Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. (MUFG) is one of the world's leading financial groups. Shanghai Pudong Development Bank, in particular, jumped six positions to #28 on the strength of a 9% increase in assets. Had this been the case, JPMorgan would have taken a place at the top tier, breaking the dominance of China's "Big Four." MUFG has been named a winner at the 2019 IFR Awards in the category of Asia Bond of the Year for its work on Adani Green Energy's US$362.5m 20-year bond. As a result, Brand Finance always incorporates a review of what users of brands actually pay for the use of brands in the form of brand royalty agreements, which are found in more or less every sector in the world. Its ubiquitous presence and in consumers eyes by far the best digital offering ensure high mental and physical availability, which are strong foundations for brand strength. Brand Finance has produced this study with an independent and unbiased analysis. 99 spot with $284.13 billion in assets at the end of 2020. It has alsoacquiredGroupama Group's 35% stake in joint venture La Banque Postale IARD, whereas earlier in the year it had gained clearance totakeoverCNP Assurances SAand become its majority shareholder. All data and information provided on this site is for informational purposes only. That leaves Australia with only two institutions among the worlds 50 biggest banks: Commonwealth Bank of Australia; and ANZ Group, which fell four spots following a 5% drop in assets. By clicking on the link below, you will leave the Union Bank website and enter a privately owned website created, operated, and maintained by another unaffiliated business. Japanese banks are operating domestically in an ultralow interest rate environment that stifles earnings. Among MUFG's top transactions were the underwriting of loans to finance Starwood Property Trust's acquisition of General Electric's energy-finance business, and Capital Dynamics' acquisition and refinancing of 8point3 Energy Partners. To find your nearest branch, enter your zip code below. Headquartered in Tokyo and with over 360 years of history, MUFG has a global network with over 1,800 locations in more than 50 countries. 1 Mandated Lead Arranger for Project Finance Transactions, Press contact:Rich Silverman1firstname.lastname@example.org. Please change the settings of your web browser. This marks the third consecutive year MUFG is recognized by Global Finance for its supply chain offerings, having won Best Supply Chain Implementation Bank" in 2021 and Supply Chain Finance Bank to Watch" in 2020. As part of that total, MUFG Americas Holdings Corporation (MUAH), a financial holding company, bank holding company and intermediate holding company, has total assets of $168.1 billion at December 31, 2018. SpanishBanco de Sabadell SA, on the contrary, and BrazilianCaixa Econmica Federal, dropped off the list this year. MUFG was number one in the categories of Loan Provider by Deal Value, Bond Arranger by Deal Value and Primary Lender by Deal Value in the 2020 Project League Tables from Inframation. The MUFG Bank Corporate Governance Policies (these "Policies") set out the policy and framework of the corporate governance of MUFG Bank, Ltd. as a core subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. ("MUFG") and serve as a guide for the actions of directors and management*. Assets reported by non-U.S. dollar filers were converted to dollars using period-end exchange rates. These have only been boosted by the recent rebranding to consolidate its ecosystem of services encompassing banking, health, and logistics, among others around the Sber brand. Global project finance loans for 2018 totaled $282.7 billion across 871 transactions, a 21.7% increase from 2017, posting the highest volume on record. MUFG has been named as The Banker's 'Bank of the Year 2017' in Japan, for the third year running. The Export-Import Bank of China (Eximbank). While some rest on their laurels and are often surprised by disruptive challengers, Sber is focused on the future, innovating and modernising with their customers best interests in mind..
As the second strongest brand in the ranking, Indonesias BCA has maintained its BSI score of 91.6 out of 100 and is the only brand aside from Sber to have been awarded an elite brand strength rating of AAA+. MUFG has been named as this year's winner of the Global Capital 'Coming Force in Corporate Debt Capital Markets' award. 5, remained unchanged from the year before. Total outstanding yuan loans at Chinese financial institutions reached a freshrecordas of 2020-end, up 12.82% from a year earlier, as China pulled ahead of other major economies in recovering from the pandemic while pivoting toward technological self-reliance and net-zero emissions. MUFG has been ranked the number one bookrunner of corporate hybrid bonds by Dealogic. MUFG has been recognised in The Banker's Deals of the Year Awards 2020, winning in the category of Infrastructure & Project Finance Europe. MUFG has overtaken SMBC to become this years most valuable Japanese banking brand after a 29% growth in brand value to US$12.1 billion. Japan also welcomes four new entrants to the ranking this year, with Daishi Bank being most valuable newcomer in 451st (brand value US$210 million), followed by Gunma Bank (brand value US$191 million), Union Bank (brand value US$187 million) and Hiroshima Bank (brand value US$187 million).
