1. Date of Establishment: March 14, 1966
2. History of CTBC Bank
Established in 1966, CTBC Bank Co., Ltd. has been through three major stages of development. It started out as China Securities Investment Corporation and was later changed into China Investment and Trust Co., Ltd.. In 1992, it was converted to a commercial bank with business scopes covering deposits, loans, guarantees, foreign exchange services, offshore banking unit (OBU), trust business, credit cards, securities, bonds, derivatives, e-banking, and the national lottery agent business. Since May 17, 2002, it has become one subsidiary of CTBC Financial Holding Co., Ltd.
Based on our business principles of “Integrity” and “Caring”, CTBC Bank is proud to have offered many innovative services, including the first bank in Taiwan to issue credit cards, the first to set up a customer service center, and to provide foreign exchange machine in convenience store. With the commitment to achieving excellence and innovation, we continue to lead in the financial industry. As of 2017, consolidated asset size reached NT$3.76 trillion, ranking the largest among privately-owned bank and the sixth consecutive year listed with top brand values of banking industry in Taiwan.
To date, CTBC Bank has a total of 151 branches in Taiwan and 111 overseas outlets located in the US, Canada, Japan, Indonesia, the Philippines, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Malaysia, Hong Kong, Singapore, China, Myanmar, and Australia. CTBC has the most extensive international network among Taiwanese financial institutions.
Looking ahead, CTBC Bank will continue to uphold its brand spirit of “We are family” with five core values of “Integrity, innovation, professionalism, teamwork and caring”; as well as the corporate mission of “Protect and Build, and its brand values of "Caring, Professional, and Trustworthy" as we strive to strengthen corporate governance, fulfill corporate social responsibility, and to create values for customers, employees, shareholders, and society as a whole. We aim to become “Taiwan Champion, Asia Leader”- a leading brand with the best governance and the most trusted financial institution by customers and shareholders.