SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D. C. 20549
TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported) October 24, 2017
BANK OF HAWAII CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State of Incorporation)
130 Merchant Street, Honolulu, Hawaii
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
o Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)
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Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
o Emerging growth company
o If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act.
Item 7.01. Regulation FD Disclosure.
On October 24, 2017, in accordance with the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, Bank of Hawaii Corporation (“BOHC”) publicly disclosed the results of its Dodd-Frank Act Stress Test (DFAST). These results can be found on BOHC’s website at www.boh.com under Investor Relations, Financial Releases. The DFAST results reflect hypothetical economic scenarios and market shock assumptions provided by the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the “Federal Reserve Board”) in their supervisory scenarios, which are available on the Federal Reserve Board's website at
The information in this Form 8-K shall not be deemed to be filed for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Act of 1934, nor shall it be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Date: October 24, 2017
Bank of Hawaii Corporation
/s/ Mark A. Rossi
Mark A. Rossi
Vice Chairman and Corporate Secretary