Eastern Bank


265 Franklin Street
Boston, MA 02110
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Notable Rates APY Vs.Others
Savings 0.02% 1.40% →
1-Year CD 0.20% 1.15% →
2-Year CD 0.30% 1.26% →
5-Year CD 0.60% 1.60% →
30-Year Mortgage N.A. 3.09% →
15-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.59% →
HELOC N.A. 2.77% →

2020 Overview

General Bank Information

Eastern Bank is an FDIC insured institution located in Boston, MA. It was founded in 1989 and has approximately $11.63 billion in assets. Customers can open an account at one of its 101 branches.

FDIC Insured Yes
FDIC Certificate # 32773
Date Established 1989
Assets $ 11.63 billion
Loans $ 8.90 billion
Deposits $ 9.57 billion
Capital $ 1,594.03 million

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

Deposit Rates - July 5, 2020

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

Savings and Money Market Rates APY MIN MAX
0.02% $10 - Learn More
Money Market
0.02% $2,500 $9,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.05% $10,000 $24,999 Learn More
Money Market
0.05% $25,000 $49,999 Learn More
Premium Money Market Account
0.05% $10,000 $24,999 Learn More
Premium Money Market Account
0.05% $25,000 $49,999 Learn More
3 Mo CD
0.05% $2,500 - Learn More
6 Mo CD
0.05% $2,500 - Learn More
12 Mo CD
0.20% $500 - Learn More
18 Mo CD
0.20% $500 - Learn More
24 Mo CD
0.30% $500 - Learn More
30 Mo CD
0.30% $500 - Learn More
36 Mo CD
0.40% $500 - Learn More
48 Mo CD
0.50% $500 - Learn More
60 Mo CD
0.60% $500 - Learn More

Fixed IRA
0.10% $500 - Learn MoreShow Less
Int Checking Rates APY MIN MAX
Int Ckg
0.02% $500 - Learn MoreShow Less
Checking Rates APY MIN FEE
Free Checking 0.00% $0 $0.00 Learn MoreShow Less
EZ Checking 0.00% $1,500 $10.00 Learn MoreShow Less
Premier Checking 0.00% $25,000 $0.00 Learn MoreShow Less

Loan Rates - July 5, 2020

Your Current Location: Connecticut, CT 06828

Home Equity Rates APR Rate Monthly Payment

Monthly payments for mortgage products are based on a loan amount of $200,000. Home equity monthly payments are based on a loan amount of $50,000. Auto loan monthly payments are based on a loan amount of $25,000. Rates for each product are based on a variety of factors including credit score and loan amount. For specific requirements please check with the lender. Rates may change at any time.


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Financial Details

Eastern Bank Ratio Analysis

The following ratios and data are available to help you better understand the financial condition of Eastern Bank. 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
Eastern Bank U.S. Bank Average
2.61% 6.51%

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 December 31, 2019, Eastern Bank had $43,775,000 in non-current loans and $0 in owned real estate. To cover these potential losses it had $1,594,025,000 in equity and $82,297,000 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 2.61%.

Return on Equity
Eastern Bank U.S. Bank Average
8.86% 9.41%

Eastern Bank has a Return on Equity of 8.86% versus the BestCashCow average of 9.41%. 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.

Eastern Bank U.S. Bank Average
13.71% 12.82%

Eastern Bank has a Capitalization of 13.71% versus the BestCashCow average of 12.82. 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.

Eastern Bank Balance Sheet Analysis

As of December 31, 2019, Eastern Bank had assets of $11,628,782,000, loans of $8,899,224,000, and deposits of $9,572,456,000. 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

December 31, 2019
Cash & Balances due from depository institutions $ 362.60 million
Interest-bearing balances $ 227.10 million
Total securities $ 1,508.24 million
Federal funds sold and reverse repurchase N.A.
Net loans and leases $ 8.90 billion
Loan loss allowance $ 82.30 million
Trading account assets $ 0.96 million
Bank premises and fixed assets N.A.
Other real estate owned N.A.
Goodwill and other intangibles $ 376.99 million
All other assets $ 433.28 million
     Total Assets $ 10.03 billion
Total deposits $ 9.57 billion
      Interest-bearing deposits $ 9.18 billion
      Deposits held in domestic offices $ 9.57 billion
      % insured (estimated) 65.84%
Federal funds purchased and repurchase agreements $ 201.08 million
Trading liabilities N.A.
Other borrowed funds $ 18.96 million
Subordinated debt N.A.
All other liabilities $ 242.26 million
      Total Liabilities $ 10.03 billion
      Shareholders’ Equity $ 1,594.03 million

Summary Income Statement

December 31, 2019
Total Interest Income $ 448.32 million
Total Interest Expense $ 33.75 million
Net interest income $ 414.56 million
Provision for loan and lease losses $ 6.30 million
Total non interest income $ 180.38 million
Total non interest expense $ 415.61 million
Pre-tax Net Operating Income $ 173.03 million

Bank Loan Profile?

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

Compared to other banks, Eastern Bank’s loan portfolio does not show any specific loan specialty.

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.

Comparison to Other Banks
 Low   Med   High 
1-4 Family Residential Loans 28.06
Credit Card Loans 0.00
Consumer Auto Loans 2.59
Small Business Loans 5.45
Construction and Development Loans 2.70
Commercial Real Estate 33.02
Commercial and Industrial Loans 19.35
Farm Loans 0.00

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Is Eastern Bank FDIC insured?

Yes. It is covered under FDIC Certificate #32773.

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