The following list shows the largest banks in the world ranked by total assets. The top 10 banks hold over $26 trillion in combined assets. The four largest banks are Chinese financial institutions. Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), established in 1984, is the largest bank in the world with assets of US$3.6 trillion. It is also the world's largest bank by deposits and loans. China Construction Bank (CCB) is the second largest bank in the world. It serves over 340 million retail and corporate customers and specializes in infrastructure projects and urban housing. Agricultural Bank of China (ABC), founded in 1951, is the third largest bank in the world. It specializes in providing services to agricultural sector as well as offers personal banking, investment banking, fund management, insurance, foreign exchange and other services.

Rank Bank Country Total assets, US$b Balance sheet
1 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China China 3,615.17 03.31.2017
2 China Construction Bank Corp China 3,149.25 03.31.2017
3 Agricultural Bank of China China 2,950.21 03.31.2017
4 Bank of China China 2,746.05 03.31.2017
5 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Japan 2,713.44 03.31.2017
6 JPMorgan Chase & Co USA 2,546,29 03.31.2017
7 HSBC Holdings UK 2,416,47 03.31.2017
8 BNP Paribas France 2,348.65 03.31.2017
9 Bank of America USA 2,247.70 03.31.2017
10 Wells Fargo USA 1,951.56 03.31.2017
11 Japan Post Bank Japan 1,874.90 03.31.2017
12 Credit Agricole Group France 1,869.92 03.31.2017
13 China Development Bank China 1,831.86 12.31.2015
14 Citigroup Inc USA 1,821,64 03.31.2017
15 Mizuho Financial Group Japan 1,793.84 03.31.2017
16 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Japan 1,769.54 03.31.2017
17 Deutsche Bank Germany 1,672.27 03.31.2017
18 Barclays PLC UK 1,502.15 03.31.2017
19 Societe Generale France 1,497.47 03.31.2017
20 Banco Santander Spain 1,444.85 03.31.2017
21 Groupe BPCE France 1,323.76 03.31.2017
22 Bank of Communications China 1,267.78 03.31.2017
23 Postal Savings Bank of China China 1,231.95 03.31.2017
24 Lloyds Banking Group UK 1,020.01 03.31.2017
25 Royal Bank of Scotland Group UK 977.408 03.31.2017
26 Norinchukin Bank Japan 957.372 03.31.2017
27 ING Groep NV Netherlands 945.608 03.31.2017
28 UniCredit S.p.A. Italy 941.622 03.31.2017
29 Toronto-Dominion Bank Canada 941.293 04.30.2017
30 UBS Group AG Switzerland 909.208 03.31.2017
31 Royal Bank of Canada Canada 904.450 04.30.2017
32 Industrial Bank Co. Ltd China 904.220 03.31.2017
33 Goldman Sachs Group USA 894.069 03.31.2017
34 China Merchants Bank China 871.052 03.31.2017
35 China Minsheng Banking Corp China 864.655 03.31.2017
36 Shanghai Pudong Development Bank China 854.937 03.31.2017
37 China CITIC Bank Corp China 834.934 03.31.2017
38 Morgan Stanley USA 832.391 03.31.2017
39 Credit Suisse Group Switzerland 811.622 03.31.2017
40 Intesa Sanpaolo Italy 790.271 03.31.2017
41 Credit Mutuel France 782.370 12.31.2015
42 BBVA Spain 768.607 03.31.2017
43 Commonwealth Bank of Australia Australia 743.871 12.31.2016
44 Rabobank Group Netherlands 707.842 12.31.2016
45 Nordea Sweden 694.950 03.31.2017
46 Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Australia 686.298 03.31.2017
47 Bank of Nova Scotia Canada 665.286 01.31.2017
48 Standard Chartered Plc UK 646.692 12.31.2016
49 Westpac Banking Corp Australia 643.032 03.31.2017
50 European Investment Bank Luxembourg 612.616 12.31.2016
51 National Australia Bank Australia 604.935 03.31.2017

The exchange rate on March 31, 2017.