TIAA-CREF Achieves Highest Score in Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index

Company receives 100% rating for sixth consecutive year
TIAA-CREF received a 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Corporate Equality Index, the highest score possible on the survey, for the sixth consecutive year.
The HRC is a national non-profit organization dedicated to promoting fairness for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Americans. The group's annual Corporate Equality Index survey evaluates companies on their policies and practices for LGBT employees. As part of this recognition, TIAA-CREF will be included on HRC's nationally-promoted “Best Places to Work" list.
“Achieving a perfect score on the Corporate Equality Index for the sixth consecutive year is truly an honor," says Roger Ferguson, CEO, TIAA-CREF. “Our company's diverse workforce is our greatest asset – because it's TIAA employees that help make financial well-being possible for millions of customers. Our unwavering commitment to building an inclusive culture that allows everyone to contribute their unique talents enables us to deliver innovative solutions, superior service and outcomes that matter to those we serve."
The CEI has become the gold standard for corporate policies and practices related to LGBT employees and their families.  The CEI rates companies on 40 such policies and practices.