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Global Finance Names The World’S 50 Safest Banks 2011

Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 7:11 AM
Global Finance’s annual ranking of World’s 50 Safest Banks is a recognized and trusted standard of creditworthiness for the entire financial world.

WORLD’S 50 SAFEST BANKS 2011 | Global Finance
ShorebreakShorebreak2,683 posts since
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1. Tuesday, October 4, 2011 - 8:16 AM
It's interesting to see that only 6 of the 50 banks are based in the U.S.
  • JPMorgan Chase
  • Wells Fargo
  • U.S. Bancorp
  • Northern Trust Corporation
  • CoBank, ACB
  • BNY Mellon
I didn't know about CoBank. Here's what I found at Wikipedia about this bank:
CoBank, ACB, a part of the United States Farm Credit System, is an agricultural credit bank serving cooperatives in the agricultural sector. It lends money to farm credit associations, agricultural businesses, and rural utilities, who collectively own CoBank.

Ken TuminKen Tumin5,471 posts since
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