Top financial companies drive the world in more ways than you can imagine. These companies are often change-makers on an international scale but when some top executives fail to adjust sails according to the changing winds, they can go ashtray as well. Recessions in economy can leave a poorly managed banking institution with serious losses. Several finance companies have survived the worldwide financial turbulence. Some of them were even making profits when the rest of the world was struggling to stay ‘financially’ alive or relevant! Even after experiencing some of the toughest survival tests, these companies have come out victoriously with soaring profits from the battlefield. This article describes top 10 finance companies in the world based on their money-flow, overall assets, business practices and fiscal management. The forthcoming top 10 list of finance companies in the world may not therefore comprise of all major finance institutions that you might have heard of.
9. The Bank of New York Mellon:
7. Standard Chartered Bank:
6. Industrial and Commercial Bank of China:
5. Banco Santander:
A Spanish financial services provider, the Santander Group is all centered on Banco Santander. In the Eurozone, Banco Syantender is the biggest banking institution. In terms of market capitalization, it is the one of the biggest banks all over the world. The head office of this multinational financial services giant is located in Syantender, Spain. This institution came into existence in 1857. In 2010, the Forbes Magazine Global ranked it as the 6th largest company in the world.
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3. Goldman Sachs:
2. Credit Suisse:
1. J. P. Morgan Chase And Co: