Official List of 29 2B2F Banks Released

The Official list of the 29 banks that are considered too big to fail was released this morning.  The list, as determined by a G20 cabal known as the Financial Stability Board, are the members of the Globally Systemically Important Financial Institutions club.

  1. Bank of America (US)
  2. Bank of New York Mellon (US)
  3. Citigroup (US)
  4. Goldman Sachs (US)
  5. J.P. Morgan (US)
  6. Morgan Stanley (US)
  7. State Street (US)
  8. Wells Fargo (US)
  9. BNP Paribas SA (France)
  10. Banque Populaire (France)
  11. Crédit Agricole SA (France)
  12. Société Générale SA (France)
  13. Barclays PLC (UK)
  14. HSBC Holdings PLC (UK)
  15. Lloyds Banking Group PLC (UK)
  16. Royal Bank of Scotland PLC (UK)
  17. Mitsubishi UFJ FG (Japan)
  18. Mizuho FG (Japan)
  19. Sumitomo Mitsui FG (Japan)
  20. Commerzbank AG (Germany)
  21. Deutsche Bank AG (Germany)
  22. UBS AG (Switzerland)
  23. Credit Suisse AG (Switzerland)
  24. Dexia SA (Belgium)
  25. Bank of China (China)
  26. Unicredit Group SA (Italy)
  27. ING Groep NV (Netherlands)
  28. Banco Santander SA (Spain)
  29. Nordea AB (Sweden)