Ranking America’s 100 largest banks.

For the sixth year in a row, Forbes magazine has named Bank of Hawaii as one of the top performing banks in the country. Bank of Hawaii was named #2 among the 100 largest U.S. banks and thrifts.

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America's Best And Worst Banks 2015

December 22, 2014

Mahalo to those who made it possible.

We’re honored to have been the only bank to be ranked in the top 5 of America’s Best Banks for the past six consecutive years. But most of all, we’re even more honored to be your bank every day. To our loyal customers and our dedicated employees who helped us to achieve this, we’d like to express our most heartfelt mahalo.


ABA Banking Journal

The ABA Banking Journal recognized Bank of Hawaii as the top performing large bank in the U.S. for 2013. We are honored to be named #1 for the third time in the last 6 years.
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Special feature article:
How Bank of Hawaii hit the top (PDF)

Community Service

American Bankers Association

Recognizing our noteworthy service to the community, ABA awarded us the 2014 Community Commitment Award in the Community and Economic Development category.
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Small Business Administration

We’re proud to be named the 2014 Lender of the Year (Category 1) by SBA. We’ve received this title ten times in the last 12 years.

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Community Service

Financial Services Roundtable

For the fourth consecutive year, the Financial Services Roundtable honored us with its national Corporate Social Responsibility Leadership Award.

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Honolulu Magazine

Taking the title of “Best Bank” in the Best of Honolulu awards wouldn’t be possible without our customers and our community.


Honolulu Star-Advertiser

The good news is in. Voted again by the Honolulu Star-Advertiser readers as Hawaii’s “Best Bank”,  we thank them for this recognition.