Top 10 largest US insurance companies

The insurance sector has a significant weight in the US economy, thus directly and indirectly influencing the trend of GDP. US insurance companies play an important role not only in the country’s economy, but also globally through risk management. Considering, therefore, the importance that they have, in this work the ranking of US insurance companies will be presented on the basis of assets, market capitalization, premiums collected and market shares. Below are the 10 US largest insurance companies by total assets. At the top of the list is Prudential Financial with USD 926 billion, followed by Berkshire Hathaway with USD… Continue reading

The 56 largest banks in the US by total assets

US banks play an important role in the global economy and finance. Given their importance, in this work with be presented the ranking of US banks by total assets, which is one of the most widely used indicators for the comparison of banks. The total assets are defined as resources owned by the bank from which future economic benefits are expected to be generated. They are the sum of non-current and current assets, and this total should equal the sum of stockholders’ equity and total liabilities combined. After this brief introduction, let’s see now the list of the largest banks… Continue reading

Top 60 largest banks in the world

Compared with the last year, many banks have lost positions in the ranking of the largest banks in the worlds by market capitalization, others have gained positions and some, however, have maintained the same place in the ranking. Let’s now see the 60 largest banks in the world by market cap. In the latest ranking of banks in the world there are 12 US banks, 10 Chinese banks, 5 Canadian banks, 4 Australian banks, 4 Japanese banks, 3 British banks, 3 Indian banks, 2 French banks, 2 Spanish banks, 2 Singapore banks, 2 Hong Kong banks, 2 Brazilian banks, 2… Continue reading

The 68 largest stock exchanges in the world

Stock exchanges play a vital role in the world economy. Higher is their market capitalization, higher is their weight in economy. Given their importance, as every year, we are going to publish the ranking of the stock exchanges by market capitalization. The data used to create the ranking were collected in the main financial sites, are expressed in millions of USD and refer to 30/04/2021. After this brief introduction, let’s now see which are the 68 largest stock exchanges in the world by market cap. The largest stock exchange in the world by market capitalization is NYSE, followed by Nasdaq,… Continue reading

Top 49 insurance companies in Europe by assets

The insurance industry plays an important role for European economy but it remains stuck in low-growth mode. In major markets, growth rates have been negligible or negative and underlying economic fundamentals appear shaky. Geopolitical uncertainty further complicates strategic planning. In this work, we are going to present the rank of the 49 largest insurance companies in Europe by total assets, which still remains today, one of the most widely used indicators for comparing insurance with each other. Let’s now see the 49 largest insurance companies in Europe by assets. In the ranking of the 49 largest insurance companies in Europe… Continue reading