Global Finance has released its 32nd annual World’s Safest Banks rankings, including the 50 Safest Emerging Markets Banks for 2023. Asian banks dominated the list, with South Korea taking the top three spots and China having eight banks among the top 10. The rankings evaluate the ratings and total assets of the main players in developing economies, providing an overview of the key banks in each region and their financial security.
With the rise of inflation and bank runs in the US and Europe, bank soundness has become a crucial aspect of global commerce. Amid these uncertain times, the World’s Safest Banks rankings by Global Finance serve as a recognized and trusted standard for assessing financial counterparty safety. The rankings are based on long-term foreign currency ratings from Moody’s, Standard & Poor’s, and Fitch Ratings of the 500 largest banks in the world.
The full report includes various categories such as World’s 50 Safest Banks, World’s 50 Safest Commercial Banks, Safest Banks by Country, Territory, and District, Safest Islamic Financial Institutions in the GCC, and Safest Banks by Region. These categories highlight the banks that offer the greatest security in different geographical areas.
Global Finance, founded in 1987, is a publication with a circulation of 50,000 and readers in 193 countries and territories. Its audience consists of senior corporate and financial officers responsible for investment and strategic decisions at multinational companies and financial institutions. The website, GFMag.com, offers analysis and articles based on the publication’s 36 years of experience in international financial markets.
The Safest Bank Awards by Global Finance have become a trusted standard of excellence in the global financial community. The awards recognize the top performers among banks and other financial service providers. These accolades reflect the publication’s commitment to identifying and acknowledging institutions that excel in ensuring financial security.
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In summary, Global Finance has unveiled the 50 Safest Emerging Markets Banks for 2023, showcasing the banks that provide exceptional financial security in developing economies. With Asian banks leading the list, these rankings serve as a reliable guide for investors and businesses seeking safe and stable financial institutions.