Cascade Bancorp operates as the bank holding company for Bank of the Cascades that offers a range of commercial and retail banking services to small to medium-sized businesses, municipalities and public organizations, and professional and consumer relationships. The company accepts checking, money market, interest bearing demand, savings deposit, and time deposit accounts, as well as provides related payment services. It also offers commercial real estate loans, real estate construction and development loans, commercial and industrial loans, and residential mortgage loans, as well as consumer installment, line-of-credit, credit cards, and home equity loans. In addition, the company provides investment and trust related services, cash management services, Internet banking, automated teller machines, safe deposit facilities, electronic bill payment, and remote deposit services. As of January 29, 2015, it operated 40 branches in Central, Southern, and Northwest Oregon, as well as in the Boise/Treasure Valley, Idaho area. The company was founded in 1977 and is headquartered in Bend, Oregon.