The Paris-based corporation saw its assets rise to $3.080 trillion as of 2020-end, up 26.80%. MUFG has been awarded winner in The Banker's Deal of the Year 2019 Awards within the Infrastructure & Project Finance category for its funding of the Hornsea 1 Offshore Wind Project, valued at 3.6bn. This year's ranking includes two newcomers to the list: U.S.-basedState Street Corp.which took the No. Every year, Brand Finance puts 5,000 of the biggest brands to the test, evaluating their strength and quantifying their value, and publishes nearly 100 reports, ranking brands across all sectors and countries. Visit https://www.unionbank.com or www.mufgamericas.com for more information. International trade remains robust, even as the worlds multinationals reshore, near-shore and otherwise reshape the interlocking pieces. The top five institutions in the ranking, which include JapaneseMitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc.at No. Out of the 26 Japanese banks that feature a cumulative brand value of US$41.1 billion in the Brand Finance Banking 500 2021 ranking, Cedyna (up 89% to US$376 million) is the fastest growing brand and third-fastest growing globally. By clicking Accept, you consent to the use of all the cookies. Under IFRS, the gross value of derivatives is reported while U.S. GAAP requires the net value to be reflected. All rights reserved. We recommend you review their information collection policy, or terms and conditions to fully understand what that business collects. Banque Fdrative du Crdit Mutuel and DZ Bank are new entrants this year as the threshold for inclusion rose to $628 billion from $617 billion in 2019, forcing out Nordea and Westpac. The brand remains one of the biggest banks in the ASEAN region and has the largest market capitalisation value on the Indonesian Stock Exchange. Our Brand Strength Index assessment, a balanced scorecard of brand-related measures, is also compliant with international standards (ISO 20671) and operates as a predictive tool of future brand value changes and a control panel to help business improving marketing. In the previous ranking published April 7, 2020, most company assets were as of Dec. 31, 2019, and were adjusted for pending and completed M&A as of March 31, 2020. MUFG has been named Global Bond House of the Year by Project Finance International (PFI) for leading the project bond market worldwide with innovative transactions. Apart from calculating brand value, Brand Finance also determines the relative strength of brands through a balanced scorecard of metrics evaluating marketing investment, stakeholder equity, and business performance.
South Africa provides the third strongest banking brand this year, Capitec Bank, which has maintained its BSI score of 89.2 out of 100 and corresponding AAA rating. Formed in 2019 a result of a merger between BB&T and SunTrust, which sat in 68th and 86th in the 2019 iteration of the Brand Finance Banking 500 ranking, respectively, with a combined brand value of US$7.2 billion. It leads the debate on all the issues surrounding the global banking industry, providing in-depth news and analysis, exclusive interviews with senior industry figures and definitive regional bank listings, including the internationally acclaimed Top 1000 World Banks ranking.
Those banks that have been investing time and resources in the digital transformation of their operations over the past few years have seen that investment pay off during the pandemic, as they were able to quickly respond to new customer needs.. Despite the fact that the pandemic struck the industry hard, the number of banks in the world which have reported an asset size above $1 trillion has increased from 29 to 39 in 2020. MUFG's Project Finance Group Continues to Collect Top Honors, IJGlobal Names MUFG as 2018's Global Bank of the Year, North America Bank of the Year, Latin America Bank of the Year, Project Finance International Bestows Global Bank of the Year Award to MUFG for 2018, MUFG's Finish as 2018's Top Bookrunner for Project Finance in the Americas Marks One Decade atop Thomson Reuters Rankings; Ninth Straight Year as No. Additionally, efforts to contain general and administrative expenses helped curb domestic spending leading to an increase in net operating profits to 740.4 billion yen, up 113.3 billion yen year-on-year. Movement was minimal among the six returning EU banks. The Group has over 150,000 employees and offers services including commercial banking, trust banking, securities, credit cards, consumer finance, asset management, and leasing. The information that this private business collects and maintains as a result of your visit to its Web site, and the manner in which it does so, may differ from the information that Union Bank collects and maintains. Despite this success, Sber is not divorced from the wider issues stemming from the COVID-19 pandemic. MUFG came 10th in this year's ranking and was the only Japanese bank to feature in the top 10. Additional Awards. Sber overtakes BCA as sectors strongest.
