Building a confident future requires that we stay ahead of disruptions at any given time.
With change being a constant in our sector, we keep a close eye on shifting market trends, customer expectations, climate change, and other socioeconomic indicators. One way we do that is by gathering customer insights and conducting trend studies on a regular basis and sharing them expansively to encourage dialogue and help identify and drive solutions for customers so that they can build confident futures.
The sustainability of an organization can be measured through the sustainability of its workforce. Making strategic choices and investments to support the workforce is a vital part of the success of the company and employees' growth forward. - Susan Podlogar, Executive Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer
MetLife makes a tremendous social and economic contribution to the places where we live and work. Our people devote thousands of hours to volunteering each year, and MetLife Foundation supports a wide range of institutions and initiatives that build stronger communities. - Mike Zarcone, Executive Vice President, Head of Corporate Affairs and Chair, MetLife Foundation
June 29, 2020 - MetLife, Inc., has released its 2019 Sustainability Report, outlining accomplishments, milestones and priorities aligned with its purpose: “Always with you, building a more confident future.” In conjunction with the report, MetLife also launched a new sustainability website and
NEW YORK, June 25, 2020 — MetLife, Inc. (NYSE: MET) today announced that it has become the first U.S.-based life insurer to join the United Nations Global Compact, the world’s largest corporate sustainability initiative. The U.N. Global Compact calls for companies to align their operations and strategies with 10 universal principles in the areas of human rights, labor, the environment, and anti-corruption.
NEW YORK, June 17, 2020 /3BL Media/ — In its annual Sustainability Report, released today, MetLife disclosed that the total value of the COVID-19 relief and support the company and MetLife Foundation have provided comes to more than a quarter of a billion dollars.
The initiative aims to unlock resources for innovative startups providing low-income households and businesses with financial tools that can help them support their livelihoods and build financial resilience.
Washington DC, June 15, 2020 /3BL Media/ – A group of global organizations driving innovation and investment in financial services for low-income populations announced the launch of the 2020 Inclusive Fintech 50 application period. In its second year, the initiative will identify a cohort of 50 high-potential, early-stage, and innovative fintech startups driving financial inclusion and resilience for the 3 billion financially underserved people worldwide.
Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, which underscores the importance of protecting the health of our communities, MetLife employees celebrated Earth Day and Arbor Day in healthy, innovative, and meaningful ways — while maintaining social distancing.
NEW YORK, March 31, 2020 /3BL Media/ - MetLife Foundation today announced that it is committing $25 million to the global response to COVID-19 in support of communities impacted by the pandemic. The grant funding from MetLife Foundation will span all regions where MetLife operates, and will address both short- and longer-term relief efforts.
ORISKANY, N.Y., April 7, 2020 /3BL Media/ – MetLife Foundation announced today that it is donating $100,000 to Food Bank of Central New York to help deal with increased demand for their services as a result of coronavirus.