Top 100 Banks in the United Kingdom 2017

1 July 2019

In 2017, 100 largest (top) banks in the United Kingdom comprised together 74.18 % of the country's banking assets. Slightly more than the half of these banks (57) have domestic capital, while 43 banks are foreign-controlled (representing 20 different countries, namely United States, Spain, Switzerland, Canada, Japan, China, Ireland, Bahrain, Russian Federation, Brazil, Jordan, Libya, France, Nigeria, India, Kuwait, Germany, Qatar, Israel, Egypt). The domestic banks usually operate as universal banks, while the foreign-controlled banks are focused on corporate and investment banking. Almost all of the 100 top banks are commercial banks (83), followed by building societies (15).

Out of 100 banks, 71 banks reported an increase in total assets. 71 banks reported annual profit, while 14 reported annual loss (profit and loss data are not available for the building societies).

RankPrev. RankNameTotal Assets (mln)Market ShareAnnual Profit (mln)Country of Origin
11Barclays Bank plc1129343.00 GBP12.77%-1937.00 GBP United Kingdom
22HSBC Bank plc818868.00 GBP9.26%1842.00 GBP United Kingdom
34Lloyds Bank Plc576953.00 GBP6.53%5219.00 GBP United Kingdom
43NATWEST MARKETS PLC525889.00 GBP5.95%-44.00 GBP United Kingdom
55J.P. Morgan Securities plc620914.74 USD5.20%2635.46 USD United States
66Bank of Scotland376575.00 GBP4.26%1988.00 GBP United Kingdom
77Morgan Stanley Bank International Ltd461362.00 USD3.86%864.00 USD United States
89National Westminster Bank (NatWest)340843.00 GBP3.86%2069.00 GBP United Kingdom
910Santander UK314765.00 GBP3.56%1256.00 GBP Spain
108Standard Chartered Bank404640.00 USD3.39%1584.00 USD United Kingdom
1112Nationwide Building Society221670.00 GBP2.51%  United Kingdom
1211Credit Suisse International249440.00 USD2.09%-262.00 USD Switzerland
1313Abbey National Treasury Services plc80089.00 GBP0.91%132.00 GBP Spain
1414BARCLAYS CAPITAL SECURITIES LIMITED (new)54530.73 GBP0.62%51.65 GBP United Kingdom
1519Goldman Sachs International Bank54446.83 EUR0.55%118.73 EUR United States
1615Clydesdale Bank plc42893.00 GBP0.49%-256.00 GBP United Kingdom
1718TSB Bank Plc42536.70 GBP0.48%115.10 GBP Spain
1820Virgin Money Plc41018.90 GBP0.46%192.30 GBP United Kingdom
1921RBC Europe Limited40034.95 GBP0.45%80.07 GBP Canada
2017Yorkshire Building Society39595.50 GBP0.45%  United Kingdom
2122Coventry Building Society38295.90 GBP0.43%  United Kingdom
2216UBS Limited (closed)35569.00 GBP0.40%114.00 GBP Switzerland
2324Coutts & Company31217.49 GBP0.35%109.28 GBP United Kingdom
2423Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation38838.00 USD0.32%157.80 USD Japan
2526Bank of America Merrill Lynch International L... (closed)34826.00 USD0.29%224.00 USD United States
2625The Co-operative Bank plc24490.10 GBP0.28%-157.70 GBP United Kingdom
2728FCE Bank plc19598.00 GBP0.22%213.00 GBP United Kingdom
2829Skipton Building Society19019.70 GBP0.22%  United Kingdom
2927Scotiabank Europe plc25383.61 USD0.21%81.91 USD Canada
3030ICBC Standard Bank Plc23853.70 USD0.20%29.70 USD China
3138Metro Bank Plc16355.36 GBP0.18%10.79 GBP United Kingdom
3231Investec Bank Plc16296.59 GBP0.18%117.79 GBP United Kingdom
3334Leeds Building Society15930.00 GBP0.18%  United Kingdom
3436Mizuho International plc15395.20 GBP0.17%12.20 GBP Japan
3537Tesco Personal Finance PLC12558.30 GBP0.14%137.40 GBP United Kingdom
3632Ulster Bank Ltd11987.00 GBP0.14%39.00 GBP United Kingdom
3735AIB Group (UK) Plc11835.00 GBP0.13%102.00 GBP Ireland
3839J.P. Morgan Europe Limited14718.28 USD0.12%253.29 USD United States
3944The Bank of New York Mellon (International) L...10117.22 GBP0.11%16.48 GBP United States
4033J.P. Morgan International Bank Limited (closed)12821.41 USD0.11%4.32 USD United States
4145OneSavings Bank Plc8510.90 GBP0.10%126.90 GBP United Kingdom
4241Close Brothers Limited8449.50 GBP0.10%183.90 GBP United Kingdom
4343Principality Building Society8281.20 GBP0.09%  United Kingdom
