A Strong Financial PartnerUnion Bank, one of the largest banks in the United States, is part of a bank holding company with $105.9 billion in assets as of December 31, 2013, sound credit quality, and a solid balance sheet. We have been a dedicated business and community partner since our origin on July 5, 1864, as The Bank of California. Our predecessor companies helped build the American West and establish California as a leader in world trade. Since our inception we have been in the forefront of innovative new product and delivery systems: the first to have interstate branches, evening hours, and banking by mail, to name a few. We have long combined conservative but creative management with solutions-oriented customer service to provide banking that is focused on you, the customer.
In the current economic environment, consumers and businesses more than ever need a strong and stable financial partner they can count on. Union Bank is strategically positioned to move businesses forward during these challenging times. Union Bank's stability is a result of our consistent and disciplined policies through the years. Our conservative lending practices, responsible management, and sound capital base have kept us secure.