East West Bank Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Financial ServicesCompany

East West Bank has acquired 3 companies. It has also divested 1 asset.

East West Bank’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Metrocorp Bancshares for $273M. East West Bank has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include financial services (67%) and insurance (34%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity4
    • M&A Buy Activity3
    • M&A Sell Activity1
  • Total Sectors Invested 2
  • Total Countries Invested 1
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 1

East West Bank

East West Bancorp, Inc.

135 North Los Robles Avenue, 7th Floor,
Pasadena, California 91101
United States,
(626) 768-6000

East West Bank is a full-service commercial bank serving consumers and businesses throughout the US and in Greater China. East West Bank was founded in 1998 and is based in Pasadena, California.

M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 3 - - - - - 3
vol $416M $416M
Sell (0.2/yr) # - 1 - - - - 1

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
East West Insurance Services, Inc. 2017-08-03 - Divestiture
San Marino, California · www.eastwestinsurance.com
Metrocorp Bancshares, Inc. 2014-01-17 273M USD Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.metrobank-na.com
Desert Community Bank 2007-08-17 143M USD Add-on Acquisition
Victorville, California
East West Insurance Services, Inc. 2000-08-31 - Add-on Acquisition
San Marino, California · www.eastwestinsurance.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Financial Services 2 (67%) 416M (100%) - -
Insurance 1 (33%) - 1 (100%) -
Total 3 $416M 1 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 3 416M 1 -
  California 2 143M 1 -
  Texas 1 273M - -
Total 3 $416M 1 -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $416M
Largest Metrocorp Bancshares, Inc.
$273M (2014-01-17)

M&A Connections

Divested to
1 (100%)

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