Western Alliance Bancorporation operates as the bank holding company for Western Alliance Bank that provides various banking products and related services primarily in Arizona, California, and Nevada. It accepts various deposit products, including checking accounts, savings accounts, and money market accounts, as well as fixed-rate and fixed maturity retail certificates of deposit. It also offers commercial and industrial loan products comprising working capital lines of credit, inventory and accounts receivable lines, mortgage warehouse lines, equipment loans and leases, and other commercial loans; commercial real estate loans, which are secured by apartment buildings, professional offices, industrial facilities, retail centers, and other commercial properties; construction and land development loans for multi-family apartment projects, industrial/warehouse properties, office buildings, retail centers, and medical facilities; and consumer loans. In addition, the company provides other financial services, such as Internet banking, wire transfers, electronic bill payment, lock box services, courier, and cash management services. Further, it offers equipment finance; and holds and manages certain non-performing loans and other real estate owned. As of December 31, 2014, the company operated 40 branch locations. Western Alliance Bancorporation was founded in 1994 and is headquartered in Phoenix, Arizona.