Which is the largest bank in Africa?

Standard Bank maintained its position as Africa’s largest lender on the continent — a position it has held for over 20 years — with a 5.8% gain in its Tier 1 capital base.

Which bank is the biggest in Africa?

Top Banks in Africa

Rank Bank Total Assets, US$bn
1 Standard Bank Group 184.518
2 Absa Group 97.241
3 FirstRand 94.144
4 Nedbank Group 80.110

Which bank is the biggest in Nigeria?

Top 10 Banks in Nigeria

Rank Name Total Assets, NGN b (June 30, 2017)
1 Zenith Bank 4,927.37
2 FBN Holdings 4,881.07
3 United Bank for Africa * 3,690.29
4 Access Bank Group 3,455.04

Which is the richest bank in Africa?

Standard Bank has total assets in excess of $131 billion and more than 50,000 people working in the institution making it the richest bank in Africa. The bank has been on the JSE for consecutive 50 years.

Who is the richest bank in the world?

ICBC -China Market cap: 1.94 trillion

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China Limited is the wealthiest bank in the world according to market capitalization. It is also ranked as the largest bank in the world when rated by total assets.

Which bank is the richest bank in Nigeria?

2021 Top 10 Richest Banks In Nigeria

  • United Bank for Africa – N6.4 Trillion Naira.
  • Zenith Bank – N4.46 Trillion Naira.
  • Gtbank –N4.06 Trillion Naira.
  • Stanbic IBTC – N2.43 Trillion Naira.
  • Fidelity Bank – N2.114 Trillion Naira.
  • Union Bank – N1.98 Trillion Naira.
  • First City Monument Bank – N1.89 Trillion Naira.
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Which bank was the first in Nigeria?

First Bank Nigeria Plc is the oldest bank in Nigeria. As its name infers, First Bank of Nigeria Limited (“First Bank”), built up in 1894, is the first bank in Nigeria and the premier Bank in West Africa.

Who owns the richest bank?

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC)

Assets: $4,913 bln. Country: China. The largest and richest bank in the world is the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC). It is one of the “BIG FOUR” of the Heavenly Empire and controls almost 1/5 of all banking in China.

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