About Us

Bank of the West is a regional financial services company chartered in California and headquartered in San Francisco. With hundreds of retail and commercial banking locations in 23 states and $86.9 billion in assets, at Bank of the West, our business starts with you.

The Bank of the West Blog aims to be the trusted resource for ideas and commentary to help readers manage and protect their businesses, homes, and wealth, as well as make sense of U.S. economic activity and how it affects their finances.

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We are a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, which has a presence in 74 countries with more than 192,000 employees.

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