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Largest banks in the Americas

The 15 largest banks in the Americas by total
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Argentina

See :Banks of Argentina


Bahamas


Central bank

*
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Government-owned banks

*Bank of The Bahamas International *Commonwealth Bank


Commercial banks

*Citibank *Fidelity Bank Bahamas Limited, Fidelity Bank *Finance Corporation of The Bahamas *FirstCaribbean International Bank *Royal Bank of Canada *Scotiabank


Barbados


Central bank

*Central Bank of Barbados


Commercial banks


Foreign-owned banks

*CIBC FirstCaribbean International Bank *First Citizens Bank (Trinidad and Tobago), First Citizens **RBTT Bank Barbados limited; subsidiary of RBTT Financial Holdings Limited (RBTT) *RBC Financial Caribbean; branch of Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) *Scotiabank


Development banks

*Caribbean Development Bank (CDB)


Belize


Central bank

* Central Bank of Belize


Development bank

* National Bank of Belize Limited


Major privately owned banks

* Belize Bank Ltd. * Scotiabank (Belize Limited) * Alliance Bank (Belize), Alliance Bank of Belize Limited; now known as Heritage Bank Limited * Atlantic Bank Limited * CIBC First Caribbean International Bank


Bermuda

*Butterfield Bank, The Bank of N. T. Butterfield & Son Limited *Bank of Bermuda, HSBC Bank of Bermuda Limited *Bermuda Commercial Bank, Bermuda Commercial Bank Limited *Clarien Bank


Bolivia


Central bank

*Central Bank of Bolivia


Law-recognized state banks

*Banco Unión


Second-floor banks

* Banco de Desarrollo Productivo


Multiple banks

*Banco BISA *Banco de Crédito de Bolivia, Banco de Crédito BCP *Banco Económico *Banco Fassil *Banco FIE *Banco Fortaleza *Banco Ganadero *Banco Mercantil Santa Cruz *Banco Nacional de Bolivia *Banco Prodem *BancoSol


Small and Medium Enterprise-focused Banks

* Banco PyME Ecofuturo * Bancomunidad


Foreign banks

*ABN AMRO *Banco de la Nación Argentina


Defunct banks

*Banco Agrícola de Bolivia *Banco Boliviano Americano *Banco de Credito Oruro *Banco de Cochabamba *Banco de Financiamiento Industrial *Banco de La Paz *Banco de la Vivienda *Banco de Potosí *Banco de San Carlos *Banco del Progreso *Banco Intenacional de Desarrollo *Banco Minero de Bolivia *ProCredit Bank, Banco PyME Los Andes ProCredit *Banco Santa Cruz *Banco Sur *BHN Multibanco *Citibank


Brazil


Central bank

*Central Bank of Brazil


Major privately owned banks

*Itaú Unibanco, Banco Itaú Unibanco *Banco Bradesco *Banco Safra


Government-owned banks

*Banco do Brasil *Banrisul (state-owned) *Caixa Econômica Federal *Banestes (state-owned)


Merged

* Banco do Estado de Pernambuco (Bandepe); acquired by Banco Real * Banco do Estado do Rio de Janeiro (Banerj); acquired by Banco Itaú, Itaú * Banco do Estado de Minas Gerais (Bemge); acquired by Banco Itaú, Itaú * Banco do Estado do Paraná (Banestado); acquired by Banco Itaú, Itaú * Banco do Estado de Santa Catarina (BESC); acquired by Banco do Brasil * Banco do Estado do Piauí (BEP); acquired by Banco do Brasil * Banco Banespa; acquired by Santander Brasil * Banco Real formerly owned by ABN AMRO; acquired by Santander Brasil


