Bank of the West is a regional financial services company headquartered in San Francisco with $83.8 billion in assets (as of December 31, 2016). We provide personal, commercial, wealth management and international banking services through more than 600 branches and offices in 23 states and via digital channels. Bank of the West is a subsidiary of BNP Paribas, which has a presence in 74 countries and more than 190,000 employees. Founded in 1874, Bank of the West began on the California Frontier in San Jose as Farmers National Gold Bank. One of just 10 banks nationwide authorized to issue paper currency backed by gold reserves, we helped people build homes, finance farms, and grow businesses. At Bank of the West, West is more than a direction. It's an entrepreneurial spirit that creates boundless opportunities and the drive to accomplish dreams. Through our local expertise, global reach and award-winning style of relationship banking, we are committed to helping our customers prosper. .