The rank of the largest banks in the world by market cap

The role of the banks in the global economy is very important. Their performances in the stock markets influence directly and indirectly, not only the trend of the stock exchanges, but influence the entire economy of a country and also the wealth of individual savers. The size of a bank can be measured with several indicators, one of which is the market capitalization, which is given by the product between total shares and the market price. In this article, we are going to present the ranking of the biggest banks in the world by market capitalization. Let’s now see which… Continue reading

The 51 largest US banks by total assets

In the last years, some of the US banks have grown substantially, but others have become smaller. This work will be focused on the realization of the ranking of the largest banks in the United States by total assets, which are defined as the final amount of all gross investments, cash and equivalents, receivables, and other assets as they are presented on the balance sheet. The following is a list of the 51 largest banks in the United States in terms of total assets. All in all, the top 10 largest banks hold a combined total of 12.2 trillion in… Continue reading

Eurozone’s Top Banks by market cap

Most of the European Union’s banks have fallen in the stock market compared to last year, consequently, their market capitalization also continued to fall. There are several factors that have led to these negative results of the banks in Eurozone, but they will not be analysed in this work, which will be focused on the realization of the ranking of 25 largest banks by market cap in European Union. Market capitalization is just the market value of a company’s outstanding shares. This indicator is found by taking the stock price and multiplying it by the total number of shares outstanding…. Continue reading

The world’s largest banks by assets

The ranking of the banks can be done by using different indicators, such as number of customers, number of employees, total deposits, total loans, market capitalization, total assets and many others. This work will be focused on the realization of the ranking of the largest banks in the world by total assets. Total assets, most commonly used in the context of a corporation, are defined as the assets owned by the entity that has economic value whose benefits can be derived in the future. They are recorded in the balance sheet of the firm. Below is a list of the… Continue reading