Scotiabank is one of North America’s premier financial institutions, and Canada’s most international bank.
Through our team of 69,000 employees, Scotiabank and its affiliates offer a broad range of products and
services, including retail, commercial, corporate and investment banking to more than 12.5 million customers in some 50 countries around the world.
At the Scotiabank Group, the Core Values consistently define what we represent, and help us
achieve our Corporate Goal. We can help ensure consistently rewarding experiences for everyone
we interact with when we reflect these values in everything we do.
We exhibit integrity by always interacting with others ethically and honourably.
We exhibit respect by empathizing and fully considering the diverse needs of others.
We are fully committed to achieving success for our customers, our teams and ourselves.
We use our insight and high level of knowledge to pro-actively respond with the right solutions.
Our enthusiastic spirit enriches our work environment with teamwork, contagious enthusiasm
and a “can-do” attitude.
Using these values as the common ground for working with customers and clients results in
providing relevant solutions that meet their unique needs.
1. Canadian Banking
Canadian Banking provides a broad range of financial products and services to retail,small business, commercial
and wealth management customers through a multi-channel delivery network across the country
International Banking encompasses Scotiabank's retail and commercial banking operations
in more than 40 countries outside Canada – an international presence unmatched by our domestic competitors. This
business line provides a full range of financial services across the Caribbean and Central America,
Mexico, Latin America and Asia.
Scotia Capital is the wholesale banking arm of the Scotiabank Group, offering a wide variety of products to corporate,
government and institutional clients, and providing full-service coverage across the NAFTA region, as well as serving
selected niche markets globally.Scotiabank partners with Western Union to offer international money transfer
Scotia Waterous acts as co-financial advisor to Bois d’Arc Energy, Inc.on the US$1.8 billion acquisition of Bois d’Arc by Stone Energy
Scotiabank acquires assets from Grupo Altas Cumbres in the Dominican Republic and Guatemala.
Scotia Capital named Best Foreign Exchange Bank in Canada for the fourth year in a row, by Global Financemagazine. Scotiabank signs an
agreement to purchase E*TRADE Canada.
Scotiabank purchases 47.5%of ProFuturo AFP,Peru’s fourth-largest private pension fund.
Scotia Capital actsas joint bookrunner on a US$1.3 billion multi-tranche offering of collateral trust bonds by National Rural
Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation.
Scotiabank expands in Peru by purchasing Banco del Trabajo.
Scotiabank launches“Bank the Rest,” an innovative savings program that helps customers save every time they use their
debit cards.Scotia Capital Mexico opens new state-ofthe-art premises and trade floor.
Scotiabank creates a joint venture with Bank of Beijing in China.
Our core purpose is to be the best at helping customers become financially better off.
This guides all our decisions. We are committed to providing excellence in customer service
by living our shared values, as a team and individually. Diversification, by business
and geography, continues to be the focus of our strategy and underpins our potential
for sustainable earnings growth in each of our three business lines – Canadian Banking,
International Banking and Scotia Capital – over the long term.