Commercial, single-family and multifamily loans drove second-quarter growth at East West Bancorp in Pasadena, Calif.

The $35.9 billion-asset company reported a profit of $118.3 million, a 14.5% increase from the year-earlier period. Its earnings per share were 81 cents, a penny better than the consensus analyst estimate compiled by FactSet Research Systems.

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