Foreign-owned banks

*Citibank (Citigroup) *Banco Santander Brasil; owned by Banco Santander


Merged or defunct banks

*BBVA; Brazilian operations acquired by Banco Bradesco *Banco de Crédito Nacional, BCN (Banco Bradesco) *Bamerindus; acquired by HSBC *Banco Bandeirantes; acquired by Caixa Geral de Depósitos, later merged with Unibanco *Banco Boavista (Banco de Crédito Nacional, BCN) *Banco Econômico (BBVA) *Banco Mercantil Finasa (Banco Bradesco) *Banco Meridional (Banco Santander Banespa) *Banco Nacional (Unibanco) *Banco Sudameris (ABN AMRO) *BankBoston; Brazilian operations acquired by Banco Itaú, Itaú *Banorte (Brazil), Banorte; acquired by Banco Bandeirantes *HSBC Bank Brasil S.A.- Banco Multiplo, HSBC Bank Brasil; acquired by Banco Bradesco


Canada


Chile


Central bank

*Banco Central de Chile, Central Bank of Chile


Government-owned banks

*Banco del Estado de Chile


Commercial banks

*Banco BICE *Banco Consorcio *Banco de Chile (It also operates under the brand: CrediChile and Banco Edwards-Citi) *Banco de Crédito e Inversiones *Banco Falabella *Banco Internacional *Banco Itaú-Chile *Banco Paris *Banco Ripley *Banco Santander, Banco Santander Chile *Banco Security *Deutsche Bank, Deutsche Bank Chile *Hongkong Shanghai Banking Corporation, HSBC Bank Chile *Scotiabank Chile


Foreign banks with representation

*Banco de la Nación Argentina *Banco do Brasil *DnB NOR Bank ASA *JP Morgan Chase Bank *The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ


Merged or defunct banks

*BankBoston; Chilean operation merged with Banco Itaú *Citibank-Chile; Chilean operation merged with Banco de Chile *Banco de A. Edwards; merged with Banco de Chile *Banco de Santiago; merged with Banco Santander *Banco Sud Americano; merged with Scotiabank-Chile *Banco del Desarrollo; merged with Scotiabank-Chile *Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria (BBVA); merged with Scotiabank-Chile *Corpbanca; merged with Banco Itaú-Chile *Banco Penta *Rabobank


Colombia


Central bank

*Banco de la República


Commercial banks

*Bancolombia *Banco de Bogotá *Davivienda *Citibank *BBVA, BBVA Colombia *Colpatria *Itau Unibanco, Itau Corpbanca Colombia *Banco Caja Social *Banco AV Villas *Banco de Occidente Credencial *Banco Popular (Colombia), Banco Popular *Bancamía *Banco Pichincha *GNB Sudameris *Granahorrar Bank


Costa Rica


Central bank

*Banco Central de Costa Rica


Government-owned banks

*Banco de Costa Rica *Banco Nacional de Costa Rica *Banco Crédito Agrícola de Cartago *BICSA


Commercial banks

*Banco Cathay de Costa Rica *HSBC Costa Rica *Banco Uno; owned by Citigroup *BAC San José; owned by GE Capital *Banco Improsa *Banca Promérica *Banco Lafise *Banco BCT *Scotiabank *Banco Cuscatlan; owned by Citigroup *Davivienda


Cuba


Central bank

*Central Bank of Cuba


Commercial banks

*Banco de Crédito y Comercio *Banco de Inversiones *Banco Exterior de Cuba *Banco Financiero Internacional *Banco Industrial de Venezuela-Cuba *Banco Internacional de Comercio *Banco Metropolitano *Banco Nacional de Cuba *Banco Popular de Ahorro


Dominica


Commercial banks

*National Bank of Dominica (NBD)


Branches of foreign banks

*The Bank of Nova Scotia (SCOTIABANK) *Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)


Foreign-owned banks

*FirstCaribbean International Bank (FCIB); subsidiary of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, CIBC


Offshore banks

*Griffon Bank


Dominican Republic


Central bank

*Central Bank of the Dominican Republic


Major banks

*BanReservas *Banco BHD León *Banco Popular *Scotiabank *Banco del Progreso


Ecuador


Central bank

*Central Bank of Ecuador


Major banks

*Banco Pichincha *Banco del Pacífico *Banco de Guayaquil *Produbanco *Banco Internacional *Banco Bolivariano


