Bank of the James

Headquarters

828 Main Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504
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Notable Rates APY Vs.Others
Savings 0.05% 0.85% →
1-Year CD 0.20% 0.75% →
2-Year CD 0.20% 0.80% →
5-Year CD 0.40% 1.25% →
30-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.72% →
15-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.36% →
HELOC N.A. 2.79% →

2021 Overview

General Bank Information

Bank of the James is an FDIC insured institution located in Lynchburg, VA. It was founded in 1999 and has approximately $0.91 billion in assets. Customers can open an account at one of its 16 branches.

FDIC Insured Yes
FDIC Certificate # 35207
Date Established 1999
Assets $ 908.77 million
Loans $ 601.43 million
Deposits $ 822.97 million
Capital $ 75.11 million
 

For a more detailed analysis of Bank of the James's financial condition and a description of what these numbers mean, please visit the Financial Details section.

Deposit Rates - October 24, 2021

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

Savings and Money Market Rates APY MIN MAX
Savings
0.05% $2,500 $4,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.05% $2,500 $2,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.05% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.05% $25,000 $29,999 Learn More
CD Rates APY MIN MAX
6 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
6 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
18 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
18 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
30 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
30 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
48 Mo CD
0.20% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
48 Mo CD
0.20% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More
60 Mo CD
0.40% $10,000 $14,999 Learn More
60 Mo CD
0.40% $100,000 $199,999 Learn More

Int Checking Rates APY MIN MAX
Int Ckg
0.10% $2,500 $3,499 Learn MoreShow Less
 

Loan Rates - October 24, 2021

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

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Featured - Connecticut 30 Year Fixed Mortgage Rates 2021

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Rocket Mortgage
NMLS ID: 3030
3.610% 3.500%
0.88 points
$3,438 fees
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Intro APR 2.990 %
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Financial Details

Bank of the James Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of Bank of the James. The data is provided by the FDIC. All banks listed on BestCashCow.com are FDIC-insured. No depositor has ever lost deposits that have been within the FDIC insurance limits.

Texas Ratio
Bank of the James U.S. Bank Average
3.33% 4.78%

The Texas Ratio compares the bank’s non performing assets (non-performing loans and real estate owned) with its tangible common equity and its loan loss reserves. A lower Texas ratio indicates better coverage of problem loans. The closer the Texas Ratio is to 1-to-1 or 100%, the less capital and reserves a bank has to absorb its loan losses.

As of June 30, 2021, Bank of the James had $1,984,000 in non-current loans and $761,000 in owned real estate. To cover these potential losses it had $75,112,000 in equity and $7,212,000 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 3.33%.

Return on Equity
Bank of the James U.S. Bank Average
11.18% 11.29%

Bank of the James has a Return on Equity of 11.18% versus the BestCashCow average of 11.29%. Return on equity measures how efficiently a bank is making money from its capital. A bank with a consistently high ROE can be considered well run. A bank with a consistently low ROE can be considered poorly run.

Capitalization
Bank of the James U.S. Bank Average
8.27% 11.72%

Bank of the James has a Capitalization of 8.27% versus the BestCashCow average of 11.72. Capitalization measures how much equity capital a bank has to underpin loans and other assets on its balance sheet. The higher the capitalization number the more secure a bank is considered.

Bank of the James Balance Sheet Analysis

As of June 30, 2021, Bank of the James had assets of $908,765,000, loans of $601,425,000, and deposits of $822,966,000. Long-term increases in deposits shows a bank's ability to raise funds to grow its loans and assets. Loan and asset growth may rise or fall depending on a bank's strategy for growth. Sharp rises and falls in assets, deposits, and loans can be problematic, indicating a loosening of lending standards, or financial distress leading to reduced lending. A big change in these figured can also be from a bank acquisition or merger.

Summary Balance Sheet

June 30, 2021
ASSETS
Cash & Balances due from depository institutions $ 123.83 million
Interest-bearing balances $ 102.67 million
Total securities $ 134.43 million
Federal funds sold and reverse repurchase $ 0.12 million
Net loans and leases $ 601.43 million
Loan loss allowance $ 7.21 million
Trading account assets N.A.
Bank premises and fixed assets N.A.
Other real estate owned $ 0.76 million
Goodwill and other intangibles N.A.
All other assets $ 31.28 million
     Total Assets $ 833.65 million
LIABILITIES
Total deposits $ 822.97 million
      Interest-bearing deposits $ 662.85 million
      Deposits held in domestic offices $ 822.97 million
      % insured (estimated) 77.13%
Federal funds purchased and repurchase agreements N.A.
Trading liabilities N.A.
Other borrowed funds N.A.
Subordinated debt N.A.
All other liabilities $ 10.69 million
      Total Liabilities $ 833.65 million
      Shareholders’ Equity $ 75.11 million

Summary Income Statement

June 30, 2021
INCOME AND EXPENSES
Total Interest Income $ 14.60 million
Total Interest Expense $ 0.92 million
Net interest income $ 13.67 million
Provision for loan and lease losses N.A.
Total non interest income $ 5.58 million
Total non interest expense $ 14.14 million
Pre-tax Net Operating Income $ 5.11 million

Bank Loan Profile?

The top three loan types in Bank of the James’s loan portfolio are Commercial Real Estate, 1-4 Family Residential Loans, and Commercial and Industrial Loans.

Compared to other banks in Virginia, Bank of the James has a significantly higher percent of Multifamily Mortgages on its balance sheet, potentially indicating a specialty in that lending area.

Note: Percentages may not sum to 100% due to rounding and double categorization of some loan types. All data from the FDIC. Additional information about this table.

%
Loans
%
Comparison to Other Banks
 Low   Med   High 
1-4 Family Residential Loans 25.03
Multifamily
Mortgages
8.90
Credit Card Loans 0.00
Consumer Auto Loans 0.27
Small Business Loans 14.13
Construction and Development Loans 9.97
Commercial Real Estate 33.77
Commercial and Industrial Loans 18.37
Farm Loans 0.22

Frequently Asked Questions About Bank Of The James

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Yes. It is covered under FDIC Certificate #35207.

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