Chemical Bank is a bank that has its headquarters in New York City, New York. At the end of the year 1995, Chemical Bank was known as the third largest bank in all of the United States. It had well over 39,000 employees around the world and boasted around $182.9 billion in assets. Chemical Bank was founded in the year 1824 and eventually acquired Chase Bank. There are hundreds of different Chemical Banks in the United States, though since becoming a part of JP Morgan, Chemical Bank goes under a number of other names during the present day.