El Salvador


Central bank

*Central Reserve Bank of El Salvador


Major banks

*Banco Agricola *Blue Bank of El Salvador *Banco G & T Continental El Salvador *Banco Davivienda El Salvador


Grenada


Commercial banks

*Grenada Co-operative Bank (only locally owned bank)


Branches of foreign banks

*The Bank of Nova Scotia (SCOTIABANK) *RBTT Bank Grenada Limited *Republic Bank(Grenada) Limited


Foreign-owned banks

*First Caribbean International Bank (FCIB); subsidiary of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, CIBC


Guyana


Central Bank

*Bank of Guyana


Commercial banks

*Republic Bank (Guyana) (Subsidiary of Republic Bank) *Guyana Bank for Trade & Industry Ltd. (GBTI) *Demerara Bank Ltd. *Citizen's Bank Guyana Inc.


Foreign-owned banks

*Scotiabank *Bank of Baroda


Honduras


Central bank

*Banco Central de Honduras


Banks

*Banco Atlantida *Banco FICOHSA *Banco de Occidente (Honduras), Banco de Occidente *Banco del Pais *Banco BAC-Bamer *Banco Promerica *Banco de Los Trabajadores *Banco Popular


Foreign Banks

*Banco Azteca *Lloyds Bank (historic), Lloyds Bank *HSBC


Jamaica


Central bank

*The Bank of Jamaica


Commercial banks


Locally owned banks

*First Global Bank (Parent -Grace Kennedy)


Subsidiary/branch of foreign entity

*The Bank of Nova Scotia (Parent - Scotia Bank) *Citibank Jamaica (Parent - Citibank) *First Caribbean International Bank (Parent - CIBC) *National Commercial of Jamaica (Parent -Portland Holdings) *RBTT Jamaica Limited (Parent - Royal Bank of Trinidad & Tobago)


Merchant banks


Locally owned banks

*Capital & Credit Merchant Bank (Parent - Capital & Credit Financial Group) *MF&G Trust & Finance *PanCaribbean Merchant Bank


Subsidiary/branch of foreign entity

*Scotia DBG (Parent -The Bank of Nova Scotia)


Mexico


Panama


Commercial local banks

*Banco General (merger between Banco General and Banco Continental) *Global Bank *Multibank *Metrobank (Panama), Metrobank *Banco Universal *Banvivienda (part of Grupo Mundial) *Bancafé *Banco Aliado *Credicorp Bank


Government-owned banks

*Banco Nacional de Panama *Caja de Ahorros de Panamá *Banco de Desarrollo Agropecuario


Foreign-owned banks

*HSBC (merger between Panama's largest banking group Grupo Banistmo and HSBC Panama) *Citibank (subsidiary of Citigroup which merged with Banco Uno and Banco Cuscatlan) *Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria *Banco Atlantico Panama (subsidiary of Banco Santander) *Scotiabank


Paraguay


Central bank

*Banco Central del Paraguay


Other banks


Banco Nacional de Fomento
*Citibank *Banco do Brasil *Banco de la Nación Argentina *Agencia Financiera de Desarrollo
Banco BASABanco Atlas
*BBVA *Banco Continental (Paraguay), Banco Continental *Banco Familiar *GNB Sudameris, Banco GNB *Banco Río *Banco Itaú
Banco RegionalBancop S.A.
*Crédito Agrícola de Habilitación *Interfisa Banco
Sudameris Bank
*Visión Banco


Peru


Central bank

*Banco Central de Reserva del Perú


Commercial banks

*Banco Azteca *Banco de Crédito del Perú, BCP *BBVA Perú *Scotiabank *Interbank *HSBC *Citibank *Grupo Santander, Santander *Standard Chartered *Deutsche Bank *Banco Interamericano de Finanzas *Banco Financiero *Banco de Comercio *Mibanco *Banco Falabella *Banco Ripley *Banco del Trabajo


