Largest Banks in South Korea by Assets

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Categories: Business Asia Pacific
Dataset contains 6 data items (see table below).


South Korea's Largest Banks. Together, the largest banks in South Korea manage a total value of US$2 trillion in assets.

Compare South Korea's largest bank, KB Financial Group Inc with UBS, Switzerland's largest bank by asset

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South Korea's Largest Banks

1. KB Financial Group Inc. Headquartered in Jung-gu, Seoul and founded since 1963, the KB Financial Group Inc is the largest bank in South Korea and manages close to US$408 billion in assets.  Globally, it is ranked as the 66th largest bank in the world.

2. Shinhan Financial Group Co. Ltd. Founded since 1897, the Shinhan Financial Group Co. Ltd is the second largest bank in South Korea and the 68th largest in the world, managing close to US$399 billion in assets.

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3. NongHyup Financial Group Inc. NongHyup Financial Group Inc is the third largest financial institution in South Korea, managing close to US$363 billion in assets. It is wholly owned by the National Agricultural Cooperative Federation (NACF).

4. Hana Financial Group Inc. Hana Financial Group Inc was founded in 1971 and is the fourth largest bank by asset size in South Korea (US$337 billion in assets).

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In 2018, the KB Financial Group Inc is the 66th largest bank by total assets in the world.

Find out more about the world's largest banks by total assets :

1. The largest banks in the world

2. ICBC & the largest banks in Asia.

3. HSBC Holdings & the largest banks in Europe

4. ICBC & the largest banks of China

5. MUFJ & the largest banks of Japan

6. KB Financial Group & the largest banks of Korea