Bank Rankings - Top Banks in the World

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These bank rankings are compiled from balance sheet information included on Bankers Almanac available at 25 February 2014. The information available at this date is used to compile the full world and country rankings.

World Ranking: 
Current
Rank
Previous
Rank
BANKAssets
US$m
+ or -
(local curr)
Capital
US$m
Balance
Sheet Date
1 1 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Limited, China 2,815,042 +13.34% 56,104.37 31.12.12
2 2 Deutsche Bank AG, Germany 2,655,839 -7.01% 3,141.08 31.12.12
3 3 BNP Paribas SA, France 2,474,078 -5.61% 36,849.92 31.12.13
4 4 Crédit Agricole SA, France 2,431,518 +6.89% 9,890.46 31.12.12
5 5 Barclays Bank PLC, UK 2,420,044 -4.65% 23,529.22 31.12.12
6 6 China Construction Bank Corporation, China 2,242,254 +13.77% 40,119.87 31.12.12
7 7 Agricultural Bank of China Limited, China 2,125,352 +13.42% 52,120.48 31.12.12
8 8  JAPAN POST BANK Co Ltd., Japan 2,118,752 +2.05% 37,107.72 31.03.13
9 9 The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, UK 2,084,860 -10.36% 10,728.90 31.12.12
10 10 Bank of China Limited, China 2,034,889 +7.19% 44,795.40 31.12.12
11 11 The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd, Japan 1,948,128 +5.21% 20,658.36 31.03.12
12 12 JPMorgan Chase Bank National Association, USA 1,945,467 +2.57% 1,785.00 31.12.13
13 13 Banco Santander SA, Spain 1,675,634 +1.45% 6,811.40 31.12.12
14 14 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Japan 1,668,295 +4.17% 21,370.77 31.03.12
15 15 Société Générale, France 1,650,648 +5.87% 1,286.79 31.12.12
16 16 Lloyds TSB Bank plc, UK 1,530,510 -4.61% 2,555.19 31.12.12
17 17 BPCE, France 1,514,479 +0.80% 23,098.85 31.12.12
18 18 Bank of America NA, USA 1,433,716 -2.74% 3,020.00 31.12.13
19 19 UBS AG, Switzerland 1,375,458 -11.13% 419.44 31.12.12
20 22 Wells Fargo Bank NA, USA 1,373,600 +8.49% 519.00 31.12.13
21 21 Citibank NA, USA 1,346,747 +2.54% 751.00 31.12.13
22 20 HSBC Bank plc, UK 1,323,833 -1.51% 1,293.83 31.12.12
23 23 UniCredit SpA, Italy 1,223,212 +1.45% 25,931.04 31.12.12
24 24 China Development Bank Corporation, China 1,206,688 +20.28% 49,218.66 31.12.12
25 25 Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, France 1,194,787 +9.60% 9,575.03 31.12.12
26 26 ING Bank NV, Netherlands 1,103,429 -13.02% 692.89 31.12.12
27 27 Rabobank Nederland, Netherlands 993,018 +2.84% 10,574.11 31.12.12
28 28 Credit Suisse AG, Switzerland 991,983 -12.24% 4,806.12 31.12.12
29 29 Bank of Scotland plc, UK 911,417 +0.59% 9,491.88 31.12.12
30 30 Nordea Bank AB (publ), Sweden 894,048 -5.42% 5,345.12 31.12.12
31 31 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA, Italy 888,837 +5.36% 11,278.87 31.12.12
32 32 Mizuho Bank Ltd , Japan 884,848 +10.16% 14,886.19 31.03.13
33 33 The Norinchukin Bank, Japan 864,046 +12.78% 36,322.18 31.03.13
34 34 Bank of Communications Co Ltd, China 846,232 +14.36% 11,917.16 31.12.12
35 35 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA, Spain 841,738 +6.71% 3,523.82 31.12.12
36 36 Commerzbank AG, Germany 839,221 -3.91% 10,827.50 31.12.12
37 38 The Toronto-Dominion Bank, Canada 826,814 +6.34% 21,770.51 31.10.13
38 37 Royal Bank of Canada, Canada 825,172 +4.33% 18,191.14 31.10.13
39 40 Postal Savings Bank of China Co Ltd, China 788,770 +19.17% 7,221.26 31.12.12
40 41 The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Hong Kong 782,552 +8.16% 7,608.22 31.12.12
41 39 National Australia Bank Ltd, Australia 753,146 +5.94% 22,179.99 30.09.13
42 47 The Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada 712,987 11.34% 17,829.75 31.10.13
43 43 Natixis, France 697,334 +4.07% 6,517.09 31.12.12
44 44 Credit Suisse International, UK 693,050 -2.72% 3,108.00 31.12.12
45 45 Commonwealth Bank of Australia, Australiay 688,094 +4.96% 24,026.10 30.06.13
46 46 Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau (KfW), Germany 675,230 +3.40% 4355.29 31.12.12
47 48 Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, Australia 654,920 +9.48% 22,835.85 30.09.13
48 42 Westpac Banking Corporation, Australia 648,969 +3.21% 25,173.28 30.09.13
49 49 Standard Chartered PLC, UK 636,518 +7.40% 1,207.00 31.12.12
50 50 National Westminster Bank Plc, UK 616,825 +3.38% 2,724.03 31.12.12