Ranking America’s 100 largest banks.

For the fifth year in a row, Forbes magazine has recognized Bank of Hawaii as one of the top banks in the country. Bank of Hawaii was named #5 among the 100 largest U.S. banks and thrifts.

Read the full article:

America's Best And Worst Banks 2014

December 19, 2013

Mahalo to those who made it possible.

We’re humbled to have achieved this recognition and doubly proud of our dedicated Bank of Hawaii employees who made it possible. But most of all, we’re grateful to have earned the trust and loyalty of over 500,000 of you, the best customers in America. To everyone who helped us achieve this honor again, our most heartfelt mahalo.


Honolulu Star-Advertiser

We are proud to be voted “Hawaii’s Best Bank” (for the third consecutive year) and one of Hawaii’s “Best Mortgage Companies” by the readers of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser in its 2013 People’s Choice Awards. 


Small Business Administration

We're honored to work with Hawaii's best small businesses. And we're proud that, for 9 out of the last 11 years, the SBA has acknowledged our efforts by naming us Lender of the Year (Category 1).
See full article

Community Service

Financial Services Roundtable

For the third consecutive year, the Financial
Services Roundtable has recognized
Bank of Hawaii’s commitment to
volunteerism, community service
and financial literacy with its
national 2012 Community
Service Leadership Award.




Bank Director Magazine

Bank Director Magazine conducted their 2008 Bank Performance Scorecard and ranked Bank of Hawaii the #4 top-performing bank in the U.S.
See full article (PDF)


MSN Money

An article published in MSN Money in September 2008 named Bank of Hawaii as one of the five “most stable” banks in the United States. The ranking is based on an analysis by analyst Chris Whalen of Institutional Risk Analytics.