United Orient Bank is the first indigenous community bank in New York Chinatown.

The mission of this bank is to provide its shareholders with a safe and profitable return on their investment, over the long term. This will be accomplished by identifying and serving all legitimate financial needs of the community in order to generate an above average return on assets within an environment of exceptional customer service.

The bank is a responsible citizen and a business leader of the community. The bank will anticipate the financial needs of its customers and create new opportunities "to put the area's resources to work locally". The bank will support the businesses which operate in and invest in its service area and share with the community the good judgement and business perspectives of its officers and employees.