Creating shared value

Our customers and all of our stakeholders count on us to act decisively in the face of change, and to do something bigger. BMO’s deep sense of purpose fuels our collective ambition – and drives our shared success.

Our Strategic Priorities

Our priorities are guided by our Purpose, which grounds us in a set of shared values – and inspires us to act decisively in the face of change.

World-class client loyalty and growth

Winning culture driven by alignment, empowerment and recognition

Digital first for speed, efficiency and scale

Simplify work and eliminate complexity

Superior management of risk and capital performance

Boldly Grow the Good in business and life
A BMO Harris Bank branch
A BMO Harris Bank branch

Strategic Footprint

BMO’s strategic footprint spans strong regional economies. Our three operating groups – Personal and Commercial Banking, BMO Capital Markets and BMO Wealth Management – serve individuals, businesses, governments and corporate customers across Canada and the United States. Our significant presence in North America is bolstered by operations in select global markets in Europe, Asia, the Middle East and South America, allowing us to provide all our customers with access to economies and markets around the world.

Map showing BMO's North American footprint.

International offices

BMO Capital Markets

Europe and Middle East

Abu Dhabi


Hong Kong
Taipei City

Other Americas

Rio de Janeiro

Three Operating Groups

BMO Financial Group is a highly diversified financial services provider offering a broad range of personal and commercial banking, wealth management and investment banking products and services to 12 million customers through three operating groups.

Personal and Commercial Banking

Personal & Commercial Banking serves over 10 million North American customers through conveniently located community branches, as well as our contact centres, ATM network and digital banking platforms. Across the continent, our commercial banking team offers clients a unique combination of deep regional knowledge and expertise in specific industries and sectors.

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Learn more about Commercial Banking

BMO Wealth Management

BMO Wealth Management supports individuals and businesses worldwide with integrated investment, insurance and banking services – plus our award-winning online trading platform, BMO InvestorLine.

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BMO Capital Markets

BMO Capital Markets offers corporate, institutional and government clients a wide range of services, from investment banking to integrated trading solutions, from offices in 35 locations around the world.

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Learn more about our strategy and performance.

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