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The following are the largest European banks sorted by total assets. HSBC is the largest financial institution in Europe with assets of about US$2.6 trillion. The Top 10 banks include 4 UK banks, 4 French banks, 1 German bank and 1 Spanish bank.

Rank Bank Country Total assets, US$b (June 30, 2015)
1 HSBC Holdings UK 2,571.71
2 BNP Paribas France 2,400.04
3 Credit Agricole Group France 1,911.27
4 Deutsche Bank Germany 1,901.37
5 Barclays PLC UK 1,882.67
6 Societe Generale France 1,525.76
7 Royal Bank of Scotland Group UK 1,517.66
8 Banco Santander Spain 1,503.18
9 Groupe BPCE France 1,312.17
10 Lloyds Banking Group UK 1,294.47
11 UBS AG Switzerland 1,026.21
12 UniCredit S.p.A. Italy 982.151
13 ING Group Netherlands 970.697
14 Credit Suisse Group Switzerland 949.694
15 Credit Mutuel * France 793.150
16 BBVA Spain 773.342
17 Nordea Bank Sweden 766.138
18 Rabobank Group Netherlands 757.375
19 Intesa Sanpaolo Italy 750.142
20 Standard Chartered Plc UK 694.956
21 Commerzbank AG Germany 629.608
22 KfW Group Germany 566.199
23 Danske Bank Denmark 519.089
24 Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) Italy 475.977
25 ABN AMRO Group NV Netherlands 460.884
26 DZ Bank AG Germany 458.976
27 Sberbank Russia 425.098
28 CaixaBank Spain 386.033
29 Svenska Handelsbanken Sweden 356.655
30 DNB Group Norway 335.620
31 Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken Sweden 335.350
32 Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg Germany 312.672
33 Nationwide Building Society UK 311.492
34 KBC Group NV Belgium 288.042
35 Swedbank Sweden 279.317
36 Dexia Belgium 270.411
37 Bayerische Landesbank Germany 251.985
38 Bankia Spain 246.336
39 La Banque Postale * France 238.872
40 Banco Sabadell Spain 228.903
41 Erste Group Bank AG Austria 221.690
42 Raiffeisen Schweiz Switzerland 217.459
43 Norddeutsche Landesbank (NORD/LB) Germany 214.136
44 Nykredit Denmark 211.707
45 VTB Bank Russia 211.014
46 Landesbank Hessen-Thuringen (Helaba) Germany 202.602
47 Belfius Bank Belgium 201.538
48 Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena Italy 199.438
49 Banco Popular Espanol Spain 182.539
50 Zurich Cantonal Bank Switzerland 174.769
51 BNG Bank Netherlands 172.393
52 NRW.Bank * Germany 161.435
53 Raiffeisen Zentralbank Österreich Austria 160.581
54 Bank of Ireland Ireland 147.527
55 Banco Popolare Societa Cooperativa Italy 140.311
56 UBI Banca Italy 134.063
57 OP Financial Group Finland 130.186
58 National Bank of Greece Greece 127.410
59 DekaBank Germany 126.388
60 HSH Nordbank Germany 121.053
61 Allied Irish Banks (AIB) Ireland 119.794
62 Caixa Geral de Depositos Portugal 112.497

The exchange rate on June 30, 2015.  * Assets for La Banque Postale, Credit Mutuel and NRW.Bank at December 31, 2014.