Bank Rankings – Top Banks in the World


These bank rankings are compiled from balance sheet information included on Bankers Almanac available at 1 February 2017. The information available at this date is used to compile the full world and country rankings.

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Rank
Previous
Rank
BANK Assets
US$m
+ or –
(local curr)
Capital
US$m
Balance
Sheet Date
1 1 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Limited, China 3,420,520 +8.00% 67,115.00 31.12.15
2 2 China Construction Bank Corporation, China 2,825,998 +10.00% 41,532.00 31.12.15
3 3 Agricultural Bank of China Limited, China 2,740,046 +11.00% 62,327.00 31.12.15
4 4 Bank of China Limited, China 2,589,764 +10.00% 60,696.00 31.12.15
5 5 BNP Paribas SA, France 2,165,483 -4.00% 29,207.00 31.12.15
6 6 China Development Bank Corporation, China 1,943,451 +22.00% 64,876.00 31.12.15
7 7 JPMorgan Chase Bank National Association, USA 1,914,658 -8.00% 1,785.00 31.12.15
8 8 Japan Post Bank Co Ltd., Japan 1,839,762 -1.00% 31,099.00 31.03.16
9 9 The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd, Japan 1,779,394 +3.00% 15,211.00 31.12.16
10 10 Deutsche Bang AG, Germany 1,769,063 -5.00% 3,834.00 31.12.15
11 11 Crédit Agricole SA, France 1,660,652 -4.00% 8,598.00 31.12.15
12 12 Barclays Bank PLC, UK 1,650,475 -18.00% 6,191.00 31.12.15
13 13 Bank of America NA, USA 1,639,305 +4.00% 3,020.00 31.12.15
14 14 Wells Fargo Bank NA, USA 1,610,580 +5.00% 519.00 31.12.15
15 15 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Japan 1,602,991 +2.00% 15,736.00 31.03.16
16 16 Banco Santander SA, Spain 1,455,381 +6.00% 7,837.00 31.12.15
17 17 Société Générale, France 1,449,007 +2.00% 1,095.00 31.12.15
18 18 Mizuho Bank Ltd , Japan 1,431,629 0.00% 12,476.00 31.03.16
19 19 Citibank NA, USA 1,299,801 -4.00% 2,851.00 31.12.15
20 20 BPCE, France 1,266,734 -5.00% 18,744.00 31.12.15
21 21 Lloyds Bank Plc, UK 1,205,281 -6.00% 54,682.00 31.12.15
22 22 The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, UK 1,196,863 -22.00% 9,739.00 31.12.15
23 25 Postal Savings Bank of China Co Ltd, China 1,123,710 +16.00% 10,566.00 31.12.15
24 23 Bank of Communications Co Ltd, China 1,101,995 +14.00% 13,736.00 31.12.15
25 24 HSBC Bank plc, UK 1,072,710 -9.00% 1,174.00 31.12.15
26 26 UBS AG, Switzerland 941,843 -11.00% 2,336.00 31.12.15
27 27 UniCredit SpA, Italy 934,340 +2.00% 21,998.00 31.12.15
28 28 ING Bank NV, Netherlands 910,553 +1.00% 570.00 31.12.15
29 29 The Norinchukin Bank, Japan 899,044 +7.00% 30,925.00 31.03.16
30 30 The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Hong Kong 897,203 +1.00% 12,393.00 31.12.15
31 33 Royal Bank of Canada, Canada 879,936 +10.00% 18,379.00 31.10.16
32 31 The Toronto-Dominion Bank, Canada 877,482 +7.00 18,721.00 31.10.16
33 32 China Merchants Bank Co Ltd, China 843,199 +16.00% 3,884.00 31.12.15
34 34 Industrial Bank Co Ltd, China 816,079 +20.00% 6,924.00 31.12.15
35 35 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA, Spain 814,505 +19.00% 3,388.00 31.12.15
36 36 Credit Suisse AG, Switzerland 802,727 -11.00% 4,393.00 31.12.15
37 37 China Citic Bank Corporation Ltd. (CNCB), China 788,882 +24.00% 7,536.00 31.12.15
38 38 Shanghai Pudong Development Bank Co. Ltd., China 776,879 +20.00% 7,481.00 31.12.15
39 39 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA, Italy 734,603 +5.00% 9,482.00 31.12.15
40 40 Coöperatieve Rabobank UA, Netherlands 727,954 -2.00% 7,688.00 31.12.15
41 41 Nordea Bank AB (publ), Sweden 702,430 -3.00% 4,398.00 31.12.15
42 48 Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, Australia 700,781 +3.00% 22,034.00 30.09.16
43 42 China Minsheng Banking Corporation Limited, China 696,230 +13.00% 5,619.00 31.12.15
44 43 Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Australia 694,875 +7.00% 25,205.00 30.06.16
45 45 The Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada 668,207 +5.00% 14,245.00 31.10.16
46 46 The Agricultural Development Bank of China, China 644,243 +33.00% 8,779.00 31.12.15
47 51 Westpac Banking Corporation, Australia 642,820 +3.00% 25,637.00 30.09.16
48 47 Standard Chartered PLC, UK 640,483 -12.00% 1,639.00 31.12.15
49 49 Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank (CACIB), France 596,455 -15.00% 7,956.00 31.12.15
50 44 National Bank of Australia Ltd, Australia 595,651 -19.00% 23,721.00 30.09.16