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Mar 15, 2017, 13:09 ET Bank of the West Unveils New Brand at BNP Paribas Open - Reinforces Strong Local Connection with BNP Paribas' Global Capabilities

Today at the BNP Paribas Open, the largest two-week combined ATP World Tour Masters 1000 and WTA Premier professional tennis tournament in the...


Mar 13, 2017, 12:00 ET Bank of the West Wealth Management Group Recognized by Private Asset Management Magazine and Family Wealth Report Magazine Awards

Bank of the West today announced that the Wealth Management Group and Family Wealth Advisors have been recognized by two prominent industry...


Feb 28, 2017, 09:00 ET Five New Mobile Wallets Offer Bank of the West Customers Choice and Convenience for Speedy Checkout

Today, Bank of the West announces five mobile wallet options for its customers, making it one of the few U.S. banks to offer access to all five...


Jan 30, 2017, 09:00 ET Bank of the West Adds to Presence in the Twin Cities with New Full-Service Business Banking Branch

Bank of the West today announced the addition of its new dedicated business banking branch located at 5600 W. 83rd Street, Suite 200, Bloomington,...


Dec 16, 2016, 15:00 ET Ambitions and Investment Mindset of Entrepreneurs in the U.S. and Beyond Revealed in the 2017 BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report

According to the 2017 BNP Paribas Global Entrepreneur Report, the United States continues to be a top destination for entrepreneurs. The third...


Dec 08, 2016, 13:30 ET Bank of the West Hosts 22nd Annual Pacific Rim Client Appreciation Dinner

Bank of the West, emphasizing its decades-long commitment to the Pacific Rim market, held its annual Pacific Rim Client Appreciation dinner last...


Dec 08, 2016, 12:00 ET Bank of the West Commercial Banking Group Led the Syndication in the Acquisition of Duckhorn Wine Company by TSG Consumer Partners

Bank of the West's Commercial Banking Group announced today that it led the syndication for the financing of the acquisition of Duckhorn Wine...


Nov 30, 2016, 16:13 ET Bank of the West Earns Recognition as a 2016 Javelin Online Banking Leader in the "Customer-First Banking" Category

Bank of the West today announced it was chosen as one of the winners of the Javelin Online Banking Leader awards for financial institutions (FIs)...


Nov 18, 2016, 12:00 ET Bank of the West Honored Ashoka and Community Resources Housing Development Corporation at the Seventh Annual Philanthropy Awards

Bank of the West honored winners at its seventh annual Philanthropy Awards, giving grants of $100,000 each to Ashoka and Community Resources...


Nov 14, 2016, 08:00 ET Bank of the West Announces New Unlimited Cash Back Mastercard with No Annual Fee

Bank of the West today announces a new cash back credit card that rewards shoppers with unlimited cash back on all of their purchases. With the...


Nov 10, 2016, 12:00 ET Built with Purpose - Bank of the West Wealth Management Group Focuses on Helping Clients Find a Purpose in their Philanthropy

As the season of giving draws closer and year-end tax planning shines a spotlight on philanthropy, Bank of the West Wealth Management Group is...


Nov 01, 2016, 08:00 ET Bank of the West and J.D. Power Sign Comprehensive, Multi-Year Agreement Focused on Enhancing the Bank-Wide Customer Experience

Bank of the West, a leading regional financial services company, and J.D. Power, a world leader in consumer data and analytics, today announced a...


Sep 14, 2016, 12:00 ET Bank of the West to Fund Financial Education for 30 California High Schools

 Bank of the West will provide free financial education to 30 high schools in three California locations during the 2016-2017 academic school...


Jul 26, 2016, 09:49 ET Small Business Owners Put Everything They Have Into Their Businesses-- Nearly Nine in 10 Say It's All Worth It

More than eight in 10 small business owners (82%) say they put everything they have into their business, according to the second annual Bank of the...


Jul 15, 2016, 15:51 ET Bank of the West Celebrates 25th Year as Title Sponsor of the Bank of the West Classic

Bank of the West celebrates its 25th year as title sponsor of the Bank of the West Classic this summer when it returns to Palo Alto July 18-24,...


Jul 14, 2016, 13:00 ET Bank of the West Announces it Will Provide Customers with an Enhanced Online and Mobile Shopping Experience with Masterpass by Mastercard

 Bank of the West,  a leading regional financial services company, announced today its customers will have access to fast, simple and...


Jul 12, 2016, 11:59 ET Bank of the West Appoints Banking Veteran Mary Smith to Head Atlanta Office and Strengthen Southeast Presence

 Bank of the West announced today that Mary Smith has joined its Commercial Banking Group (CBG) as Regional Manager overseeing its Atlanta...


Jun 24, 2016, 13:41 ET Bank of the West Announces Winners of the San Francisco-based 2016 International Hackathon Hosted in Partnership with BNP Paribas

 Bank of the West, in partnership with parent company BNP Paribas, announced the winners of its second annual International Hackathon, which...


Jun 03, 2016, 11:00 ET Bank of the West Grows Presence in La Jolla with New Full-Service Business Banking Branch

 Bank of the West today announced the addition of its new business banking branch located at 4180 La Jolla Village Drive, Suite 150, La Jolla,...


May 20, 2016, 10:00 ET Bank of the West and BNP Paribas Host Second Annual International Hackathon Held June 17-19 at Galvanize in San Francisco

 Bank of the West, in partnership with parent company BNP Paribas, will host the 2016 international hackathon, which takes place simultaneously...


May 10, 2016, 12:00 ET Bank of the West Creates New Community Ambassador Role: Full-Time Professional Will Be Embedded In The Nonprofit Sector

Bank of the West today announced its new Community Ambassador role that will provide a full-time banking professional embedded within a nonprofit...


May 05, 2016, 12:00 ET Bank of the West's Kirsten Garen and Jenny Flores among "San Francisco Business Times'" Bay Area 2016 Most Influential Women in Business

 Bank of the West announced today that two members of its leadership team – Kirsten Garen, Senior Executive Vice President, Chief...


May 03, 2016, 12:00 ET Mike Wamsganz New Head of Retail Banking in Rocky Mountain Region at Bank of the West

Bank of the West announced today the promotion of Executive Vice President Mike Wamsganz as Rocky Mountain Division Executive in the bank's...


May 02, 2016, 08:00 ET Bank of the West Opens the First HOPE Inside Center in Colorado

Bank of the West announced today that it is opening Colorado's first HOPE Inside Center in collaboration with national nonprofit Operation HOPE to...


Apr 28, 2016, 14:00 ET Bank of the West Partners with San Francisco Museum of Modern Art to Bring Art, Culture and Education to the West

Today the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) unveiled the Photography Interpretive Gallery sponsored by Bank of the West to reporters in...