Main Clarkfield branch of the Bank of the Philippine Island (PBI). A universal bank of the Philippines. BPI is proud to be the first bank in both the Philippines and Southeast Asia. It has grown to become the fourth largest bank in terms of assets, the second largest bank in terms of market capitalization in the country, With over 900 branches in the Philippines, Hong Kong and Europe, and more than 3,000 ATMs and CDMs (cash deposit machines), this bank is continuously growing. Its roots date back to the Spanish colonial era of the Philippines and was responsible for issuing the first colonial paper currency bill called the Philippine peso fuerte.