East West Bancorp, Inc.
| Nasdaq: EWBC
East West Bancorp, Inc. operates as a bank holding company for East West Bank. It offers a variety of deposit products, which includes the traditional range of personal and business checking savings accounts, time deposits and individual retirement accounts, travelers checks, safe deposit boxes, MasterCard and visa merchant deposit services. The company's lending activities include commercial, residential real estate, trade finance and commercial business, including accounts receivable, small business administration, inventory and working capital loans. It operates through three business segments: Retail Banking, Commercial Banking and Other. The Retail Banking segment focuses on retail operations through the bank's branch network. The Commercial Banking segment includes commercial, industrial and commercial real estate. The Other segment includes former treasury segment and eliminations of intersegment amounts. East West Bancorp was founded on August 26, 1998 and is headquartered in Pasadena, CA.