History & Profile

Far East National Bank is now Cathay Bank. On October 27, 2017, Far East National Bank was merged with and into Cathay Bank. For more information about Cathay Bank, please visit www.cathaybank.com.

Far East National Bank (FENB) was founded in 1974 as the first federally chartered Asian American bank in the United States.  FENB has outlets in California, providing corporate and personal banking services through 9 branches in Los Angeles, Orange County, Silicon Valley, and San Francisco, and an overseas representative office in Beijing.