M&A - European largest deals in banking sector 2011-2017, by value

The statistic shows the largest* European M&A deals in the banking sector between 2011 and 2017, by value. The largest deal was closed in 2017, when Santander bought out Banco Popular for approximately 8.22 billion U.S. dollars.

Value of the largest* bank merger and acquisition (M&A) deals in Europe between 2011 and 2017

Deal value in billion U.S. dollars
Santander/Banco Popular (2017)8.22
Deutsche Bank/Deutsche Postbank (2011)7.19
CaixaBank/Banca Civica (2012)6.13
DZ Bank/WGZ Bank (2016)3.52
Bank of Cyprus/Cyprus Popular Bank (2013)3.28
BBVA/Catalunya Bank (2015)3.25
Kutxabank/BBK, Kutxa and Vital merger (2012)3.19
Banco Sabadell/Banco Cam (2012)3.18
Caixabank/BPI (2017)2.9
Alpha Bank/Emporiki Bank (2013)2.84
Caixabank/Banco de Valencia (2013)2.7
Banco Popular/Banco Pastor (2011)2.62
Banco de Sabadell/TSB Banking Group (2015)2.48
Caixabank/Barclays Bank Spain (2014)2
Sberbank/Denizbank (2012)1.93
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Release date

December 2017



Survey time period

2011 to 2017

Supplementary notes

M&A stands for merger and acquisitions.
* Based on target's Tier 1 capital year prior to merger or acquisition; for mergers the smallest party's capital is shown; state rescues have been excluded.
Figures have been rounded.

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