Field Notes: Observing the International Bureaucrat
Evolution has made international bureaucrats more skittish over time, as practiced as they have become in avoiding the opprobrium after crisis. They have had many crises to manage, or was it that they managed to have many crises? Part of their natural response has been to change their plumage, showing the colors of concern for equality and inclusion, as well as sustainability.
On January 31, 2018, The Boston Company and Standish merged into Mellon Capital to form a combined entity, BNY Mellon Asset Management North America Corporation. Effective January 2, 2019, this entity was renamed Mellon Investments Corporation.