Citibank Tops FX Week 's Top 40 FX Table While Barclays Falls Off Bottom Of The List

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Citibank once again tops FX Week's annual Top Banks in FX table for 1996, which has been expanded to rank the leading 40 international banks according to annual foreign exchange trading revenues (see chart, below). Swiss Bank Corporation pulls into second place from fifth last year (FXW, May 13, 1996), while Credit Suisse Group (CSFB) falls one slot into third place.

The biggest upset was Barclays' fall from 18th position in the 1995 table, to off the charts for 1996 (although it is included