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

The world’s largest companies by assets and market cap

In the last years, many companies have reached impressive dimensions compared to the past. There are several factors that have led to these results, but they will not be analysed in this work, which will be focused on the realization of the ranking of the 30 largest companies in the world by assets and market cap. Assets refer to the final amount of all gross investments, cash and equivalents, receivables, and other assets as they are presented on the balance sheet of a company. Instead of market capitalization refers to the total euro market value of a company’s outstanding shares…. Continue reading

Eurozone’s Top Insurance companies by market cap

Compared to last year, most of the European Union’s insurance companies have grown in the stock market, consequently, their market capitalisation has also continued to grow. The positive results of the insurance companies were influenced by several factors, but this will not be analysed. The work will be focused on the realization of the ranking of 20 largest insurance companies in European Union, based on the market cap. Market capitalization refers to the total euro market value of a company’s outstanding shares. Commonly referred to as market cap, it is calculated by multiplying a company’s shares outstanding by the current… 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 rank of Oceanian countries by cost of living

Oceania is a geographic region that includes Australasia, Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia. When compared to the other continental regions it is the smallest in land area. Australia and New Zealand are the only developed nations in the region. The economy of Australia is by far the largest and most dominant economy in the region and one of the largest in the world. The majority of people living in Australia work in mining, electrical and manufacturing sectors also. In Australia, there are produced cars, electrical equipment, machinery and clothes. Oceania is a popular expat destination, so many people thinks to move… Continue reading