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The Banker’s Top Islamic GCC Banks ranking 2022

March 1, 2022

Lenders in the Gulf Co-operation Council continue to drive the rise in Islamic finance, as shown by The Banker's most recent ranking, with government spending and mortgage growth set to further boost growth in 2022.


Top 500 Banking Brands 2022

February 1, 2022

While the past two years of operating under pandemic conditions have taken their toll on businesses and the global economy, the world’s biggest banking brands have managed to increase their value. Liz Lumley reports.


The Banker’s Top 250 Asia-Pacific Banks 2022

January 4, 2022

The Covid-19 pandemic’s impact on tourism and trade continues to be felt across Asia-Pacific, hitting the banking sectors' pre-tax profits in several economies. However, the region's banks have seen increases across Tier 1 capital and asset growth.

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The Banker’s Top 100 CIS Banks 2021

December 1, 2021

The Covid-19 pandemic and widespread political turmoil in the region may have taken a toll on the profitability of the lenders included in The Banker’s 2021 Top 100 CIS Banks ranking, but they have managed to increase their assets.


The Banker’s Top Islamic Financial Institutions 2021

November 1, 2021

The Banker's 2021 Top Islamic Financial Institutions ranking highlights a resilient sector across the globe.


The Banker’s Top 100 Central American Banks 2021

October 28, 2021

The Banker’s Top 100 Central American Banks ranking shows a resilient industry in the face of many challenges.


The Banker’s Top 200 Latam Banks 2021

October 20, 2021

Banks across Latin America are proving their mettle in very difficult operating environments.

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The Banker’s Top 100 African Banks 2021

October 4, 2021

Nigeria and Egypt make a strong showing in this year’s Top 100 African Banks ranking. 

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The Banker’s Top 100 FOS Banks 2021

October 1, 2021

Foreign-owned subsidiaries are proving essential sources of profit for their parent groups.


The Banker’s Top 250 Western European Banks 2021

September 28, 2021

The Banker’s 2021 Top 250 Western European Banks ranking shows that the industry has withstood the test of the pandemic; however, challenges around profitability remain.

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