Bank Rankings - Top Banks in the World

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

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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 3,124,474 +7.84% 58,035.91 31.12.13
2 2 China Construction Bank Corporation, China 2,537,402 +9.95% 41,292.05 31.12.13
3 3 BNP Paribas SA, France 2,474,078 -5.61% 36,849.92 31.12.13
4 4 Agricultural Bank of China Limited, China 2,405,091 +9.95% 53,643.29 31.12.13
5 5 Bank of China Limited, China 2,291,492 +9.41% 46,140.19 31.12.13
6 6 Deutsche Bank AG, Germany 2,214,678 -20.32% 3,587.14 31.12.13
7 7 Barclays Bank PLC, UK 2,173,936 -11.82% 3,977.48 31.12.13
8 8 Crédit Agricole SA, France 2,112,250 -4.98% 10,314.73 31.12.13
9 9  Japan Post Bank Co Ltd., Japan 1,961,701 +1.34 33,903.79 31.03.14
10 11 JPMorgan Chase Bank National Association, USA 1,945,467 +2.57% 1,785.00 31.12.13
11 10 The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ Ltd, Japan 1,760,014 +7.32% 16,583.39 31.03.14
12 12 Société Générale, France 1,697,721 -1.25% 1,371.63 31.12.13
13 13 The Royal Bank of Scotland plc, UK 1,688,912 -20.58% 10,943.86 31.12.13
14 14 BPCE, France 1,544,145 -2.09% 22,251.24 31.12.13
15 15 Banco Santander SA, Spain 1,533,312 -12.13% 7,788.62 31.12.13
16 16 Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation, Japan 1,518,269 +3.58% 18,776.46 31.03.13
17 17 Mizuho Bank Ltd , Japan 1,437,609 +77.82% 13,600.89 31.03.14
18 18 Bank of America NA, USA 1,433,716 -2.74% 3,020.00 31.12.13
19 19 Lloyds TSB Bank Plc, UK 1,427,395 -9.50% 2,606.39 31.12.13
20 20 Wells Fargo Bank NA, USA 1,373,600 +8.49% 519.00 31.12.13
21 21 China Development Bank Corporation, China 1,352,212 +8.88% 50,656.68 31.12.13
22 22 Citibank NA, USA 1,346,747 +2.54% 751.00 31.12.13
23 23 HSBC Bank plc, UK 1,344,088 -0.46% 1,319.75 31.12.13
24 24 UniCredit SpA, Italy 1,162,505 -8.74% 27,013.27 31.12.13
25 25 UBS AG, Switzerland 1,130,736 -19.84% 2,549.55 31.12.13
26 26 ING Bank NV, Netherlands 1,082,523 -5.61% 721.55 31.12.13
27 27 Bank of Communications Co Ltd, China 984,514 +13.04% 12,265.35 31.12.13
28 28 Credit Suisse AG, Switzerland 956,681 -5.92% 4,926.66 31.12.13
29 29 Bank of Scotland plc, UK 941,235 +1.24% 9,682.07 31.12.13
30 30 Rabobank Nederland, Netherlands 926,524 -10.20% 9,747.11 31.12.13
31 39 Postal Savings Bank of China Co Ltd, China 920,682 +13.69% 7,762.56 31.12.13
32 31 Nordea Bank AB (publ), Sweden 866,457 -5.65% 5,566.25 31.12.13
33 33 Intesa Sanpaolo SpA, Italy 860,752 -7.02% 11,745.46 31.12.13
34 34 Crédit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, France 832,791 -10.84% 9,971.14 31.12.13
35 35 The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation Limited, Hong Kong 830,456 +6.71% 11,003.22 31.12.13
36 36 The Toronto-Dominion Bank, Canada 826,814 +6.34% 21,770.51 31.10.13
37 37 Royal Bank of Canada, Canada 825,172 +4.33% 18,191.14 31.10.13
38 32 The Norinchukin Bank, Japan 805,396 +2.02% 33,186.07

31.03.14

39 38 Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria SA, Spain 800,680 -6.20% 3,896.37 31.12.13
40 40 Commerzbank AG, Germany 755,444 -13.58% 1,565.42 31.12.13
41 41 National Australia Bank Ltd, Australia 753,146 +5.94% 22,179.99 30.09.13
42 44 Commonweath Bank of Australia, Australia 746,370 4.99% 25,496.04 30.06.14
43 42 The Bank of Nova Scotia, Canada 712,987 +11.34% 17,829.75 31.10.13
44 43 Natixis, France 701,115 -3.46% 6,816.93 31.12.13
45 45 Standard Chartered PLC, UK 674,380 +6.84% 1,214.00 31.12.13
46 46 China Merchants Bank Co Ltd, China 663,352 +17.85% 4,165.36 30.12.13
47 47 Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited, Australia 654,920 +9.48% 22,835.85 30.09.13
48 48 Westpac Banking Corporation, Australia 648,969 +3.21% 25,173.28 30.09.13
49 49 Kreditanstalt fur Wiederaufbau (KfW), Germany 638,751 -8.77% 4,535.46 31.12.13
50 50 Shanghai Pudong Development bank Co. Ltd., China 607,813 +16.99% 3,080.75 31.12.13