The following are the largest European banks in terms of total assets. HSBC is the largest financial institution in Europe with assets of over 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, 2016)
1 HSBC Holdings UK 2,608.15
2 BNP Paribas France 2,417.00
3 Deutsche Bank Germany 2,006.71
4 Credit Agricole Group France 1,970.40
5 Barclays PLC UK 1,819.61
6 Societe Generale France 1,624.97
7 Banco Santander Spain 1,494.39
8 Groupe BPCE France 1,357.34
9 Royal Bank of Scotland UK 1,214.11
10 Lloyds Banking Group UK 1,142.22
11 UBS Group AG Switzerland 1,010.34
12 UniCredit S.p.A. Italy 992.040
13 ING Group Netherlands 985.566
14 Credit Suisse Group Switzerland 838.547
15 BBVA Spain 830.197
16 Credit Mutuel * France 823.263
17 Intesa Sanpaolo Italy 798.206
18 Rabobank Group Netherlands 764.044
19 Nordea Bank Sweden 746.955
20 Standard Chartered Plc UK 660.989
21 European Investment Bank * Luxembourg 636.315
22 Commerzbank AG Germany 592.682
23 DZ Bank Germany 580.165
24 KfW Group Germany 569.979
25 Danske Bank Denmark 520.982
26 Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) Italy 469.604
27 ABN AMRO Group NV Netherlands 466.199
28 Sberbank Rossii Russia 404.200
29 CaixaBank Spain 392.942
30 Svenska Handelsbanken Sweden 358.675
31 DNB Group Norway 317.923
32 Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken Sweden 316.784
33 Nationwide Building Society UK 296.652
34 KBC Group NV Belgium 295.651
35 Swedbank Sweden 292.998
36 Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg Germany 288.988
37 Dexia Belgium 262.496
38 La Banque Postale France 251.494
39 Bayerische Landesbank Germany 249.598
40 Banco Sabadell Spain 231.342
41 Erste Group Bank AG Austria 227.574
42 Bankia Spain 226.457
43 Raiffeisen Schweiz Switzerland 218.059
44 Nykredit Denmark 210.481
45 Belfius Bank Belgium 209.212
46 Norddeutsche Landesbank (NORD/LB) Germany 199.377
47 Landesbank Hessen-Thuringen (Helaba) Germany 195.441
48 Bank VTB Russia 193.270
49 Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena Italy 182.930
50 BNG Bank Netherlands 181.895
51 Banco Popular Espanol Spain 181.641
52 NRW.Bank * Germany 157.100
53 Zurich Cantonal Bank Switzerland 154.820
54 RZB Group Austria 153.208
55 OP Financial Group Finland 141.387
56 Bank of Ireland Ireland 140.511
57 Banco Popolare Societa Cooperativa Italy 137.653
58 UBI Banca Italy 129.820
59 DekaBank Germany 116.073
60 Nederlandse Waterschapsbank (NWB Bank) Netherlands 115.883
61 Caixa Geral de Depositos Portugal 110.563
62 Allied Irish Banks (AIB) Ireland 108.373
63 HSH Nordbank Germany 101.038
64 Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank Germany 97.482
65 National Bank of Greece Greece 93.383

* Assets for European Investment Bank, Credit Mutuel, and NRW.Bank as of December 31, 2015.
The exchange rate on June 30, 2016.