives sales and trading; and collateral management services for corporate, government, and institutional investor clients. Further, it provides Internet, mobile, and telephone banking services. The company operates a network of 955 branches and approximately 3,644 automated banking machines in Canada; and approximately 1,800 branches internationally, as well as contact and business support centers. The Bank of Nova Scotia was founded in 1832 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

Corporate Governance

The Bank of Nova Scotia’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of July 29, 2019 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 3; Shareholder Rights: 5; Compensation: 1.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.