Bank of the West

Bank of the West was established in 1874 in California as Farmers National Gold Bank, in 1979 the bank changed its name to Bank of the West. Since 2001, Bank of the West is a member of BNP Paribas Group (France). Bank of the West operates in 22 states providing retail, corporate banking and wealth management products and services.

Bank of the West has Category B banking license number 100085 issued by the Cayman Islands Monetary Authority. This type of license allows Bank of the West to conduct banking operations with non-residents and domestic banking business with other Cayman Islands licenced entities.

Bank Category

Category B (Banking)

There is no deposit guarantee scheme in the Cayman Islands: in the case of Bank of the West failure its depositors will not get any compensation.

Member of Group

 BNP Paribas (France)

Bank of the West is a member of BNP Paribas (France).

Contacts

KY1-1006, Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands
10632

Close Date
31 December 2016

Deposit Guarantee

Deposit Guarantee
No

Deposit Guarantee Schemes compensate certain deposits held by depositors of a bank that becomes unable to meet its obligations.

There is no deposit guarantee scheme in the Cayman Islands.

In the case of Bank of the West failure its depositors will not be paid out any compensation.