History & Profile

Far East National Bank (FENB) was founded in 1974 as the first federally chartered Asian American bank in the United States. FENB has over 143 employees and total assets exceeding US$1.2 billion.

FENB became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Taiwan's Bank SinoPac (a member of SinoPac Holdings) in 1997. SinoPac Holdings has total assets of US$50 billion, serving more than 2.5 million customers throughout Asia and North America from over 200 service locations. Through SinoPac Holdings' extensive financial network in the Pacific Rim, FENB now provides its customers with a unique financial service platform to help integrate their business interests in the United States, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, Macau, and Vietnam.

Both corporate and individual banking services are provided through a total of 9 branches in Los Angeles, Orange County, Silicon Valley, and San Francisco, along with an overseas Beijing Representative Office.

The Bank provides a wide spectrum of financial services, which encompass commercial real estate lending, corporate banking, investments, treasury and foreign exchange, and other consumer businesses.

As the Bank continues to expand its business horizon in greater breadth and depth, our vision of becoming a premier financial service provider to help our customers succeed has never been clearer. Our full-service branches and specialized groups stand ready to satisfy customers’ needs and exceed their expectations. We are your key to the Pacific Rim.