East West Deal to Bring Calif. Clash with Cathay

Kuehner-Hebert, Katie
November 2009
American Banker;11/10/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 203, p16
Trade Publication
The article discusses the California banking companies East West Bancorp and Cathay General Bancorp. East West took over United Commercial Bank when it failed and the deal made it the largest Chinese-American lender in California. Cathay General Bancorp is the second largest with $11.7 billion in assets.


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