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 Commerzbank AG Germany 592.682
22 KfW Group Germany 569.979
23 Danske Bank Denmark 520.982
24 Cassa Depositi e Prestiti (CDP) Italy 469.604
25 ABN AMRO Group NV Netherlands 466.199
26 DZ Bank AG * Germany 454.404
27 Sberbank Rossii Russia 404.200
28 CaixaBank Spain 392.942
29 Svenska Handelsbanken Sweden 358.675
30 DNB Group Norway 317.923
31 Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken Sweden 316.784
32 Nationwide Building Society UK 296.652
33 KBC Group NV Belgium 295.651
34 Swedbank Sweden 292.998
35 Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg Germany 288.988
36 Dexia Belgium 262.496
37 La Banque Postale France 251.494
38 Bayerische Landesbank Germany 249.598
39 Banco Sabadell Spain 231.342
40 Erste Group Bank AG Austria 227.574
41 Bankia Spain 226.457
42 Raiffeisen Schweiz Switzerland 218.059
43 Nykredit Denmark 210.481
44 Belfius Bank Belgium 209.212
45 Norddeutsche Landesbank (NORD/LB) Germany 199.377
46 Landesbank Hessen-Thuringen (Helaba) Germany 195.441
47 Bank VTB Russia 193.270
48 Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena Italy 182.930
49 BNG Bank Netherlands 181.895
50 Banco Popular Espanol Spain 181.641
51 NRW.Bank * Germany 157.100
52 Zurich Cantonal Bank Switzerland 154.820
53 RZB Group Austria 153.208
54 OP Financial Group Finland 141.387
55 Bank of Ireland Ireland 140.511
56 Banco Popolare Societa Cooperativa Italy 137.653
57 UBI Banca Italy 129.820
58 DekaBank Germany 116.073
59 Caixa Geral de Depositos Portugal 110.563
60 Allied Irish Banks (AIB) Ireland 108.373
61 HSH Nordbank Germany 101.038
62 Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank Germany 97.482
63 National Bank of Greece Greece 93.383

* Assets for Credit Mutuel, DZ Bank and NRW.Bank at December 31, 2015.
The exchange rate on June 30, 2016.