New Resource Bank is a triple-bottom-line bank serving values-driven businesses and nonprofits that are building a more sustainable world. We see money as an agent of positive social, environmental and economic change and believe banking can transform the economy into one that serves all people and the planet. By putting deposits to work for good, we lend to organizations that benefit our communities and preserve our planet.
Our target markets for commercial lending are clean energy, green building companies and projects, organic and natural products, nonprofits and businesses committed to sustainable management practices.
New Resource Bank is a California-chartered institution and member of the FDIC. Our shares are traded on the Over-the-Counter Market (OTC Link LLC) under the symbol NWBN. The bank is the first publicly traded company to become a B Corporation. B Corporations meet comprehensive social and environmental performance standards, and New Resource shares qualify as a socially responsible investment.
New Resource Bank has earned five-star ratings—the highest possible—from both the Global Impact Investing Rating System (GIIRS) and BauerFinancial. GIIRS assesses the social and environmental impact of companies and funds using an approach analogous to Morningstar investment rankings and Capital IQ financial analytics. BauerFinancial rates U.S. banks based on their capital ratio, profitability trend, level of delinquent loans, community reinvestment rating, liquidity and other criteria.