Bank Rankings – Top Banks in the World


These bank rankings are compiled from balance sheet information included on Bankers Almanac available on 2nd August 2021.

The information available on this date is used to compile the full world and country rankings.

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Current Rank Previous Rank BANK Assets US$m + or – (local curr) Capital US$m Balance Sheet Date
1 1 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Limited 5,104,643.00 +11.00% 89,130.00 31.12.2020
2 2 China Construction Bank Corporation 4,306,638.00 +11.00% 38,273.00 31.12.2020
3 3 Agricultural Bank of China Limited 4,164,697.00 +9.00% 65,809.00 31.12.2020
4 4 Bank of China Limited 3,735,692.00 +7.00% 45,067.00 31.12.2020
5 5 BNP Paribas SA 3,053,363.00 +15.00% 33,194.00 31.12.2020
6 6 JPMorgan Chase Bank National Association 3,025,285.00 +29.00% 2,028.00 31.12.2020
7 7 Crédit Agricole SA 2,406,211.00 +11.00% 10,736.00 31.12.2020
8 8 China Development Bank 2,368,081.00 +2.00% 60,441.00 31.12.2019
9 10 MUFG Bank Ltd. 2,349,071.00 +8.00% 15,469.00 31.03.2021
10 9 Bank of America National Association 2,258,832.00 +22.00% 3,020.00 31.12.2020
11 11 JAPAN POST BANK Co Ltd 2,022,839.00 +6.00% 31,625.00 31.03.2021
12 12 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation 1,905,524.00 +8.00% 16,375.00 31.03.2020
13 13 Banco Santander SA 1,850,614.00 -1.00% 10,638.00 31.12.2020
14 18 Mizuho Bank Ltd 1,797,060.00 +6.00% 12,687.00 31.03.2021
15 14 Société Générale 1,793,806.00 +8.00% 1,309.00 31.12.2020
16 15 BPCE 1,774,563.00 +9.00% 33,719.00 31.12.2020
17 16 Wells Fargo Bank National Association 1,767,808.00 +3.00% 519.00 31.12.2020
18 17 Postal Savings Bank of China Co Ltd 1,738,019.00 +11.00% 20,643.00 31.12.2020
19 19 Citibank NA 1,661,507.00 +14.00% 2,851.00 31.12.2020
20 20 Bank of Communications Co Ltd 1,637,649.00 +8.00% 11,369.00 31.12.2020
21 21 Deutsche Bank AG 1,626,085.00 +2.00% 6,492.00 31.12.2020
22 22 Barclays Bank PLC 1,446,534.00 +21.00% 3,205.00 31.12.2020
23 23 The Toronto-Dominion Bank 1,287,994.00 +21.00% 21,121.00 31.10.2020
24 24 China Merchants Bank Co Ltd 1,280,016.00 +13.00% 3,861.00 31.12.2020
25 25 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA 1,230,201.00 +23.00% 12,373.00 31.12.2020
26 26 Royal Bank of Canada 1,219,448.00 +14.00% 17,598.00 31.10.2020
27 27 Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co Ltd 1,217,063.00 +13.00% 21,745.00 31.12.2020
28 28 The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited 1,214,597.00 +9.00% 22,229.00 31.12.2020
29 29 Industrial Bank Co Ltd 1,208,456.00 +10.00% 3,180.00 31.12.2020
30 30 ING Bank NV 1,150,158.00 +5.00% 644.00 31.12.2020
31 31 China Citic Bank Corporation Limited CNCB 1,149,849.00 +11.00% 12,842.00 31.12.2020
32 32 UniCredit SpA 1,142,891.00 +9.00% 25,840.00 31.12.2020
33 33 China Minsheng Banking Corporation Limited 1,063,979.00 +4.00% 6,702.00 31.12.2020
34 34 The Agricultural Development Bank of China 1,005,587.00 +2.00% 8,178.00 31.12.2019
35 35 UBS AG 1,004,668.00 +1.00% 349.00 31.12.2019
36 36 The Norinchukin Bank 975,296.00 +0.00% 37,356.00 31.03.2020
37 37 HSBC Bank plc 929,771.00 +7.00% 1,088.00 31.12.2020
38 38 Credit Suisse AG 918,014.00 +2.00% 4,989.00 31.12.2020
39 39 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA 903,283.00 +6.00% 4,009.00 31.12.2020
40 40 The Bank of Nova Scotia 853,075.00 +5.00% 17,675.00 31.10.2020
41 41 China Everbright Bank Co Ltd 821,779.00 +13.00% 8,272.00 31.12.2020
42 42 Lloyds Bank Plc 818,918.00 +3.00% 2,149.00 31.12.2020
43 43 Standard Chartered Bank 789,050.00 +10.00% 1,578.00 31.12.2020
44 44 Coöperatieve Rabobank UA 775,777.00 +7.00% 9,598.00 31.12.2020
45 56 Banque Fédérative du Crédit Mutuel 769,625.00 +10.00% 2,072.00 31.12.2020
46 45 Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited 743,959.00 +6.00% 18,937.00 30.09.2020
47 46 DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank 729,537.00 +6.00% 6,044.00 31.12.2020
48 47 Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank CACIB 728,699.00 +7.00% 9,634.00 31.12.2020
49 48 Bank of Montreal 712,551.00 +11.00% 15,034.00 31.10.2020
50 49 Commonwealth Bank of Australia 697,092.00 +4.00% 26,212.00 30.06.2020

Last updated on 20th September 2021.

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