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Top 250 Banks

Top 250 banks by shareholder equity
          (13 Jul 04) ($mn) ($mn) ($mn) end (%) end (%) deposits ratio (%)
1 1 Bank of China China [1] 2003 A2/P-1/D- 22,544 464,758 555 2.5 0.1 65.3% 6.2%
2 4 China Construction Bank China [1] 2003 A2/P-1/E+ 22,533 429,936 50 0.2 0.0 71.4% 5.9%
3 2 Industrial & Commercial China [1] 2003 A2/P-1/E+ 20,921 638,577 322 1.5 0.1 69.3% 4.8%
    Bank of China (ICBC)                    
4 3 Agricultural Bank of China China [1] 2002 A2/P-1/E 16,436 359,619 350 2.1

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