First Midwest, with assets over $20 billion, is the premier relationship-based banking franchise in the dynamic Chicagoland banking market. As one of the Chicago metropolitan area's largest independent bank holding companies, First Midwest provides the full range of commercial, retail banking, and wealth management services through some 120+ offices located in communities in metropolitan Chicago, Northwest Indiana, Central and Western Illinois, Eastern Iowa, and Southeast Wisconsin.
Commercial, Industrial, and Agricultural loans supporting working capital needs to term financing of equipment. Commercial real estate loans consisting of loans for industrial buildings, office buildings, and retail shopping centers; construction loans for single-family and multi-family dwellings, residential projects, and commercial projects; loans for various types of other commercial properties, such as land for future commercial development, multi-unit residential mortgages, service stations, and hotels.
Wealth Management services to individual and institutional clients, such as corporate and public retirement plans, foundations and endowments, high net worth individuals, and multi-employer trust funds.
Consumer mortgages, home equity, checking accounts, NOW accounts, money market accounts, savings accounts, time deposits, and demand deposits, as well as individual retirement accounts.
Equipment Finance, First Midwest Equipment Finance (FMEF) is a national equipment finance and leasing company based in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. FMEF is primarily focused on transactions in construction, transportation, waste, motor coach and manufacturing industries.
First Midwest was rated the #1 bank in Customer Satisfaction receiving the J.D. Power award in 2014 & 2015. First Midwest has also been recognized by the Chicago Tribune as one of Chicago's Top Workplaces for the third consecutive year by being named a National Standard Top Workplace. Additionally, Forbes has recognized First Midwest as one of America's Most Trustworthy Companies for 2012.