Top 100 Banks in Germany 2016

21 November 2018

In 2016, 100 largest (top) banks in Germany comprised together 90.1 % of the country's banking assets. Most of these banks have domestic capital, while only 12 banks are foreign-controlled (representing Italy, the Netherlands, Spain, United States, Switzerland, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Sweden, France). Almost half of the 100 top banks are commercial banks (43), followed by savings banks (28). All Landesbanken (state-owned regional banks) are present in the list as well as largest public and private Bausparkassen (building societies).

RankNameTotal AssetsMarket ShareNet IncomeBank CategoryCountry of Origin
1 Deutsche Bank AG1590546.00 22.45%-1356.00 Commercial banks Germany
2 Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau500684.07 7.07%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
3 Commerzbank AG480500.00 6.78%382.00 Commercial banks Germany
4 DZ BANK AG Deutsche Zentral-Genossenschaftsbank, Frankfurt am Main253315.00 3.58%326.00 Commercial banks Germany
5 UniCredit Bank AG250328.00 3.53%3005.00 Commercial banks Italy
6 Landesbank Baden-Württemberg243600.00 3.44%11.00 Landesbanken Germany
7 Bayerische Landesbank212150.00 2.99%545.00 Landesbanken Germany
8 ING-DiBa AG161461.99 2.28%0.00 Commercial banks Netherlands
9 DB Privat- und Firmenkundenbank AG148647.36 2.10%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
10 NRW.BANK142065.68 2.01%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
11 Landesbank Hessen-Thüringen GZ136787.96 1.93%0.09 Landesbanken Germany
12 Deutsche Postbank AG (closed)126755.00 1.79%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
13 Norddeutsche Landesbank -Girozentrale-122998.11 1.74%-421.99 Landesbanken Germany
14 Landwirtschaftliche Rentenbank86251.90 1.22%14.80 Commercial banks Germany
15 DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale84536.79 1.19%70.75 Commercial banks Germany
16 HSH Nordbank AG82725.27 1.17%0.00 Landesbanken Germany
17 Deutsche Kreditbank AG76395.88 1.08%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
18 Landeskreditbank Baden-Württemberg - Förderbank -75075.39 1.06%50.21 Commercial banks Germany
19 Bausparkasse Schwäbisch Hall AG, Bausparkasse der Volksbanken und Raiffeisenbanken63732.29 0.90% Private Bausparkassen Germany
20 Volkswagen Bank GmbH60671.30 0.86%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
21 Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG56788.00 0.80%141.00 Commercial banks Germany
22 Landesbank Berlin AG45873.72 0.65%0.00 Landesbanken Germany
23 Hamburger Sparkasse AG43909.89 0.62% Savings banks Germany
24 Santander Consumer Bank AG43453.62 0.61%0.00 Commercial banks Spain
25 Aareal Bank AG40287.50 0.57%122.20 Commercial banks Germany
26 DEUTSCHE APOTHEKER- UND ÄRZTEBANK EG38761.46 0.55% Cooperative banks Germany
27 Münchener Hypothekenbank eG38508.99 0.54%25.45 Mortgage banks Germany
28 WL BANK AG Westfälische Landschaft Bodenkreditbank (closed)37624.05 0.53%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
29 State Street Bank International GmbH37560.00 0.53%0.00 Commercial banks United States
30 DZ HYP AG36695.55 0.52%0.00 Mortgage banks Germany
31 BHW Bausparkasse AG31744.04 0.45%37.16 Private Bausparkassen Germany
32 KfW IPEX-Bank GmbH29404.49 0.42%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
33 UBS Europe SE29039.34 0.41%169.00 Commercial banks Switzerland
34 Bremer Landesbank Kreditanstalt Oldenburg -Girozentrale- (closed)28931.00 0.41% Landesbanken Germany
35 Dexia Kommunalbank Deutschland AG28809.79 0.41%-168.92 Commercial banks Belgium
36 DVB Bank SE27389.13 0.39%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
37 Sparkasse KölnBonn27136.58 0.38% Savings banks Germany
38 Berlin-Hannoversche Hypothekenbank AG26354.20 0.37%2.17 Mortgage banks Germany
39 EUREX Clearing AG (new)25714.77 0.36%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
40 BMW Bank GmbH25384.90 0.36%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
41 Deutsche Hypothekenbank (Actien-Gesellschaft)25202.61 0.36%0.00 Mortgage banks Germany
42 Kreissparkasse Köln25144.44 0.35% Savings banks Germany
43 Mercedes-Benz Bank AG23359.25 0.33%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
