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Why Kearny Bank?

Because we believe in good banking that fosters trust and prosperity for our clients and communities.

KEARNY BANK. FOR TODAY. FOR TOMORROW.

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OUR PEOPLE

From our current and future clients to our engaged employees, the people in our communities are at the cornerstone of everything we do.

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OUR PERFORMANCE

They’re not just words. Forbes Magazine named us to their 2017 Most Trustworthy Financial Companies and 2018 and 2020 Best-In-State Banks lists. 

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OUR RELATIONSHIPS

Local decision-making paired with a deep understanding of our clients’ needs, lets us provide superior service and build lifelong relationships.

OUR BELIEFS

We embrace expertise. knowledge. service. dedication. education. and trusting relationships as core beliefs that drive our institution. Our rich history of serving communities and our commitment to digital innovation give us a unique understanding of the marketplace like no other bank. We may be big, but we treat every personal, small business, enterprise and municipality client with respect and commitment. Whether through face-to-face interactions or digital services, we work tirelessly to impact your lives and our communities positively.

OUR HISTORY

Founded in 1884 as a New Jersey building & loan association, Kearny Bank was established to help our local friends and neighbors to succeed. Today, with assets exceeding $8 billion and a presence in 43 thriving communities across the region, we have extended our reach and influence.

We evolved and transformed through the years, yet our identity as a bank rooted in empathy, trust, and innovation remains unwavering. It's our firm belief that we all thrive when we work together. What's truly exciting is how we now empower our clients to achieve prosperity. Today, we provide comprehensive, caring support to individuals, businesses, local governments, and boards of education, helping them conquer their financial ambitions.

Above all, we remain dedicated to what we do best: listening, caring, and helping make a positive difference in your life and the communities we serve.

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OUR CLIENTS

We are a trusted partner in your journey toward success, whether it's about personal growth or business prosperity.

For personal banking clients, every solution and service we offer is designed solely to meet your unique needs. We offer various individual programs tailored to help you earn, save and borrow, empowering you to achieve your most important goals.

For commercial and government clients, we're here to provide businesses and municipalities like yours with the capital you need to grow your real estate holdings and expand your business operations and to help you manage your cash flow. Trust us to support your personal and professional goals with friendly banking solutions tailored just for you.

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OUR PURPOSE

Creating financial abundance and thriving communities.

We believe in doing the right thing – every time. So, we live by our deep-rooted principles like ethics and integrity. And, we give back to the communities we serve. We’re professionals in financial expertise, but what really sets us apart is our strong leadership and loyal relationships. Our goal is simple: we help our clients achieve their financial goals for today and aspirations for tomorrow – creating communities that thrive.

OUR VALUES

  • Integrity – we always do the just thing; we are honest and transparent.
  • Relationships – we foster camaraderie by listening, understanding, and sharing knowledge.
  • Connection – we help people and businesses connect within the community for mutual
    benefit.
  • Personalization – we adjust our level of service based on knowing our client’s needs.
  • Security – we ensure your money is always safe.
  • Simplicity – we make managing money towards the essentials and aspirations easy and
    stress-free.

 

ENVIRONMENTAL, SOCIAL & GOVERNANCE (ESG)

Kearny is pleased to announce the publication of our 2023 ESG Report which includes the following highlights for our 2023 fiscal year:

  • Welcoming two new directors to the Boards of Kearny Financial Corp. and Kearny Bank who bring fresh perspectives and diversity of thought.
  • Appointing a Director of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion to amplify the representation, engagement and retention of underrepresented employees.
  • Implementing an energy management system at our corporate headquarters to better understand the environmental footprint of our operations.

We look forward to sharing our progress while we continue on our ESG journey.

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