Metlife supports NYBC, a leader in blood related research, which relies on the use of chimpanzees for testing and thus is in the list of Cruelty Free Investing use of animals.
MetLife is the largest corporate donor of the NYBC, which, according to a New York Times article published in May of 2015, left the 66 chimpanzees on Iberian islands in with little to no food or water, potentially leaving them to starve to death. Read more here.
MetLife, Inc. is the holding corporation for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company (MLIC), better known as MetLife, and its affiliates. MetLife is among the largest global providers of insurance, annuities, and employee benefit programs, with 90 million customers in over 60 countries. The company’s principal offices are located at 1095 Avenue of the Americas in Midtown Manhattan, New York City.