4455Northern Trust Global Services Ltd (closed)8704.50 EUR0.09%38.93 EUR United States
4547HSBC Private Bank (UK) Limited7011.12 GBP0.08%18.55 GBP United Kingdom
4658Charter Court Financial Services5926.20 GBP0.07%72.68 GBP United Kingdom
4746Nomura Bank International plc7940.78 USD0.07%9.07 USD Japan
4848West Bromwich Building Society5830.80 GBP0.07%  United Kingdom
4954Sainsbury's Bank plc5794.00 GBP0.07%-4.00 GBP United Kingdom
5050Marks & Spencer Financial Services Ltd5785.15 GBP0.07%-0.51 GBP United Kingdom
5153Shawbrook Bank Limited5701.40 GBP0.06%74.20 GBP United Kingdom
5252Gulf International Bank BSC7676.77 USD0.06%38.02 USD Bahrain
5349Morgan Stanley Bank International Limited (closed)5321.35 GBP0.06%49.71 GBP United States
5451VTB Capital plc6739.79 USD0.06%-14.19 USD Russian Federation
5572Paragon Bank Plc4914.21 GBP0.06%17.67 GBP United Kingdom
5656C Hoare & Co4409.28 GBP0.05%40.41 GBP United Kingdom
5757Itau BBA International Plc5953.35 USD0.05%76.96 USD Brazil
5862Newcastle Building Society3621.50 GBP0.04%  United Kingdom
5963Nottingham Building Society3591.40 GBP0.04%  United Kingdom
6064Credit Suisse (UK) Limited3334.74 GBP0.04%29.03 GBP Switzerland
6159EUROPE ARAB BANK PLC3331.35 GBP0.04%3.64 GBP Jordan
6265British Arab Commercial Bank Plc2952.86 GBP0.03%6.83 GBP United Kingdom
6361ABC INTERNATIONAL BANK PLC2932.13 GBP0.03%18.52 GBP Libya
6471SG Kleinwort Hambros Bank Limited2812.98 GBP0.03%-6.72 GBP France
6566EFG Private Bank Limited2728.58 GBP0.03%11.84 GBP United Kingdom
6667FBN Bank (UK) Ltd2717.58 GBP0.03%-0.59 GBP Nigeria
6770Rathbone Investment Management Limited2596.10 GBP0.03%50.95 GBP United Kingdom
6860ICICI Bank UK Ltd3479.77 USD0.03%-16.08 USD India
6968Capital One Bank(Europe) plc (closed)2533.64 GBP0.03%166.71 GBP United States
7076Schroder & Co Ltd2332.12 GBP0.03%40.22 GBP United Kingdom
7173Cumberland Building Society2241.98 GBP0.03%  United Kingdom
7277National Bank of Kuwait (International) plc3025.05 USD0.03%4.89 USD Kuwait
7375Adam & Company plc (closed)2232.37 GBP0.03%3.31 GBP United Kingdom
7469ICBC (London) Plc2431.24 EUR0.02%21.70 EUR China
7574Ahli United Bank (UK) Plc2785.25 USD0.02%39.10 USD United Kingdom
76100TD Bank Europe Limited2047.34 GBP0.02%4.09 GBP Canada
7786Secure Trust Bank plc1891.60 GBP0.02%23.80 GBP United Kingdom
7889Cynergy Bank LTD1877.12 GBP0.02%0.86 GBP United Kingdom
7982National Counties Building Society1865.44 GBP0.02%  United Kingdom
8081Vanquis Bank Limited1855.10 GBP0.02%-24.00 GBP United Kingdom
8178DB UK Bank Limited1816.42 GBP0.02%-2.31 GBP Germany
8287Al Rayan Bank Plc1806.31 GBP0.02%8.62 GBP Qatar
8380Progressive Building Society1794.91 GBP0.02%  United Kingdom
8491Arbuthnot Latham & Co Limited1783.68 GBP0.02%8.94 GBP United Kingdom
8579Bank Leumi (UK) plc1558.58 GBP0.02%12.07 GBP Israel
8684Bank of China (UK) Ltd1539.22 GBP0.02%32.06 GBP China
8788NATIONAL BANK OF EGYPT (UK) LIMITED1438.23 GBP0.02%11.51 GBP Egypt
8894The Access Bank UK Limited (new)1402.48 GBP0.02%17.78 GBP Nigeria
8983Punjab National Bank (International) Limited1455.37 EUR0.01%-111.33 EUR India
9090Julian Hodge Bank Limited1267.40 GBP0.01%10.20 GBP United Kingdom
9185China Construction Bank (London) Limited1681.83 USD0.01%35.54 USD China
9297ZENITH BANK (UK) LIMITED1675.76 USD0.01%13.63 USD Nigeria
9392Saffron Building Society1114.54 GBP0.01%  United Kingdom
9493Cambridge Building Society1109.24 GBP0.01%  United Kingdom
9596Monmouthshire Building Society1053.83 GBP0.01%  United Kingdom
9698CAF Bank Ltd1039.79 GBP0.01%3.56 GBP United Kingdom
9799Bank of London and Middle East plc1025.89 GBP0.01%3.47 GBP United Kingdom
98111United Trust Bank Limited1013.90 GBP0.01%21.27 GBP United Kingdom
99101Unity Trust Bank plc1012.38 GBP0.01%3.55 GBP United Kingdom
100106Crown Agents Bank Ltd993.05 GBP0.01%0.10 GBP United Kingdom

Total assets and annual profit are provided in mln EUR, GBP and USD.

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