UnionBanCal Corporation

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UnionBanCal Corp
Subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
Founded June 16, 1999; April 1, 1996; July 5, 1864
Headquarters Bank of California Building
San Francisco, California, United States
Key people
Masaaki Tanaka, CEO
Norimichi Kanari, Chairman
Products Financial Services
Number of employees
Parent Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group
Website www.unionbank.com
UnionBanCal's branch footprint

UnionBanCal Corporation (stylized as UnionBanCal) is a bank holding company headquartered in San Francisco, California.

It is a wholly owned member of the Japanese Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group conglomerate.


UnionBanCal had assets of $105 billion as of December 31, 2013.[1] UnionBanCal had the largest presence in the U.S. among all other Japanese Banks. In 2013, bank officials stated that the bank's aim was to become the tenth largest financial operating institution in the U.S. through aggressive acquisition(s).[2]

In May 2014, Union Bank of California announced it would be changing its legal name from Union Bank N.A. to MUFG Union Bank, N.A. effective July 1, 2014.[3]



  • Community Banking and Investment Services Group
  • Commercial Financial Services Group
  • Global Markets Group
  • International Banking Group


The former UnionBanCal logo, used from 1996 to 2008.


  1. ^ https://www.unionbank.com/Images/fd_q1_09_earnings_releasev2_tcm9-19146.pdf
  2. ^ "Mitsubishi UFJ to Acquire US Property Loans of Deutsche Bank worth $3.7 Billion". April 8, 2013.
  3. ^ "News From Union Bank". May 21, 2014. Archived from the original on June 6, 2014.