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BNP Paribas named world's 11th-biggest company by Forbes Magazine

  • 02.05.2011

BNP Paribas has been ranked no. 11 in the Forbes Global 2000 list for the second consecutive year. The Group is the top French company and the world's no. 5 bank. BNP Paribas was recognised once again for its solidity and stellar results.

The Forbes Global 2000 ranks the world's 2,000 biggest companies according to four criteria: sales, profits, assets, and market value. Each company is attributed a score for each criterion. The scores are added up to establish the overall (composite) ranking.