Based on a comparison of 20 banks in Austria in 2016, Erste Group Bank was the largest bank by assets, followed by Erste Bank Austria and Raiffeisen Bank International.
Erste Group Bank assets reached EUR 208,227 mil, up 4.25% when compared to the last year. Historically, the bank’s assets reached an all time high of EUR 213,824 mil in 2012 and an all time low of EUR 52,443 mil in 1999.
When compared to the nearest peers, Erste Bank Austria assets amounted to EUR 138,778 mil, Raiffeisen Bank International operated with EUR 134,804 mil assets and Bank Austria Group had total assets of EUR 105,785 mil.
Total assets of the Austrian banking sector amounted to EUR 843 bil in 2016, down 1.83% when compared to the last year. As a result, the top ranked company - Erste Group Bank accounted for 24.7% of the sector’s assets in 2016. The top 3 companies held a 57.1% share while the five largest firms some 76.6% in 2016.