Below is a list of the largest banks in the world ranked by total assets. The top 10 banks have combined assets of over $25.0 trillion. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is the world's largest bank with assets of CNY18.743 trillion ($3.068 trillion). HSBC Holdings is the second largest financial institution in the world with assets of $2.723 trillion. Four of the top 11 banks are Chinese financial institutions.

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Rank Bank Country Total assets, US$bn Balance sheet
1 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) China 3,067.57 30.09.2013
2 HSBC Holdings UK 2,723.36 30.09.2013
3 Credit Agricole Group France 2,623.74 30.06.2013
4 BNP Paribas France 2,504.25 30.09.2013
5 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Japan 2,476.03 30.09.2013
6 JPMorgan Chase & Co USA 2,463.31 30.09.2013
7 China Construction Bank Corporation China 2,454.34 30.09.2013
8 Deutsche Bank Germany 2,412.95 30.09.2013
9 Agricultural Bank of China China 2,389.47 30.09.2013
10 Barclays PLC UK 2,271.47 30.09.2013
11 Bank of China China 2,229.95 30.09.2013
12 Bank of America USA 2,126.65 30.09.2013
13 Japan Post Bank Japan 2,072.12 30.09.2013
14 Citigroup Inc USA 1,899.51 30.09.2013
15 Mizuho Financial Group Japan 1,861.95 30.09.2013
16 Royal Bank of Scotland Group UK 1,826.18 30.09.2013
17 Societe Generale France 1,692.87 30.09.2013
18 Banco Santander Spain 1,608.90 30.09.2013
19 Groupe BPCE France 1,546.27 30.09.2013
20 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Japan 1,526.60 30.09.2013
21 ING Group Netherlands 1,526.57 30.09.2013
22 Wells Fargo USA 1,488.06 30.09.2013
23 Lloyds Banking Group UK 1,407.28 30.09.2013
24 China Development Bank China 1,235.70 31.03.2013
25 UBS AG Switzerland 1,158.97 30.09.2013
26 UniCredit S.p.A. Italy 1,192.73 30.09.2013
27 Credit Suisse Group Switzerland 988.919 30.09.2013
28 Bank of Communications China 944.048 30.09.2013
29 Rabobank Group Netherlands 942.507 30.06.2013
30 Intesa Sanpaolo Italy 863.396 30.09.2013
31 Nordea Bank Sweden 844.581 30.09.2013
32 Royal Bank of Canada Canada 825.547 30.09.2013
33 BBVA Spain 819.413 30.09.2013
34 Toronto-Dominion Bank Canada 809.834 30.09.2013
35 Commerzbank Germany 800.551 30.09.2013

* The exchange rate on September 30, 2013

Top Banks, March 2013

Rank Bank Country Total assets, US$bn Balance sheet
1 Industrial & Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) China 2,953.85 31.03.2013
2 HSBC Holdings UK 2,681.36 31.03.2013
3 Deutsche Bank Germany 2,597.36 31.03.2013
4 Credit Agricole Group France 2,582.42 31.03.2013
5 BNP Paribas France 2,507.96 31.03.2013
6 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Japan 2,486.31 31.03.2013
7 Barclays PLC UK 2,414.78 31.03.2013
8 JPMorgan Chase & Co USA 2,389.35 31.03.2013
9 China Construction Bank Corporation China 2,361.60 31.03.2013
10 Japan Post Bank Japan 2,118.84 31.03.2013
11 Agricultural Bank of China China 2,295.80 31.03.2013
12 Bank of America USA 2,174.61 31.03.2013
13 Bank of China China 2,130.82 31.03.2013
14 Royal Bank of Scotland Group UK 1,979.14 31.03.2013
15 Citigroup Inc USA 1,881.73 31.03.2013
16 Mizuho Financial Group Japan 1,881.03 31.03.2013
17 Banco Santander Spain 1,637.74 31.03.2013
18 Societe Generale France 1,592.51 31.03.2013
19 Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Japan 1,576.58 31.03.2013
20 ING Group Netherlands 1,508.71 31.03.2013
21 Groupe BPCE France 1,490.16 31.03.2013
22 Wells Fargo USA 1,436.63 31.03.2013
23 Lloyds Banking Group UK 1,357.87 31.03.2013
24 UBS Switzerland 1,272.51 31.03.2013
25 China Development Bank China 1,214.86 31.03.2013
26 UniCredit S.p.A. Italy 1,166.52 31.03.2013

* The exchange rate on March 28, 2013

Biggest Banks in the World by market cap

 Following are the top 10 banks and top 20 banks in the world ranked by market capitalization in U.S. dollars.

Rank Bank Country M cap, $b (15/08/2013)
1 Wells Fargo & Co US 228.74B
2 Industrial & Commercial bank of China (ICBC) China 225.81B
3 HSBC Holdings UK 206.76B
4 JP Morgan Chase & Co US 200.64B
5 China Construction Bank China 178.36B
6 Citigroup Inc US 154.67B
7 Bank of America US 153.84B
8 Agricultural Bank of China China 132.87B
9 Bank of China China 123.33B
10 Commonwealth Bank of Australia Australia 107.70B
11 Royal Bank of Canada Canada 101.23B
12 Toronto-Dominion Bank Canada 89.15B
13 Westpac Banking Corporation Australia 88.94B
14 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group (MUFG) Japan 86.64B
15 BNP Paribas France 83.13B
16 Banco Santander Spain 80.92B
17 Bank of Nova Scotia (Scotiabank) Canada 77.50B
18 UBS AG Switzerland 77.31B
19 Australia and New Zealand Banking (ANZ) Australia 74.08B
20 Goldman Sachs Group US 72.23B
21 US Bancorp US 67.64B
22 National Australia Bank Australia 65.79B
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