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Top 1000 World Banks - Loan-to-deposit ratios paint a positive picture

July 1, 2019

Across all regions, loan-to-deposit ratios are moving in the right direction, with Latin America and the Caribbean making the most impressive progress.

Top 1000 World Banks - Indian lenders dominate NPL and worst profits lists

July 1, 2019

State Savings Bank of Ukraine tops the NPL table but it is Indian lenders who appear to have the most to worry about.

Top 1000 World Banks - South African banks still dominate but slip globally

July 1, 2019

Standard Bank remains the largest bank in Africa by Tier 1 capital and its South African peers round out the top four, but the country's travails have caused their global positions to drop.

Top 1000 World Banks - QNB returns to the top of Middle East table

July 1, 2019

In spite of Qatar's blockade by some of its Middle Eastern neighbours, Qatar National Bank has regained its position as the biggest bank in the region by Tier 1 capital.

Top 1000 World Banks - Goldman Sachs retains trading income crown

July 1, 2019

Goldman Sachs and JPMorgan keep first and second place in the trading income rankings, while Bank of America moves into third. 

Top 1000 World Banks - North American banks' profits surge as Asian lenders stumble

July 1, 2019

North America saw its share of regional global profits rise in 2018, thanks largely to the performances of US banks. 

Top 1000 World Banks - Reduction in M&A activity sees fewer Top 1000 new entrants

July 1, 2019

New arrivals into the Top 1000 are at a decade low, with the total substantially down on 2018's list of banks that made the cut. 

Top 1000 World Banks - Big Brazilian banks still lead in Latam but Mexicans on the rise

July 1, 2019

A quartet of Brazilian banks are responsible for the lion's share of Latin American capital once more, but the region has experienced mixed fortunes in general. 

Top 1000 World Banks - Slowing growth in China cannot prevent banks' global dominance

July 1, 2019

China’s big four state banks take the top four spots in the Top 1000 again, with their Tier 1 capital growing between 2.46% and 11.37% on last year's results. 

Top 1000 World Banks - Mitsubishi UFJ top again as Japan’s banks report losses

July 1, 2019

While last year's line-up of Japan's banks looks familiar, the underlying numbers tell a less cheerful story. 

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