Following are the largest banks in the Middle East based on total assets. The list includes Arab banks, Turkish banks and Israeli banks. Qatar National Bank S.A.Q. (QNB Group) is the largest bank in the region with assets of over $195 billion (09/2016). With over 5.3 million customers and 15,200 employees, it is also one of the highest rated regional banks according to Standard & Poor’s, Moody’s and Fitch as well as one of the world’s 50 safest banks according to Global Finance.

Rank Company Country Total assets, US$b Balance sheet
1 Qatar National Bank Qatar 190.202 06/30/2016
2 National Commercial Bank Saudi Arabia 120.854 06/30/2016
3 Turkiye Is Bankasi (Isbank) Turkey 118.365 06/30/2016
4 Emirates NBD United Arab Emirates 115.947 06/30/2016
5 Ziraat Bank Turkey 114.922 06/30/2016
6 Bank Hapoalim Israel 114.545 06/30/2016
7 National Bank of Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates 114.211 06/30/2016
8 Bank Leumi Le Israel Israel 113.387 06/30/2016
9 Garanti Bank Turkey 99.467 06/30/2016
10 Akbank Turkey 91.949 06/30/2016
11 Al Rajhi Bank Saudi Arabia 88.472 06/30/2016
12 Yapi Kredi Bankasi Turkey 85.122 06/30/2016
13 National Bank of Kuwait (NBK) Kuwait 79.791 06/30/2016
14 Halkbank Turkey 70.922 06/30/2016
15 VakifBank Turkey 69.323 06/30/2016
16 National Bank of Egypt Egypt 67.673 12/31/2015
17 Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB) United Arab Emirates 65.564 06/30/2016
18 Samba Financial Group Saudi Arabia 62.471 06/30/2016
19 First Gulf Bank (FGB) United Arab Emirates 61.885 06/30/2016
20 Riyad Bank Saudi Arabia 60.812 06/30/2016
21 Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Israel 56.579 06/30/2016
22 Kuwait Finance House Kuwait 56.459 06/30/2016
23 Israel Discount Bank Israel 54.273 06/30/2016
24 Banque Saudi Fransi Saudi Arabia 51.771 06/30/2016
25 Saudi British Bank Saudi Arabia 51.226 06/30/2016
26 Arab Bank Jordan 48.255 06/30/2016
27 Dubai Islamic Bank United Arab Emirates 46.850 06/30/2016
28 Arab National Bank Saudi Arabia 44.473 06/30/2016
29 Bank Audi Lebanon 43.093 06/30/2016
30 HSBC Bank Middle East Channel Islands 40.934 06/30/2016
31 Denizbank (4) Turkey 40.814 06/30/2016
32 Banque Misr Egypt 37.389 06/30/2015
33 Qatar Islamic Bank Qatar 36.979 06/30/2016
34 Commercial Bank of Qatar Qatar 35.003 06/30/2016
35 Bank Muscat Oman 34.021 06/30/2016
36 Ahli United Bank Bahrain 33.703 06/30/2016
37 Abu Dhabi Islamic Bank (ADIB) United Arab Emirates 33.090 06/30/2016
38 First International Bank of Israel Israel 33.080 06/30/2016
39 Finansbank Turkey 32.917 06/30/2016
40 Mashreq Bank United Arab Emirates 31.227 06/30/2016
41 Arab Banking Corp (Bank ABC) Bahrain 30.029 06/30/2016
42 Blom Bank Lebanon 29.500 06/30/2016
43 Saudi Hollandi Bank Saudi Arabia 29.003 06/30/2016
44 Union National Bank United Arab Emirates 27.840 06/30/2016
45 Turk Ekonomi Bankasi Turkey 26.747 06/30/2016
46 Alinma Bank Saudi Arabia 26.214 06/30/2016
47 Saudi Investment Bank (SAIB) Saudi Arabia 25.645 06/30/2016
48 Al Baraka Banking Group Bahrain 25.044 06/30/2016
49 Masraf Al Rayan Qatar 24.304 06/30/2016
50 Doha Bank Qatar 24.017 06/30/2016
51 Burgan Bank Kuwait 23.810 06/30/2016
52 Gulf International Bank Bahrain 23.338 06/30/2016
53 Commercial International Bank (CIB) Egypt 22.058 06/30/2016
54 Byblos Bank Lebanon 20.997 06/30/2016
55 Islamic Development Bank (IDB) Saudi Arabia 20.565 12/31/2014
56 Fransabank Lebanon 19.994 12/31/2015
57 Türk Eximbank Turkey 18.347 06/30/2016
58 Bank Aljazira Saudi Arabia 18.249 06/30/2016
59 Gulf Bank Kuwait 18.142 06/30/2016
60 ING Bank Anonim Sirketi Turkey 16.713 06/30/2016
61 Commercial Bank of Dubai (CBD) United Arab Emirates 16.711 06/30/2016
62 Bank of Beirut Lebanon 16.579 06/30/2016
63 BankMed Lebanon 15.551 12/31/2015
64 Al Ahli Bank of Kuwait Kuwait 15.190 06/30/2016
65 Emirates Islamic Bank United Arab Emirates 14.489 12/31/2015

* The exchange rate on June 30, 2016.