The following are the top 50 banks and best banks in the United States ranked by total assets. J.P. Morgan Chase is the largest bank in the US with assets of $2.5 trillion. It is also the leading global investment bank and one of the largest asset and wealth managers with assets under management of over $1.5 trillion. Bank of America is the second largest bank in the US with assets of $2.2 trillion. The top 10 largest banks hold assets of over $11.5 trillion. The top 50 largest banks hold assets of $15.9 trillion.

 Total assets (US$ billion)

Rank Company Headquarters June 30, 2016 December 31, 2015 December 31, 2014
1 J.P.Morgan Chase & Co New York, NY 2,466.096 2,351.698 2,573.126
2 Bank of America Charlotte, North Carolina 2,186.609 2,144.316 2,104.534
3 Wells Fargo & Co San Francisco, California 1,889.235 1,787.632 1,687.155
4 Citigroup Inc New York, NY 1,818.771 1,731.210 1,842.530
5 Goldman Sachs Group New York, NY 896.843 861.395 856.240
6 Morgan Stanley New York, NY 828.873 787.465 801.510
7 U.S. Bancorp Minneapolis, Minnesota 438.463 421.853 402.529
8 Bank of New York Mellon New York, NY 372.351 393.780 385.303
9 PNC Financial Services Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 361.335 358.493 345.072
10 Capital One Financial McLean, Virginia 339.117 334.048 308.854
11 HSBC North America Holdings New York, NY 295.535 271.889 290.101
12 TD Group US Holding Wilmington, Delaware 276.317 267.144 248.145
13 State Street Corporation Boston, Massachusetts 255.386 245.192 274.119
14 BB&T Corporation Winston Salem, North Carolina 221.859 209.947 186.814
15 Suntrust Banks Atlanta, Georgia 198.892 190.817 190.328
16 Charles Schwab Corp San Francisco, California 198.052 183.705 154.642
17 American Express Company New York, NY 159.642 161.184 159.103
18 Ally Financial Detroit, Michigan 157.931 158.581 151.828
19 RBC USA Holdco Corporation New York, NY 151.711 133.134 na
20 Citizens Financial Group Providence, Rhode Island 145.183 138.208 132.857
21 United Services Automobile Assoc. San Antonio, Texas 144.819 137.188 130.417
22 Fifth Third Bancorp Cincinnati, Ohio 143.625 141.048 138.706
23 BMO Financial Corp Wilmington, Delaware 132.008 125.657 115.880
24 Santander Holdings USA Boston, Massachusetts 126.502 132.156 118.353
25 Regions Financial Corporation Birmingham, Alabama 126.212 126.050 119.679
26 M&T Bank Corp Buffalo, New York 123.821 122.788 96.686
27 Northern Trust Corporation Chicago, Illinois 121.510 116.750 109.947
28 MUFG Americas Holdings (1) New York, NY 117.205 116.210 113.662
29 KeyCorp Cleveland, Ohio 101.150 95.271 93.821
30 BBVA Compass Bancshares Houston, Texas 91.753 89.967 83.152
31 Discover Financial Services Riverwoods, Illinois 87.511 86.936 83.126
32 Synchrony Financial Stamford, CT 82.384 83.990 75.707
33 Huntington Bancshares Columbus, Ohio 73.954 71.018 66.298
34 Comerica Inc Dallas, Texas 71.280 71.877 69.190
35 CIT Group Inc Livingston, New Jersey 66.700 67.402 47.880
36 First Republic Bank San Francisco, California 64.730 58.981 48.353
37 Zions Bancorp Salt Lake City, Utah 59.643 59.665 57.209
38 Deutsche Bank Trust Corp New York, NY 54.629 53.556 55.494
39 E*TRADE Financial Corp New York, NY 49.202 45.427 45.530
40 New York Community Bancorp Westbury, New York 49.036 50.318 48.559
41 SVB Financial Group Santa Clara, California 43.133 44.687 39.345
42 People's United Financial Bridgeport, Connecticut 40.150 38.947 35.997
43 First Niagara Financial Group Buffalo, New York 39.998 39.918 38.551
44 Popular, Inc San Juan, Puerto Rico 37.606 35.770 33.097
45 Signature Bank New York, NY 36.550 33.451 27.319
46 East West Bancorp Pasadena, California 32.952 32.351 28.738
47 First Citizens Bancshares Raleigh, North Carolina 32.230 31.476 30.075
48 BOK Financial Corp Tulsa, Oklahoma 31.970 31.476 29.090
49 Barclays Delaware Holdings Wilmington, Delaware 29.673 27.998 25.006
50 Synovus Financial Corp Columbus, Georgia 29.460 28.793 27.051
51 Associated Banc-Corp Green bay, Wisconsin 29.039 27.712 26.822
52 Cullen/Frost Bankers San Antonio, Texas 28.976 28.567 28.278
53 Raymond James Financial Saint Petersburg, Florida 28.843 26.907 24.253
54 First Horizon National Corp Memphis, Tennessee 27.541 26.193 25.673
55 Everbank Financial Corp Jacksonville, Florida 27.354 26.601 21.617
56 FirstMerit Corporation Akron, Ohio 26.154 25.525 24.902
57 BankUnited Miami lakes, Florida 26.309 23.883 19.211
58 Utrecht - America Holdings New York, NY 25.364 25.816 36.216
59 Webster Financial Corp Waterbury, Connecticut 25.120 24.641 22.533
60 Commerce Bancshares Kansas City, Missouri 24.710 24.605 23.994
61 Umpqua Holdings Corp Portland, Oregon 24.133 23.406 22.613

1 - MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation was formerly known as UnionBanCal Corporation.