Development banks

*Banco de Materiales *Agrobanco


Defunct banks

*Banco Wiese Sudameris
Sold to and rebranded as Scotiabank in 2006 *Banco Sudamericano
Sold to and rebranded as Scotiabank in 2006 *Banco Santander
Operations in Peru acquired by Banco de Credito del Peru (Santander returns to Peru in 2007) *BankBoston
Peruvian operations acquired by Banco de Credito del Peru *Banco de Lima Sudameris
Merged with Banco Wiese and rebranded as Banco Wiese Sudameris *NBK Bank *Banco del Pais *Banco Republica *Bancosur
Merged with Banco Santander and rebranded as Banco Santander Central Hispano *Banco Solventa *Serbanco *Banco Latino
Operations acquired by Interbank *Banco Interandino
Acquired by Banco Santander *Banco Mercantil
Acquired by Banco Santander *Banco del Progreso *Banco de Desarrollo *Banco Popular del Peru *Banco CCC *Surmeban top Gen *Banpeco *Bancoop *Banco Agrario *Banco Hipotecario *Banco Industrial del Peru *Banco Minero *Banco Comercial del Peru


Saint Lucia


Commercial banks

*1st National Bank of St Lucia *Bank of Saint Lucia


Branches of foreign banks

*The Bank of Nova Scotia (SCOTIABANK) *Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)


Foreign-owned banks

*FirstCaribbean International Bank (FCIB); Subsidiary of Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, CIBC


Saint Vincent and the Grenadines


Local banks

*Bank of Nova Scotia *First Caribbean International Bank *National Commercial Bank (SVG) Limited *Royal Bank of Trinidad and Tobago, RBTT Bank Caribbean Ltd.


Offshore banks

*Loyal Bank Limited *United Bank Limited *European Commerce Bank *Safe Harbor Bank Ltd. *Trend Bank Ltd. *Millennium Bank Inc.


Suriname


Central bank

*Central Bank of Suriname


Commercial banks

*De Surinaamsche Bank *Hakrinbank *Surinaamse Volkscredietbank *Surinaamse Postspaarbank *Landbouwbank *Surichangebank *Finabank *Cooperatieve spaar- en kredietbank Godo


Foreign-owned banks

*Royal Bank of Canada, RBC Suriname; former subsidiary of the Royal Bank of Trinidad and Tobago * Southern Commercial Bank Suriname


Trinidad and Tobago

Central Bank *The Central Bank of Trinidad and Tobago Other Banks *Bank of Baroda Trinidad and Tobago Limited *Citicorp Merchant Bank Ltd *First Citizens Bank (Trinidad and Tobago) *Intercommercial Bank Limited *Royal Bank of Trinidad and Tobago (RBTT) *Republic Bank *Scotiabank Trinidad and Tobago Limited


United States


Uruguay


Central Bank

* Banco Central del Uruguay


State-owned

* Banco de la República Oriental del Uruguay * Banco Hipotecario del Uruguay


Private

* Banco Bandes Uruguay S.A. * Banco Itaú Uruguay S.A. * Scotiabank Uruguay S.A. (ex. Nuevo Banco Comercial S.A.) * Discount Bank (Latin America) S.A. * Banco Santander Uruguay, Banco Santander S.A. * Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria Uruguay S.A. * HSBC Bank (Uruguay) S.A. * Banco Surinvest S.A. * Citibank N.A. Sucursal Uruguay * Lloyds TSB Bank plc * Banco de la Nación Argentina


Venezuela


Central bank

*Central Bank of Venezuela


Government-owned banks

*Banco de Venezuela *Banco Industrial de Venezuela *BANDES *Banco Bicentenario *Women's Development Bank


Commercial banks

*Bancaribe *Banco Nacional de Crédito *Banco Venezolano de Crédito *Banesco *BBVA Provincial *Fondo Común *Iran-Venezuela Bi-National Bank *100% Banco *Banco Mercantil *Banco Occidental de Descuento *Sofitasa


Defunct banks

*Banco Federal *Banco Latino *Stanford Bank Venezuela


References


External links


List of banks in Argentina





















List of banks in Panama



Central Bank of BahamasBanks in Brazil

List of Mexican banks
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