One of the "World's Best Banks"

Forbes magazine has named Bank of Hawaii one of the World's Best Banks, in an online article published on March 4, 2019. Bank of Hawaii was named No. 26 out of 60 banks in the U.S., with a score of 78.94. Read More

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The World's Best Banks 2019

February 28, 2019
Forbes Magazine

'100 Most Sustainable Companies'

Barron's Magazine Award

Bank of Hawaii has been ranked No. 4 among U.S. financial institutions and No. 40 overall in the 2019 “100 Most Sustainable Companies list,” published by Barron’s magazine on Feb. 8, 2019. Bank of Hawaii is the only company in Hawaii to be recognized.

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The 100 Most Sustainable U.S. Companies

February 8, 2019
Barron's Magazine

Ranking America’s 100 largest banks.

For the tenth year in a row, Forbes magazine has recognized Bank of Hawaii as one of “America’s Best Banks.” Bank of Hawaii is the only local bank to be recognized by Forbes in all 10 years they have compiled the list.

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Ranking America's 100 Largest Banks

January 16, 2019

Mahalo to those who made it possible.

We’re honored to continue to be recognized among our peers on a national level. 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.


Bank Director Magazine

Bank Director Magazine Award

We’re proud to have been honored with five recognitions from Bank Director magazine’s 2019 RankingBanking: Regional All-Stars awards:

  • No.1 Best Board in the U.S.
  • No. 2 top bank in the Western U.S. region
  • No. 1 Best Corporate Citizen in the Western U.S. region
  • No. 1 Best Technology Strategy in the Western U.S. region
  • No. 2 Best Bank for Millennial Employees in the Western U.S. region

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Community Service

Hawaii Business Magazine

Hawaii Business Best Place to Work Award

For the fifth consecutive year, Hawaii Business magazine named Bank of Hawaii a Best Place to Work in Hawaii, plus the No. 1 Family-Friendly employer and the No. 1 Healthiest employer in the large company categories for 2018.


2017 Aloha United Way's Community Champion Award

For the third consecutive year, Aloha United Way recognized Bank of Hawaii with its "Community Champion" award for running a successful workplace giving campaign in 2017.


Honolulu Star-Advertiser

2019 Best bank ad

We are proud to be voted "Hawaii's Best Bank" (for the ninth consecutive year) by the readers of the Honolulu Star-Advertiser in its 2019 People's Choice Awards. Thank you for making us Hawaii's Bank.