WORLD RANKINGS 
WORLD'S LARGEST FINANCIAL SERVICES FIRMS BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)

($ millions)



 

 

 

 

Profits as a percent of

 

 

Rank

Company

Revenues

Profits

Revenues

Assets

Country

Industry
1General Electric$157,153$16,35310%2%U.S.Diversified financial
2ING Group138,2358,95961NetherlandsInsurance
3Citigroup131,04524,589192U.S.Banking
4AXA129,8395,18641FranceInsurance
5Allianz121,4065,4424NAGermanyInsurance
6Fortis112,3514,89641Belgium/ NetherlandsBanking
7Crédit Agricole110,7657,43471FranceBanking
8American International Group108,90510,477101U.S.Insurance
9Assicurazioni Generali101,4042,38421ItalyInsurance
10HSBC Holdings93,49415,873171U.K.Banking
11Aviva92,5793,21131U.K.Insurance
12BNP Paribas85,6877,2718NAFranceBanking
13UBS84,70811,257131SwitzerlandBanking
14Bank of America Corp.83,98016,465201U.S.Banking
15Berkshire Hathaway81,6638,528104U.S.Insurance
16J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.79,9028,483111U.S.Banking
17Deutsche Bank76,2284,3856NAGermanyBanking
18HBOS75,7995,87081U.K.Banking
19Prudential74,7451,3592NAU.K.Insurance
20Dexia Group72,8142,5323NABelgiumBanking
21Credit Suisse72,1934,6947NASwitzerlandBanking
22Royal Bank of Scotland71,1649,998141U.K.Banking
23Zurich Financial Services67,1863,21451SwitzerlandInsurance
24Société Générale64,4425,52491FranceBanking
25Nippon Life Insurance61,1581,8133NAJapanInsurance

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500.

NA= Data not available.

Source: Fortune.

TOP TEN GLOBAL INSURANCE COMPANIES
BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)


($ millions)


Rank

Company

Revenues (2)

Country

Industry
1ING Group$138,235 NetherlandsLife/health
2AXA129,839FranceLife/health
3Allianz121,406 GermanyProperty/casualty
4American International Group108,905U.S.Property/casualty
5Assicurazioni Generali101,404ItalyLife/health
6Aviva92,579U.K.Life/health
7Berkshire Hathaway81,663U.S.Property/casualty
8Prudential74,745U.K.Life/health
9Zurich Financial Services67,186SwitzerlandProperty/casualty
10Nippon Life Insurance61,158JapanLife/health

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500. Includes stock and mutual companies.
(2) Revenues include premium and annuity income, investment income and capital gains or losses, but exclude deposits; includes consolidated subsidiaries, excludes excise taxes.

Source: Fortune.

TOP TEN GLOBAL PROPERTY/CASUALTY INSURANCE COMPANIES
BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)


($ millions)


Rank

Company

Revenues (2)

Country
1Allianz$121,406Germany
2American International Group108,905U.S.
3Berkshire Hathaway81,663U.S.
4Zurich Financial Services67,186Switzerland
5Munich Re Group60,256Germany
6State Farm Insurance Cos.59,224U.S.
7Allstate35,383U.S.
8Millea Holdings30,030Japan
9Swiss Reinsurance28,093Switzerland
10Hartford Financial Services27,083U.S.

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500. Includes stock and mutual companies.
(2) Revenues include premium and annuity income, investment income and capital gains or losses, but exclude deposits; includes consolidated subsidiaries, excludes excise taxes.

Source: Fortune.

TOP TEN GLOBAL LIFE/HEALTH INSURANCE COMPANIES
BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)


($ millions)


Rank

Company

Revenues (2)

Country
1ING Group$138,235Netherlands
2AXA129,839France
3Assicurazioni Generali101,404Italy
4Aviva92,579U.K.
5Prudential74,745U.K.
6Nippon Life Insurance61,158Japan
7Legal & General Group56,385U.K.
8CNP Assurances48,475France
9MetLife46,983U.S.
10Dai-ichi Mutual Life Insurance44,598Japan

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500. Includes stock and mutual companies.
(2) Revenues include premium and annuity income, investment income and capital gains or losses, but exclude deposits; includes consolidated subsidiaries, excludes excise taxes.

Source: Fortune.