Global Finance is a media partner of: All rights Reserved. The so-called "Big Four" account for more than half of that total value. It is also the world's largest bank by deposits, loans, number of customers and employees. The London-based institution, by contrast, dropped to the No. Movement among European banks was mixed. Along with the honors mentioned above, MUFG was acknowledged with nine additional citations by IJGlobal: Earlier this year, MUFG was recognized as the top global Lead Arranger in financing clean-energy and energy-smart technologies for 2018. MUFG has won the AirFinance Journal Bank Loan Deal of the Year for 2018, based on the votes of nine geographically diverse panel judges within the Aviation industry. Copyright 2011 - 2018, All Rights Reserved.
The top 100 banks include 20 Chinese banks, 10 US banks, 6 UK banks, 6 French banks, 9 Japanese banks, 6 German banks, 5 Canadian banks, 5 South Korean banks, 5 Brazilian banks, 4 banks from Australia, 3 from Sweden, 3 from Italy, 3 from Spain, 3 from Netherlands, 2 from Singapore and 2 banks from Switzerland. We are not responsible for the information collection practices of the other Web sites that you visit and urge you to review their privacy policies before you provide them with any personally identifiable information. 42, with assets increasing by nearly $600.0 billion to $901.74 billion. Despite the impact of economic stagnation and fluctuating market conditions brought on by COVID-19, MUFG saw gross profits increase 123.8 billion yen year-on-year to 2,093.0 billion yen for the first half of the fiscal year ending 31 March 2021. Brand Finance was the first to be certified by independent auditors as compliant with both ISO 10668 and ISO 20671, and has received the official endorsement of the Marketing Accountability Standards Board (MASB) in the United States. MUFG remains one of the top ten global Lead Arrangers in financing clean-energy and energy-smart technologies in 2019, ranking second in Bloomberg's Clean Energy Finance League Tables. It is once again the only Japanese bank to rank within the top 10.
Necessary cookies are essential for the website to function properly. MUFG has been ranked ninth in Dealogic's Private European Medium Term Notes (EMTN) dealer rankings for 2017, and first in its ranking of dealers of structures EMTNs. China's "Big Four"Industrial & Commercial Bank of China Ltd.,China Construction Bank Corp.,Agricultural Bank of China Ltd.andBank of China Ltd.all held their top spots in 2021 as the four largest in the globe. Seven out of the twelve U.S. banks on the list showed an improvement in rankings this year. A sharp depreciation in the Brazilian real, which was among the most battered emerging market currencies, accounted for the swift repricing of assets when measured in U.S. dollar terms. This article appeared in issue Member FDIC. But while the largest player in the country, JPMorgan Chase Co., advanced to reclaim its No. The welfare of our customers and employees is always top of mind. MUFG's shares trade on the Tokyo, Nagoya, and New York stock exchanges. 4, had it reported in IFRS instead of U.S. GAAP. Find out more here. MUFG arranged the placement of a GBP 150m Social Infrastructure US PP on behalf of Network Homes GBP which has been awarded Deal of the Year. 94 spot with $314.71 billion in assets, and CanadianDesjardins Group, which landed on the No. Insight Weekly: US bank M&A; low refinancing eases rates impact; Texas crypto mining booms, Making sanctions effective: Key themes for banks, Insight Weekly: US stocks hit grim milestone; top European banks tumble; TMT IPOs plunge. If you wish to continue to the destination link, press Continue. Sbers 13% brand value drop in local currency terms has been exacerbated by the increased risk in the Russian economy, following the mid-year collapse in oil prices and the subsequent weakening of the Russian ruble, resulting in an overall 29% drop in USD terms to US$9.4 billion. Among the most notable movements this year, U.S.-basedJPMorgan Chase & Co.reclaimed its place as the world's sixth-largest financial institution. For more information, please see our, Brand Finance Banking 500 2021 - MUFG Breaks into Top 30 in Ranking of Worlds Most Valuable Banks, according to the latest report by Brand Finance.