44 HSBC Trinkaus & Burkhardt AG22747.35 0.32%157.02 Commercial banks United Kingdom
45 J.P. Morgan AG22567.46 0.32%15.55 Commercial banks United States
46 LfA Förderbank Bayern22096.54 0.31%44.89 Commercial banks Germany
47 Wüstenrot Bausparkasse AG20780.16 0.29%29.40 Private Bausparkassen Germany
48 SEB AG20206.22 0.29%0.00 Commercial banks Sweden
49 IKB Deutsche Industriebank AG19559.20 0.28%-2167.30 Commercial banks Germany
50 comdirect bank AG19049.69 0.27%69.89 Commercial banks Germany
51 Investitionsbank Schleswig-Holstein19002.87 0.27%3.00 Commercial banks Germany
52 Frankfurter Sparkasse18177.57 0.26% Savings banks Germany
53 Investitionsbank Berlin17979.65 0.25%23.83 Commercial banks Germany
54 LBS Landesbausparkasse Südwest17769.64 0.25%14.96 Public Bausparkassen Germany
55 Stadtsparkasse München17623.16 0.25% Savings banks Germany
56 TARGOBANK AG15288.78 0.22%0.00 Commercial banks France
57 Deutsche Bank Bauspar-Aktiengesellschaft14224.87 0.20%65.20 Private Bausparkassen Germany
58 Sparkasse Hannover14188.68 0.20% Savings banks Germany
59 Oldenburgische Landesbank AG14108.03 0.20%35.22 Landesbanken Germany
60 Sparda-Bank Baden-Württemberg eG13430.78 0.19% Cooperative banks Germany
61 LBS Westdeutsche Landesbausparkasse13390.68 0.19%12.40 Public Bausparkassen Germany
62 LBS Bayerische Landesbausparkasse13352.29 0.19%0.00 Public Bausparkassen Germany
63 Investitionsbank des Landes Brandenburg13318.21 0.19%11.02 Commercial banks Germany
64 Landesbank Saar13289.77 0.19%9.39 Landesbanken Germany
65 Berliner Volksbank eG12505.44 0.18% Cooperative banks Germany
66 Mittelbrandenburgische Sparkasse in Potsdam12348.06 0.17% Savings banks Germany
67 Ostsächsische Sparkasse Dresden12346.94 0.17% Savings banks Germany
68 Portigon AG11545.24 0.16%-253.38 Commercial banks Germany
69 Die Sparkasse Bremen AG11496.29 0.16% Savings banks Germany
70 Sparkasse Pforzheim Calw11317.33 0.16% Savings banks Germany
71 Nassauische Sparkasse11282.39 0.16% Savings banks Germany
72 Kreissparkasse München Starnberg Ebersberg11178.47 0.16% Savings banks Germany
73 Stadtsparkasse Düsseldorf11068.35 0.16% Savings banks Germany
74 Sparkasse Nürnberg11025.82 0.16% Savings banks Germany
75 Sparkasse Aachen10806.57 0.15% Savings banks Germany
76 Kreissparkasse Ludwigsburg10397.39 0.15% Savings banks Germany
77 BBBank eG10204.47 0.14% Cooperative banks Germany
78 Investitions- und Strukturbank Rheinland-Pfalz (ISB)10178.15 0.14%2.82 Commercial banks Germany
79 Wüstenrot Bank AG Pfandbriefbank9455.94 0.13%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
80 Sparda-Bank Südwest eG9437.23 0.13% Cooperative banks Germany
81 FRANKFURTER VOLKSBANK EG9343.46 0.13% Cooperative banks Germany
82 Sparkasse Dortmund9135.00 0.13% Savings banks Germany
83 Sparkasse Münsterland Ost9132.79 0.13% Savings banks Germany
84 Sparda-Bank West eG8993.37 0.13% Cooperative banks Germany
85 TeamBank AG Nürnberg8980.70 0.13% Commercial banks Germany
86 Citigroup Global Markets Deutschland AG8821.61 0.12%0.00 Commercial banks United States
87 Landessparkasse zu Oldenburg8816.22 0.12% Savings banks Germany
88 Debeka Bausparkasse AG Sitz Koblenz am Rhein8731.59 0.12%0.11 Private Bausparkassen Germany
89 Bank für Sozialwirtschaft AG8649.61 0.12% Cooperative banks Germany
90 Stadt- und Kreissparkasse Leipzig8602.50 0.12% Savings banks Germany
91 Kreissparkasse Esslingen-Nürtingen8503.67 0.12% Savings banks Germany
92 Kreissparkasse Heilbronn8425.87 0.12% Savings banks Germany
93 Bethmann Bank AG8362.18 0.12%0.00 Commercial banks Netherlands
94 Sparkasse Krefeld - Zweckverbandssparkasse der Stadt Krefeld und des Kreises Viersen -8303.91 0.12% Savings banks Germany
95 Stadtsparkasse Essen8194.18 0.12% Savings banks Germany
96 Sparkasse Mainfranken Würzburg8083.74 0.11% Savings banks Germany
97 Kreissparkasse Böblingen7902.40 0.11% Savings banks Germany
98 Kreissparkasse Waiblingen7801.16 0.11% Savings banks Germany
99 Sächsische Aufbaubank - Förderbank -7640.05 0.11%0.00 Commercial banks Germany
100 Sparkasse Karlsruhe7605.31 0.11% Savings banks Germany
 

Total assets and net income are provided in mln EUR.

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