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The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has published the list of global banks that are too-big-to-fail. These banks are required to hold as much as 2.5% more capital than other banks by the end of 2012.

The 29 global systemtacially important banks are:

  1. Bank of America Corp. (BAC)

  2. Bank of China Ltd. (OTCPK:BACHY)

  3. Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (BK)

  4. Groupe Banque Populaire

  5. Barclays Plc (BCS)

  6. BNP Paribas SA (BNPQY.PL)

  7. Citigroup Inc. (C)

  8. Commerzbank AG (OTCPK:CRZBY)

  9. Credit Suisse Group AG (CS)

  10. Deutsche Bank AG (DB)

  11. Dexia SA (OTCPK:DXBGY)

  12. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. (GS)

  13. Credit Agricole SA (OTCPK:CRARY)

  14. HSBC Holdings Plc (HBC)

  15. ING Groep NV (ING)

  16. JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM)

  17. Lloyds Banking Group Plc (LYG)

  18. Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc. (MTU)

  19. Mizuho Financial Group Inc. (MFG)

  20. Morgan Stanley (MS)

  21. Nordea Bank AB (OTCPK:NRBAY)

  22. Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc (RBS)

  23. Banco Santander SA (STD)

  24. Societe Generale SA (OTCPK:SCGLY)

  25. State Street Corp (STT)

  26. Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc. (SMFG)

  27. UBS AG (UBS)

  28. Unicredit SpA (OTC:UNCIF)

  29. Wells Fargo & Co. (WFC)

Via: Financial Post

Disclosure: Long many banks on this list.

Source: 29 Global Too Big To Fail Banks