Mergers shuffled the rankings of the world's largest banks last year.

The biggest gainer: London-based HSBC Holdings PLC, which climbed 14 notches to 17th place, according to the American Banker's annual survey of the 500 biggest banks by assets. (Tables begin on page 8A).

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