Banks Market Summary, Competitive Analysis and Forecast, 2017-2026 (Global Almanac)


Global Banks industry profile provides top-line qualitative and quantitative summary information including: market share, industry group size (value 2017-21, and forecast to 2026). The profile also contains descriptions of the leading players including key financial metrics and analysis of competitive pressures within the industry group.

Key Highlights

  • The banks industry profile comprises activities of banks and similar institutions, offering savings, loans, mortgages, and related financial services to consumers and businesses.
  • The data in this report measures the total assets held by these institutions at calendar year-end.
  • The geographical segmentation measures the total assets held by the commercial banks of the region.?
  • All market data and forecasts are represented in nominal terms (i.e. without adjustment for inflation) and all currency conversions used in the creation of this report have been calculated using constant 2021 annual average exchange rates.
  • The global banks industry had total assets of $185,748.4 billion in 2021, representing a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 6.3% between 2016 and 2021.
  • The bank credit segment was the industry’s most lucrative in 2021, with total assets of $86,799.1 billion, equivalent to 46.7% of the industry’s overall value.
  • Despite widespread economic recovery as the initial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic eases, the future outlook of the global banks industry is being clouded by the threat of new, potentially more dangerous COVID-19 variants.


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