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Foreign banks face heavy hit from Russian slump

Russian bank subsidiaries teaser

Russia has been a key profit driver for several Western European banks and the slide in the rouble will have a significant impact.

Banco Ripley leads Tier 1 growth in Latin America

Banco Ripley leads Tier 1 growth in Latin America

Chile's Banco Ripley has seen the largest percentage growth in Tier 1 capital in Latin America in the past year.

Argentina and Venezuela lead ROC charge

Top five Latam banks by ROC

The top 10 Latin American banks by return on capital is made up exclusively of lenders from Argentina and Venezuela.

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Top 100 banks in China: defying the slowdown

Chinese banks are the strongest and most profitable in the world, but they have to deal with a serious economic slowdown.

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The changing face of global systemic banks

A third Chinese bank has joined the Financial Stability Board’s list of global systemically important banks, but business models among the group are very different.

London leads FDI in western Europe

London leads western Europe's FDI tables, but Dublin's recovery shows promising growth as an international finance centre.

The top five banks in Pakistan

Top five banks in Pakistan

The Banker's top banks in Pakistan ranking shows that Habib Bank is the largest bank in the country by Tier 1 capital.

Top five banks in Latin America

Top 5 Latam banks

The Banker's top banks in Latin America ranking shows that Itaú Unibanco is the largest bank in the region by Tier 1 capital.

Positive growth across Islamic industry

Positive growth across Islamic finance industry

Growth was registered across every region in this year's Top Islamic Financial Institutions ranking.

Argentina and Venezuela scoop big profits

Top 200 Latin American banks: big size in Brazil, big profits in Argentina

This year’s Top 200 Latin American banks ranking sees Brazil’s behemoth banks reducing in size, while Argentine and Venezuelan lenders continue to show jaw-dropping profitability ratios.

The Banker Top 1000 World Banks 2014

The Banker Database

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