TOP TEN GLOBAL REINSURERS
BY NET REINSURANCE PREMIUMS WRITTEN, 2005


($ millions)


Rank

Company

Net reinsurance premiums written

Country
1Munich Re $22,602.8Germany
2Swiss Re (1)21,203.6Switzerland
3Berkshire Hathaway Re10,041.0U.S.
4Hannover Re 9,190.8Germany
5GE Insurance Solutions (1)6,697.0U.S.
6Lloyd's6,566.8U.K.
7XL Re 5,012.9Bermuda
8Everest Re3,972.0Bermuda
9Reinsurance Group of America Inc.3,863.0U.S.
10PartnerRe 3,615.9Bermuda

(1) Swiss Re acquired GE Insurance Solutions in 2006.

Source: Standard & Poors.

TOP TEN GLOBAL INSURANCE BROKERS BY REVENUES, 2005

($ millions)


Rank

Company

Brokerage revenues (1)

Country
1Marsh & McLennan Cos. Inc.$10,000.0U.S.
2Aon Corp.6,522.0U.S.
3Willis Group Holdings Ltd.2,194.0U.K.
4Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.1,350.6U.S.
5Wells Fargo & Co. (2)959.4U.S.
6Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc881.8U.K.
7Brown & Brown Inc.775.5U.S.
8BB&T Insurance Services Inc.757.4U.S.
9Alexander Forbes Ltd. (3)682.4South Africa
10Hilb Rogal & Hobbs Co.658.0U.S.

(1) Gross revenues generated by insurance brokerage, consulting and related services.
(2) Includes Acordia Inc. and Wells Fargo Insurance Inc.
(3) Fiscal year ending 3/31.

Source: Business Insurance, July 17, 2006.

TOP TEN GLOBAL REINSURANCE BROKERS BY REINSURANCE REVENUES, 2005

($000)


Rank

Company

Reinsurance revenues

Country
1Aon Re Global$920,000U.S.
2Guy Carpenter & Co. Inc.838,000U.S.
3Benfield Group Ltd.589,810U.K.
4Willis Re565,000U.K.
6Jardine Lloyd Thompson Group plc155,826U.K.
5Towers Perrin153,300U.S.
7Cooper Gay (Holdings) Ltd. 92,750 (1)U.K.
8BMS Group75,253U.K.
9Gallagher Re75,000U.K.
10John B. Collins Associates Inc.52,035U.S.

(1) Fiscal year ending September 30.

Source: Business Insurance, November 6, 2006.

TOP TEN GLOBAL COMMERCIAL AND SAVINGS BANKS BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)

($ millions)


Rank

Company

Revenues

Country
1Citigroup$131,045U.S.
2Fortis112,351Belgium/Netherlands
3Crédit Agricole110,765France
4HSBC Holdings93,494U.K.
5BNP Paribas85,687France
6UBS84,708Switzerland
7Bank of America Corp.83,980U.S.
8J.P. Morgan Chase & Co.79,902U.S.
9Deutsche Bank76,228Germany
10HBOS75,799U.K.

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500.

Source: Fortune.

TOP FIVE GLOBAL SECURITIES FIRMS BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)

($ millions)


Rank

Company

Revenues

Country
1Morgan Stanley$52,498U.S.
2Merrill Lynch47,783U.S.
3Goldman Sachs Group43,391U.S.
4Lehman Brothers Holdings32,420U.S.
5Nomura Holdings15,835Japan

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500.

Source: Fortune.

TOP FOUR GLOBAL DIVERSIFIED FINANCIAL COMPANIES BY REVENUES, 2005 (1)

($ millions)


Rank

Company

Revenues

Country
1General Electric$157,153U.S.
2Freddie Mac36,526U.S.
3American Express30,080U.S.
4Countrywide Financial18,537U.S.

(1) Based on an analysis of companies in the Global Fortune 500.

Source: Fortune.

TOP TEN GLOBAL ASSET MANAGERS BY ASSETS UNDER MANAGEMENT, 2005

($ millions)


Rank

Company

Total third-party assets under management
1Barclays Global Investors$1,400,491
2State Street Global Advisors1,367,269
3Fidelity Investments1,299,400
4The Vanguard Group852,000
5JPMorgan Asset Management782,646
6Capital Research & Management Company756,791
7Deutsche Asset Management723,366
8Northern Trust Global Investments589,800
9UBS Global Asset Management536,000
10Alliance Capital Management516,000

Source: Global Investor's annual GI 100 survey of the world's largest managers by third-party assets under management;  ; Contact TMoxon@EUROMONEYPLC.COM for permissions.