The following are the largest European banks sorted by total assets. Four of the Top 10 largest banks are French financial institutions. The top 10 European banks have approximately US$21 trillion in combined assets. HSBC is the largest bank in Europe with assets of over US$2.7 trillion.

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Rank Bank Country Total assets, US$bn Balance sheet
1 HSBC Holdings UK 2,723.36 30.09.2013
2 Credit Agricole Group France 2,623.74 30.06.2013
3 BNP Paribas France 2,504.25 30.09.2013
4 Deutsche Bank Germany 2,412.95 30.09.2013
5 Barclays UK 2,271.47 30.09.2013
6 Royal Bank of Scotland Group UK 1,826.18 30.09.2013
7 Societe Generale France 1,692.87 30.09.2013
8 Banco Santander Spain 1,608.90 30.09.2013
9 Groupe BPCE France 1,546.27 30.09.2013
10 ING Group Netherlands 1,526.57 30.09.2013
11 Lloyds Banking Group UK 1,407.28 30.09.2013
12 UBS AG Switzerland 1,158.97 30.09.2013
13 UniCredit S.p.A. Italy 1,192.73 30.09.2013
14 Credit Suisse Group Switzerland 988.919 30.09.2013
15 Rabobank Group Netherlands 942.507 30.06.2013
16 Intesa Sanpaolo Italy 863.396 30.09.2013
17 Nordea Bank Sweden 844.581 30.09.2013
18 BBVA Spain 819.413 30.09.2013
19 Commerzbank Germany 800.551 30.09.2013
20 Standard Chartered UK 649.957 30.06.2013
21 KfW Bankengruppe Germany 642.924 30.09.2013
22 Danske Bank A/S Denmark 591.474 30.09.2013
23 DZ Bank Group Germany 534.442 30.06.2013
24 ABN AMRO Netherlands 531.679 30.09.2013
25 Banque Federative du Credit Mutuel (BFCM) France 525.412 30.06.2013
26 Sberbank Russia 516.027 30.09.2013
27 Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg (LBBW) Germany 414.050 30.06.2013
28 DNB Group (DNB ASA) Norway 406.015 30.09.2013
29 Skandinaviska Enskilda Banken Sweden 398.998 30.09.2013
30 Svenska Handelsbanken Sweden 390.817 30.09.2013
31 Bayerische Landesbank Germany 352.636 30.09.2013
32 KBC Group NV Belgium 337.737 30.09.2013
33 Dexia SA Belgium 333.621 30.06.2013
34 Swedbank Sweden 284.550 30.09.2013
35 Erste Group Bank AG Austria 280.506 30.09.2013
36 Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena Italy 279.271 30.09.2013
37 Norddeutsche Landesbank (Nord/LB) Germany 276.279 30.09.2013
38 Deutsche Postbank AG Germany 226.759 30.06.2013
39 Landesbank Hessen Thueringen Girozentrale Germany 244.141 30.06.2013
40 Banco Popular Espanol SA Spain 207.831 30.09.2013
41 Bank of Ireland Ireland 181.159 30.06.2013

* The exchange rate on September 30, 2013.

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