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"Hello, I'm Jack Murphy."

New President & CEO


Meet Jack

"Hello, I'm Jack Murphy."

New President & CEO


Meet Jack

Realizing Dreams

Personal Solutions

We empower you to meet your financial goals with the expertise and suite of services we've designed with you in mind.

Strengthening Businesses

Strengthening Businesses

As a trusted business partner, we invest in local businesses. When they thrive, it helps our great state's economy grow and prosper.

Supporting Communities

Supporting Community

For 200 years, we have been supporting those in need by giving back to local charitable organizations and investing in community development.

The right tools to help you.

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BNWise

THE KEY TO EDUCATION IS BNWISE

BankNewport's financial education program, BNWise, offers the knowledge and skills you need to make the best financial decision for you or your family.

LEARN WITH BNWise

OceanPoint Marine Lending

EXPERIENCED MARINE FINANCING

Present or future boaters can find personalized marine financing programs for new and used boats and refinancing for existing boat loans. Competitive rates, dedicated buyer support, quick access to funds, and more.

START BOATING WITH OCEANPOINT MARINE LENDING

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OceanPoint Insurance

INSURING YOUR MOST VALUABLE ASSETS

Insurance programs to cover any number of personal and business assets with a dedicated staff providing excellent, custom service to give you peace of mind. Protect your home, your business, your vehicles, and more.

INSURE WHAT MATTERS MOST

BankNewport In the News

BankNewport Names Portfolio Relationship Manager

May 4, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (May 3, 2021) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that David J. Costa has been named Vice President and Portfolio Relationship Manager in the Commercial Lending Group.  In his position, Costa proactively supports commercial lenders in managing existing portfolio customers and assists with new customer acquisition activities, resolving issues, and managing the credit […]

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OceanPoint Financial Partners, MHC Releases Summary of its 2020 Annual Meeting

April 29, 2021

NEWPORT, RI (April 28, 2021) – BankNewport announced its accomplishments for 2020 at the annual meeting of OceanPoint Financial Partners (the “Company”), the mutual holding company of BankNewport, held via proxy vote on Monday, April 26, 2021.  At year-end, total assets increased to a record-high of $2 billion, from its banking, marine lending, and wealth […]

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NEW PRESIDENT & CEO ANNOUNCEMENT

March 23, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 22, 2021) – OceanPoint Financial Partners, MHC and BankNewport Chairman of the Board, Peter Capodilupo, announced today that John F. (Jack) Murphy will succeed Sandra J. Pattie as president and chief executive officer of both the Mutual Holding Company and the Bank, effective May 17, 2021. “We are delighted to welcome Jack […]

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BankNewport’s “Kind Souls, Full Bowls” Campaign Raises more than $7,500 for Rhode Island Community Food Bank

March 9, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (March 1, 2021) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that “Kind Souls, Full Bowls”, a campaign to raise awareness about food insecurity in Rhode Island, generated$7,535.00 for the Rhode Island Community Food Bank. From January 18th through February 14th, members of the community were encouraged to make a contribution to the Food Bank […]

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BankNewport Highlights 2020 Community Investment

February 26, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (February 23, 2021) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that its philanthropic efforts in 2020 resulted in $1.47 million awarded to over 300 nonprofits in Rhode Island. The donations include all grants and sponsorships, as well as additional community contributions from local branches. BankNewport has contributed more than $4 million to local nonprofits […]

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BankNewport Named Top SBA 504 Third-Party Lender in Rhode Island for Fiscal Year 2020

February 10, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (February 8, 2021) – BankNewport was recently recognized by the Small Business Administration’s Rhode Island district office as the top 504 3rd Party Lender of the Year for Fiscal Year 2020 during a virtual presentation. BankNewport has earned this distinction nine out of the last ten years. “We are proud to receive this […]

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BankNewport Launches “Kind Souls, Full Bowls” Campaign to Benefit Rhode Island Community Food Bank

January 15, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (January 15, 2021) – BankNewport and the Rhode Island Community Food Bank are teaming up for a new campaign to raise awareness about food insecurity in Rhode Island. From January 18th through February 14th, “Kind Souls, Full Bowls” will encourage members of the public to make a contribution to the Food Bank to […]

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BankNewport Partners with College Ave Student Loans to Create Financing Options for Higher Education

January 15, 2021

Newport, RI. (December 1, 2020) – BankNewport, one of the country’s oldest community banks, has partnered with College Ave Student Loans, a leading student loan fintech lender, to offer its customers student loan and student loan refinance products for the first time. Now, through its partnership with College Ave, BankNewport will be able to offer […]

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BankNewport Awards $130,000 in Community Fund Grants

January 15, 2021

Four Newport Organizations Receive Aid NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $130,000 in grants to community organizations throughout Rhode Island. Twenty-five organizations that provide services related to food insecurity, mental health, distance learning, minority-owned small business, and underserved populations received the funding. “We are humbled to […]

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BankNewport Awards Over $250,000 in Year End Funding

January 15, 2021

NEWPORT, R.I. (December 28, 2020) – BankNewport is pleased to announce that it has awarded $255,000 in proactive year end funding to dozens of community organizations throughout Rhode Island to aid in their efforts to support those in need. “We are humbled to have the opportunity to provide these proactive grants and donations to these […]

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