|Traded as||TYO: 8363|
|Founded||December 18, 1943|
|Headquarters||Kanazawa, Ishikawa, Japan|
Number of locations
|123 (119 in the Hokuriku region)|
|Tateki Ataka (president)|
|AUM||3.2 trillion yen (approximately US$34.411 billion) (2010)|
Number of employees
Hokkoku Bank (株式会社北國銀行 Kabushiki Kaisha Hokkoku Ginkō?) is a Japanese bank headquartered in Kanazawa, Ishikawa prefecture, Japan. The term “Hokkoku” refers to the larger region in Japan that is more commonly known as Hokuriku, and that encompasses Fukui and Toyama prefectures as well as Ishikawa prefecture. While Hokkoku Bank is focused in Ishikawa prefecture, it has offices in the other two prefectures in the Hokuriku region, as well as offices in Tokyo, Osaka, Kyoto, and Nagoya, and representative offices in Shanghai and Singapore.
The Hokkoku Bank was established on December 18, 1943 from merger with three other regional banks from Ishikawa prefecture. The bank started handling foreign exchange in 1961.
Foreign exchange offices
- Ishikawa prefecture: Kanazawa head office, Komatsu, Daishoji, Nanao, Toiyamachi, Matto, Korinbo, Kanazawa-chuo, Yamanaka
- Toyama prefecture: Takaoka,Toyama
- Fukui prefecture: Fukui
- Major urban centers: Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya, Kyoto