Top 10 Banks In The World

1 2

6. Royal Bank of Scotland

The Royal Bank of Scotland maintains and operates its retail banking services mainly in Scotland wherein they have over 650 branches. Contrary to popular belief, The Royal Bank of Scotland is not related to the Bank of Scotland, a financial institution that was established much before this one.


7. Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group

Mitsubishi Tokyo Financial Group has its headquarters in Japan and boasts assets of about 1.8 trillion dollars. Because it merged with another well-known banking company, their success rate has soared even though the entire process took a little too long.

8. Mizuho Financial Group

Mizuho Financial Group is based in Tokyo and has about 1.40 trillion dollars in terms of assets. Their holdings are large enough to make them the largest banking group in the country and within the top 10 in the world. It offers the usual banking services along with consultancy checks. About 70,000 people work for them.



Owned by Lloyds Banking Group, this company is dependable because its insurance department has proved itself time and again. It came into being in 2001 and started being recognized as one of the largest in UK. Not many people know what HBOS stands for but it could be Halifax Bank of Scotland.

10. BNP Paribas

BNP Paribas operates from London and Paris at the same time. Forbes says it is among the top 20 largest companies on a global level. BNP Paribas also has stocks in many banks all over the world and is said to be the strongest. They got out of a major financial crunch during the current economic meltdown.

1 2

About The Author