Bank Rankings – Top Banks in the World


These bank rankings are compiled from balance sheet information included on Bankers Almanac available on 14th May 2019.

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 4,027,032.00 +6.00% 64,326.00 31.12.18
2 2 China Construction Bank Corporation 3,396,644.00 +6.00% 50,609.00 31.12.17
3 3 Agricultural Bank of China Limited 3,287,025.00 +7.00% 462,497.00 31.12.18
4 4 Bank of China Limited 3,091,893.00 +9.00% 42,799.00 31.12.18
5 5 China Development Bank 2,450,060.00 +11.00% 64,672.00 31.12.17
6 6 BNP Paribas SA 2,335,320.00 +5.00% 30,937.00 31.12.18
7 7 JPMorgan Chase Bank National Association 2,218,960.00 +4.00% 1,785.00 31.12.18
8 8 JAPAN POST BANK Co Ltd 1,982,380.00 +1.00% 32,941.00 31.3.18
9 9 Crédit Agricole SA 1,858,787.00 +5.00% 9,840.00 31.12.18
10 10 MUFG Bank Ltd. 1,827,183.00 +2.00% 15,319.00 31.3.17
11 12 Bank of America National Association 1,782,639.00 +2.00 63,020.00 31.12.18
12 15 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation 1,719,772.00 +1.00% 16,668.00 31.03.18
13 13 Wells Fargo Bank National Association 1,689,351.00 -3.00% 519.00 31.12.18
14 14 Banco Santander SA 1,669,838.00 +81.00% 9,289.00 31.12.18
15 16 Mizuho Bank Ltd 1,544,685.00 +1.00% 13,215.00 31.03.18
16 11 Deutsche Bank AG 1,542,667.00 -9.00% 6,054.00 31.12.18
17 17 Société Générale 1,498,373.00 +3.00% 1,156.00 31.12.18
18 19 BPCE 1,457,748.00 +1.00% 22,519.00 31.12.18
19 20 Citibank NA 1,406,717.00 +2.00% 2,851.00 31.12.18
20 21 Bank of Communications Co Ltd 1,385,667.00 +5.00% 19,501.00 31.12.18
21 22 Postal Savings Bank of China Co Ltd 1,383,651.00 +9.00% 19,786.00 31.12.17
22 18 Barclays Bank PLC 1,117,377.00 -22.00% 2,989.00 31.12.18
23 25 The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited 1,055,129.00 +4.00% 22,005.00 31.12.18
24 26 The Toronto-Dominion Bank 1,016,449.00 +4.00% 19,966.00 31.10.18
25 27 Royal Bank of Canada 1,016,321.00 +10.00% 18,218.00 31.10.18
26 28 ING Bank NV 1,015,004.00 +5.00% 601.00 31.12.18
27 30 The Norinchukin Bank 987,546.00 -2.00% 32,757.00 31.03.18
28 31 Industrial Bank Co Ltd 987,546.00 +5.00% 3,189.00 31.12.17
29 33 China Merchants Bank Co Ltd 980,712.00 +7.00% 3,667.00 31.12.18
30 37 UBS AG 973,435.00 +2.00% 343.00 31.12.18
31 34 The Agricultural Development Bank of China 955,155.00 +11.00% 8,751.00 31.12.17
32 29 UniCredit SpA 951,446.00 -1.00% 23,962.00 31.12.18
33 36 Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co Ltd 914,400.00 +2.00% 8,617.00 31.12.18
34 35 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA 901,386.00 -1.00% 10,396.00 31.12.18
35 39 China Citic Bank Corporation Limited CNCB 881,995.00 +7.00% 12,196.00 31.12.18
36 38 China Minsheng Banking Corporation Limited 871,543.00 +2.00% 6,365.00 31.12.18
37 41 Credit Suisse AG 784,464.00 -3.00% 4,471.00 31.12.18
38 40 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA 774,332.00 -2.00% 3,738.00 31.12.18
39 23 HSBC Bank plc 770,157.00 -26.00% 1,015.00 31.12.18
40 42 The Bank of Nova Scotia 760,293.00 +9.00% 17,070.00 31.10.18
41 24 Lloyds Bank Plc 755,552.00 -28.00% 2,004.00 31.12.18
42 43 Commonwealth Bank of Australia 719,732.00 0.00% 27,508.00 30.06.18
43 46 CStandard Chartered Bank 688,762.00 +4.00% 1,654.00 31.12.18
44 45 Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited 680,988.00 +5.00% 19,654.00 30.09.18
45 44 Coöperatieve Rabobank UA 675,635.00 -2.00% 8,964.00 31.12.18
46 47 Westpac Banking Corporation 635,452.00 +3.00% 26,047.00 30.09.18
47 48 China Everbright Bank Co Ltd 633,480.00 +7.00% 11,985.00 31.12.18
48 52 Banque Fédérative du Crédit Mutuel 612,326.00 +8.00% 1,933.00 31.12.18
49 50 DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank 593,584.00 +3.00% 5,637.00 31.12.18
50 51 Bank of Montreal 589,392.00 +9.00% 13,149.00 31.10.18

Last updated on 10th May 2019