The world's largest banks (you might be surprised)

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Fortune magazine has just released its Global 500 list of the world's largest corporations (as per 2012 revenues).

He's the top 20 banks (Global 500 ranking in brackets):

1(29). Industrial & Commercial Bank of China - $133.6bn revenues

2(41). BNP Paribas - $123.0bn

3(50). China Construction Bank - $113.3bn

4(55). JPMorgan Chase - $108.1bn

5(58). Banco Santander - $106.0bn

6(60). HSBC - $105.2bn

7(61). Societe Generale - $105.0bn

8(64). Agricultural Bank of China - $103.4bn

9(66). Bank of America - $100.0bn

10(70). Bank of China - $98.4bn

11(73). Credit Agricole - $95.1bn

12(78). Wells Fargo - $91.2bn

13(79). Citigroup - $90.7bn

14(85). Lloyds Banking Group - $86.8bn

15(116) Banco Do Brasil - $72.0bn

16(130). Deutsche Bank - $67.4bn

17(163). Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group - $57.3bn

18(168). Banco Bradesco - $55.9bn

19(177). Barclays - $54.6bn

20(180). Landesbank Baden-Wurttemberg - $53.8bn

The 500 largest corporations in the world

Source - Fortune magazine

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