First Safety Bank


4901 Vine Street
Cincinnati, OH 45217
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Notable Rates APY Vs.Others
Savings N.A. 0.66% →
1-Year CD N.A. 0.67% →
2-Year CD N.A. 0.75% →
5-Year CD N.A. 1.15% →
30-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.72% →
15-Year Mortgage N.A. 2.36% →
HELOC N.A. 2.79% →

2021 Overview

General Bank Information

First Safety Bank is an FDIC insured institution located in Cincinnati, OH. It was founded in 1881 and has approximately $0.05 billion in assets.

FDIC Insured Yes
FDIC Certificate # 26263
Date Established 1881
Assets $ 47.88 million
Loans $ 28.90 million
Deposits $ 37.25 million
Capital $ 10.05 million

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

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Financial Details

First Safety Bank Ratio Analysis

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

Texas Ratio
First Safety Bank U.S. Bank Average
3.62% 5.49%

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, 2020, First Safety Bank had $378,000 in non-current loans and $0 in owned real estate. To cover these potential losses it had $10,046,000 in equity and $404,000 in loans loss reserves. That gives it a Texas Ratio of 3.62%.

Return on Equity
First Safety Bank U.S. Bank Average
-3.12% 9.24%

First Safety Bank has a Return on Equity of -3.12% versus the BestCashCow average of 9.24%. 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.

First Safety Bank U.S. Bank Average
20.98% 11.96%

First Safety Bank has a Capitalization of 20.98% versus the BestCashCow average of 11.96. 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.

First Safety Bank Balance Sheet Analysis

As of June 30, 2016, First Safety Bank had assets of $47,876,000, loans of $28,900,000, and deposits of $37,249,000. 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, 2020
Cash & Balances due from depository institutions N.A.
Interest-bearing balances N.A.
Total securities N.A.
Federal funds sold and reverse repurchase N.A.
Net loans and leases $ 28.90 million
Loan loss allowance $ 0.40 million
Trading account assets N.A.
Bank premises and fixed assets N.A.
Other real estate owned N.A.
Goodwill and other intangibles N.A.
All other assets N.A.
     Total Assets N.A.
Total deposits $ 37.25 million
      Interest-bearing deposits N.A.
      Deposits held in domestic offices N.A.
      % insured (estimated) 0.00%
Federal funds purchased and repurchase agreements N.A.
Trading liabilities N.A.
Other borrowed funds N.A.
Subordinated debt N.A.
All other liabilities N.A.
      Total Liabilities N.A.
      Shareholders’ Equity $ 47.88 million

Summary Income Statement

December 31, 2020
Total Interest Income N.A.
Total Interest Expense N.A.
Net interest income N.A.
Provision for loan and lease losses N.A.
Total non interest income N.A.
Total non interest expense N.A.
Pre-tax Net Operating Income N.A.

Bank Loan Profile?

The top three loan types in First Safety Bank’s loan portfolio are 1-4 Family Residential Loans, Small Business Loans, and Commercial Real Estate.

Compared to other banks in Ohio, First Safety Bank has a significantly higher percent of 1-4 Family Residential Loans 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.

Comparison to Other Banks
 Low   Med   High 
1-4 Family Residential Loans 75.34
Credit Card Loans 0.00
Consumer Auto Loans 0.66
Small Business Loans 10.27
Construction and Development Loans 4.85
Commercial Real Estate 10.27
Commercial and Industrial Loans 2.87
Farm Loans 0.48

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Yes. It is covered under FDIC Certificate #26263.

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