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Top 500 Banking Brands 2017

February 1, 2017

China’s aggregate banking brand power has continued to surge, overtaking the US for the first time and giving further credence to the belief that this will be 'China's century'. Joy Macknight reports. 

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Top 100 Russian Banks ranking 2017: A bleak scene

February 1, 2017

The Banker’s Top 100 Russian Banks ranking shows that losses are still widespread in the country’s banking sector, but greater resilience and capitalisation suggest a healthier future.

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The battle after Brexit: which European IFCs will benefit?

February 1, 2017

With the UK government’s deadline for triggering Article 50 of the Lisbon Treaty approaching, The Banker looks at the European financial centres set to gain the most from London’s potential estrangement from the European financial scene.

Ireland’s biggest banks

January 31, 2017
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Dublin is emerging as a favoured location for banks looking to maintain single market access post-Brexit. Data collected by The Banker reveals the homegrown lenders they would join.

Concern grows for Canada’s housing market

January 24, 2017
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Though the country fared relatively well during the global financial slump, some fear Canada is now facing a homegrown mortgage crisis. Danielle Myles analyses the country's exposure to the housing market.

The best banks for green bonds

January 20, 2017
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The latest league tables reveal which bookrunners dominate the burgeoning green bond market. Going forward, China’s lenders are the ones to watch. 

Japan’s biggest lenders

January 10, 2017
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 As central banks in the West edge away from ultra-loose monetary policy, all eyes are on Bank of Japan to see if it follows suit. The Banker data reveals the biggest potential winners.

Deutsche Bank highlights operating strength

January 2, 2017

Germany’s biggest bank is enduring one of the toughest periods of its 146-year history. Danielle Myles reveals the quarterly figures that give cause for hope.

Hong Kong takes bulk of Chinese IFC investment

January 2, 2017

Hong Kong was the leading IFC for investment from mainland China between 2011 and 2016, in which time China itself pulled in a whopping $20bn from other IFCs, led by London. Silvia Pavoni reports.

Italy’s biggest lenders

December 13, 2016
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Matteo Renzi’s replacement will inherit a fragile banking sector. Data collected by The Banker reveals the state of its biggest players

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