Top 10 Richest Banks in the World in 2013

richest banks in the worldYou need a car to drive you to university, you need a home for your big family, you need a help to start a new idea but you don’t have what it takes to get it possible, Money. Bank is a treasure box that makes your dream come true, it’s not the locker for your money but it’s giving you an opportunity, the money, to live your dream. Here are the world’s most richest banks in the world who just need a reason to lend you some, so get your bag packs done and fly over because it time to draw a cash for your dream.

1)Fannie Mae

Total Assets: US$ 3.2 trillion

Founded: 1938

Area Served: United States

Headquarters: Washington, D.C.


fannie mae

A commitment they made long ago, when the first brick of Federal National Mortgage Association commonly known as Fannie Mae was founded in 1938, to expand the number of lenders in the mortgage market and they made it possible. They are helping families and communities to provide funding for housing markets and lending home which was never easy before. The bank has a net income of $10.1 Billion for 2013.

2)Deutsche Bank

Total Assets: US$ 2.6 trillion

Founded: 1870

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: Frankfurt am Main, Germany


deutsche bank

The Central Portal of Dutch Bank Group, the German global banking and leading financial services are passionate to start your new business, ever ready to grant business banking insurance, wealth management plans, private banking etc. It is a largest foreign exchange dealer n the world market with a maximum share of 21 percent. There net revenue in second quarter of 2013 increased by 2% to EUR to 8.2 billion compared to EUR B billion in 2012.

3)HSBC Holdings

Total Assets: US$ 2.454 trillion

Founded: 1991

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: 8 Canada Square, Canary Wharf, London, United Kingdom



A century and 50 years old, the largest British multinational banking and financial services organization serves over 89 million customers in over 85 countries across Africa, Asia, Europe, South American and North America. The bank has an asset of over $2.7 trillion, world’s largest bank in terms of an asset and sixth largest public company according to Forbes. It basically concern with investment banking, global private banking, retail banking and wealth management.

4)Bank of America

Total Assets: US$ 2.264 trillion

Founded: 1904

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: Bank of America Corporate Center, Uptown Charlotte, Charlotte, North Carolina, U.S.


bank of America

It wasn’t that easy before to set up a saving plan that works for you, but it is now with the America’s second largest bank holding company and fifth largest by total revenue. The world’s largest wealth management corporation is one of the big four banks of America that operates in 50 states of U.S. covering majority of U.S. money. It has over 57 million consumers.

5)JPMorgan Chase

Total Assets: US$2.128 trillion

Founded: 1799

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: 270 Park Avenue, Manhattan, New York City, New York, U.S.


JpMorgan Chase & Co

One of the biggest banks in U.S., JPMorgan the 22nd oldest bank in the world, is the largest of all and is the second largest bank in world by assets after HSBC, that has asset over 2.5 trillion. It basically serves the purposes of investment and private banking with private wealth and asset management. It was founded in 2000 when JP Morgan and Co was merged with Chase Manhattan Corporation.

6)Credit Agricole

Total Assets: US$ 2. 1 trillion

Founded: 1894

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: Paris, France


Credit Agricole

The Europe’s second largest and eight largest in the world by Tier 1 capital is the richest bank in France. The bank mainly focuses on the rural areas and provides key services like French and International retail banking and asset management. It has over 21 million clients in over 60 countries.

7)Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

Total Assets: US$ 2.2 trillion

Founded: 2005

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan


Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group

The great opportunity for investor lies here, the Japanese multinational bank with most diversified financial services, is the world’s second largest bank holding company, holding asset of over us$1.7 trillion. The company is mainly indulged into the banking business and trust, commercial banking. It share trade on the New York, Osaka and Tokyo.

8)BNP Paribas

Total Assets: US$ 2.72 trillion

Founded: 2000

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarters: Boulevard des Italiens 16 , Paris, France


The bank that results from the merger of BNP and Paribas in 2000 is now one of the largest and richest French bank in the world that has gain the title of being the richest by profits from trading in its Corporate and Investment Banking division. It has one of the highest credit ratings in its peer group.

9) Societe General

Total Assets: US$ 2.1 trillion

Founded: 1864

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarter: Boulevard Haussmann, 9th arrondissement, Paris, Tours Société Générale, Nanterre/La Défense, France


Société Générale

One of the France oldest banks of the world is at No. 8 in the Europe zone where people loves to work and deal. It mainly offer its services in Retail banking in France, international retail banking and Corporate and Investment banking consulting people simultaneously.

10)Lloyds Banking Group

Total Assets: US$ 1.571 trillion

Founded: 1765

Area Served: Worldwide

Headquarter: London, United Kingdom


No matter what you want, whatever you want Lloyds has range of personal banking services to make your dream come true. The oldest British financial service provider is now the 11th largest of any London Stock Exchange company and is 2nd in the list of New York Exchange where it has a market capitalization of $34.45 billion.


2 thoughts on “Top 10 Richest Banks in the World in 2013”

  1. I think you forget one bank name here that is Bridge Bank which is one of the leading Bank in US… But all the list is good… Thanks Nida for Such Statistics.

    Atul Kumar Pandey

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