Top 50 Commercial Banks in Mortgage Investments

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As of Sept. 30 (dollars in millions) (part 1 of 2)

Total

  Company Name                                Sept.'99  Sept.'98  %Change

  1    Bank of America Corp., Charlotte, N.C.   $131,433 $36,095  264.13%

  2    First Union Corp., Charlotte, N.C.         76,038  73,140    3.96

  3    Chase Manhattan Corp., New York            69,932  74,252   -5.82

  4    Wells Fargo & Co., San Francisco           50,862  53,712   -5.31

  5    Fleet Financial Group, Boston              29,678  32,247   -7.97

  6    Bank One Corp., Chicago                    29,009  25,643   13.13

  7    PNC Bank Corp., Pittsburgh                 23,422  22,144    5.77

  8    Suntrust Banks Inc., Atlanta               23,079  24,025   -3.94

  9    National City Corp., Cleveland             23,043  19,488   18.24

  10   Firstar Corp., Milwaukee                   19,048   9,971   91.03

  11   Saban S.A., Marina Bay                     15,664  15,946   -1.76

  12   Summit Bancorp, Princeton, N.J.            13,959  12,219   14.23

  13   U.S. Bancorp, Minneapolis                  13,958  12,136   15.01

  14   Keycorp, Cleveland                         13,809  14,682   -5.95

  15   Fifth Third Bancorp, Cincinnati            13,412  12,191   10.02

  16   Mellon Bank Corp., Pittsburgh              12,987  13,944   -6.86

  17   Regions Financial Corp., Birmingham, Ala.  12,306   9,864   24.75

  18   ABN AMRO Holding NV, Netherlands           12,296   9,785   25.66

  19   BB&T Corp., Winston-Salem, N.C.            12,075  11,061    9.17

  20   Citigroup Inc., New York                   10,655   6,797   56.75

  21   Wachovia Corp., Winston-Salem, N.C.        10,264  10,887   -5.73

  22   HSBC Holdings Plc., London, England        10,088  10,475    -3.7

  23   Amsouth Bancorp, Birmingham, Ala.           9,986   8,682   15.02

  24   SouthTrust Corp., Birmingham, Ala.          8,593   8,025    7.07

  25   Union Planters Corp., Memphis               7,483   6,185   20.98

  26   TCF Financial Corp., Wayatza, Minn.         7,369   6,986    5.48

  27   First Tennessee National Corp., Memphis     6,434   5,865    9.71

  28   Northern Trust Corp., Chicago               6,220   5,719    8.76

  29   M&T Bank Corp., Buffalo                     5,953   5,892    1.03

  30   Old Kent Financial Corp., Grand Rapids, Mic 5,931   4,036   46.95

  31   Huntington Bancshares, Columbus, Ohio       5,864   5,162    13.6

  32   Bank of Montreal, Montreal (Harris Bancorp  5,808   5,440    6.76

  33   Marshall & Ilsley Corp., Milwaukee          5,450   5,200    4.81

  34   Allied Irish Banks Limited, Dublin          5,102   3,839   32.89

  35   Associated Banc-Corp, Green Bay, Wisc.      4,909   1,163  322.17

  36   Hibernia Corp., New Orleans                 4,594   3,348   37.22

  37   Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi, Tokyo (UnionBanC  4,589   4,427    3.66

  38   First Security Corp., Salt Lake City        4,106   3,954    3.84

  39   Zions Bancorp, Salt Lake City, Utah         4,054   1,418  185.93

  40   Comerica Inc., Detroit                      3,817   4,752  -19.69

  41   Popular Inc., San Juan, P.R.                3,539      41 8494.43

  42   Royal Bank of Scotland Group,               3,342   3,604   -7.26

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  43   CNB Bancshares Inc., Evansville, Ind.       3,334     995  235.11

  44   North Fork Bancorp., Melville, N.Y.         3,296   3,269     0.8

  45   Colonial BancGroup Inc., Montgomery, Ala.   3,206   3,317   -3.35

  46   Bancwest Corp., Honolulu                    3,023   3,111   -2.84

  47   Commerce Bancshares Inc., Kansas City, Kans.2,947   2,863    2.94

  48   Firstmerit Corp., Akron, Ohio               2,918   1,701   71.57

  49   Bank of New York Co.                        2,897   2,923   -0.91

  50   Provident Bankshares Corp., Baltimore       2,871   2,532   13. …