The United States was the most active country, with $57.8 billion from 159 transactions, up 48.2% from the previous year. Sber is poised for further success, as the companys pledge to spend more on its brand in the coming year is likely to further boost its BSI score. MUAH's main subsidiaries are MUFG Union Bank, N.A. Latin America Upstream Oil & Gas Deal of the Year, North America Refinancing Deal of the Year, North America Public-Private Partnership Deal of the Year, North America Transmission/Distribution Deal of the Year. The company jumped 47 spots in 2020 from No. MUFG was ranked 47 in the Top 100 Undergraduate Employers in the UK for 2022. Copyright 2014 Previous 2019 entrantRaiffeisen Gruppe Switzerlandmanaged to retain its place among the biggest lenders, coming in at No. MUFG was named as the winner of the Most Impressive Bank for Corporate Debt Capital Markets and Coming Force in Corporate Debt Capital Markets at GlobalCapital's 2017 Bond Awards. Within this context, Sber, BCA, and Capitec Bank have fared extremely well, retaining their elite brand strength ratings through positive reputations and consumer perceptions of their brands.. For example, if the royalty range in a sector is 0-5% and a brand has a BSI score of 80 out of 100, then an appropriate royalty rate for the use of this brand in the given sector will be 4%. Along similar lines,Bank of America Corp.would have ranked No. A member of MUFG, a global financial group, Global Wholesale Foreign Exchange Dealing Disclosures, Acquisition Finance (LBO / MBO / Corporate M&A), Account Receivables Purchases Scheme ("ARPS"), Personal banking services for residents of Japan, ISO 20022 Adoption and Migration for Cross-Border Payments, Transaction Services for Financial Institutions, Modern Slavery Act 2015 and Commonwealth Modern Slavery Act 2018. As of December 31, 2018, MUFG Union Bank, N.A. MUFG Bank is Japan's largest bank and one of the world's largest, with offices throughout Japan and in 40 other countries. Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides Treasury Services speaks with Global Finances Founder and Editorial Director Joseph Giarraputo about the challenges facing treasury and finance professionals, how open banking and APIs are changing the bank connectivity landscape and the most important area for corporates to focus on related to cross-border payments. The total brand value in the annual Brand Finance Banking 500 ranking increased by 10% in 2018 (from US$1.07 trillion to US$1.18 trillion) and again by 15% in 2019 (US$1.36 trillion) but decreased by 2% and 4% in 2020 (US$1.33 trillion) and 2021 (US$1.27 trillion), respectively. Chinese banks have been largely impervious to the issues plaguing their counterparts elsewhere in the world as two-thirds of brands in the ranking have experienced losses, Chinese banks recorded a healthy 3% average brand value growth. content While these accolades are meaningful, our primary goal remains unchanged: to deliver the highest caliber of support and service to our valued clients." Notable gainers among Japanese institutions included The Norinchukin Bank, which moved up from #32 to #29. For our rankings, Brand Finance uses the simplest method possible to help readers understand, gain trust in, and actively use brand valuations. The cookies collect information in a way that does not directly identify anyone.
The full Brand Finance Banking 500 2021 rankings, additional insights, charts, more information about the methodology, as well as definitions of key terms are available in the Brand Finance Banking 500 2021 report. The Tokyo-based giant held assets at $3.408 trillion, up 17.80%. MUFG was recently named as one of the Top 100 undergraduate employers at the National Undergraduate Employability Awards. MUFG has won a variety of awards at the 2017 PFI Awards, considered to be the most prestigious event in the global project finance calendar. This is largely attributable to the banking sectors role in Chinas timely and effective response to COVID-19, which included regulatory policy adjustments for asset management, wealth management, and inter-banking, as well as increased investment into digitalisation. The best labs bring people together to spark fresh thinking. We request your consent to use analytics cookies to understand how our clients use the site. We adjust the rate higher or lower for brands by analysing Brand Strength. MUAH is owned by MUFG Bank, Ltd. and Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc. MUFG Bank, Ltd., a wholly owned subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, Inc., has offices in Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Peru, Venezuela, and Canada. China continues to house the greatest number of top 100 banks, with 19 institutions collectively holding assets worth $30.458 trillion. The highest new entrant is Truist at 36th position, with a brand value of US$8.0 billion.