Investment Analysis of the European Banking Industry

Investment Analysis of the European Banking Industry

  • July 2015 •
  • 66 pages •
  • Report ID: 3140680 •
  • Format: PDF
Investment Analysis of the European Banking Industry : Industry Performance Will Remain Muted in 2016

This research service aims to provide a holistic picture of the European banking industry. It analyses financial data, identifies top performers, and discusses the relevant mega trends. It offers an overview of the financial state of the industry. It also includes a transaction analysis, which includes mergers, private placements, and public offerings. The revenue forecast period is from FY2015 to FY2020. Industry outlook is provided for the next 18 months ending December 2016.

Executive Summary

As the global banking industry moves towards a digital era and grapples with the nuances of changing business models, the European banking industry is still struggling to find its foothold after the 2008 financial crisis

The industry is highly concentrated, with the top banks holding nearly % assets and revenue market share in the region. Market revenue is expected to stagnate due to economic, geopolitical, and regulatory concerns limiting industry growth. Customer focus, digital convergence, increasing competition, stagnant revenue growth, process integration, product innovation, defining new target segments, and changing business models are the main challenges for the industry. The European banking industry must strike a balance between risk and profitability and become more stable and sustainable.