Breakdown of Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate Industry in Europe

This statistic shows TOP countries, TOP companies by sales and number of employees operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate in Europe and company breakdown by SIC codes.

The number of European companies in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate is 7,657,057 which represents 17.82% of all 42,962,891 companies in the HitHorizons database. The industry with the highest number of companies is Services with 14,994,841 companies.

Current Industry:
Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 7,657,057 (17.8%)
Largest Industry:
Services 14,994,841 (34.9%)
Total Number of Companies 42,962,891

TOP 10 Countries in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate

The country with the highest number of companies operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate is France with 2,405,219 companies followed by United Kingdom and Netherlands with 847,533 and 628,522 companies respectively.

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TOP 10 Countries in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 7,657,057 registered companies

  Country, Number of Companies Number of Companies
France 2,405,219 31.4% 2,405,219
United Kingdom 847,533 11.1% 847,533
Netherlands 628,522 8.2% 628,522
Spain 596,905 7.8% 596,905
Germany 410,254 5.4% 410,254
Russian Federation 361,442 4.7% 361,442
Italy 333,772 4.4% 333,772
Poland 296,640 3.9% 296,640
Czech Republic 180,946 2.4% 180,946
Sweden 171,553 2.2% 171,553

TOP 10 Companies by Sales Operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate

European companies operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate generate € 21,282,940,313,315 in sales per annum, which represents 25.63% of sales of all companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest sales is ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC with € 308.1B followed by BP P.L.C. and GLENCORE PLC with € 248.7B and € 192.2B in sales respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Sales Operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 7,657,057 registered companies

  Company Name, Sales & Share Sales
1. ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC € 308.1B 1.45% € 308.1B
2. BP P.L.C. € 248.7B 1.17% € 248.7B
3. GLENCORE PLC € 192.2B 0.9% € 192.2B
4. EXOR N.V. € 140.1B 0.66% € 140.1B
5. Laura Metaal Holding B.V. € 132.1B 0.62% € 132.1B
6. BANK OF CHINA LIMITED € 120.6B 0.57% € 120.6B
7. Schwarz Beteiligungs-KG € 114.3B 0.54% € 114.3B
8. JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION € 109.5B 0.51% € 109.5B
9. EKT Holding AG € 105.2B 0.49% € 105.2B
10. BMW Holding B.V. € 104.2B 0.49% € 104.2B

TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate

European companies operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate have 67,564,567 employees, which represents 14.56% of all employees of companies available in the HitHorizons database. The company with the highest number of employees is CHIRAC LIMITED with 533,746 people followed by Nestlé S.A. and Fresenius Management SE with 291,000 and 290,136 employees respectively.

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TOP 10 Companies by Number of Employees Operating in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate 7,657,057 registered companies

  Company Name, Employees & Share Employees
1. CHIRAC LIMITED 533,746 0.79% 533,746
2. Nestlé S.A. 291,000 0.43% 291,000
3. Fresenius Management SE 290,136 0.43% 290,136
4. Deutsche Bahn AG 249,251 0.37% 249,251
5. HSBC HOLDINGS PLC 247,065 0.37% 247,065
6. Unilever Overseas Holdings B.V. 246,000 0.36% 246,000
7. SBERBANK, PAO 233,992 0.35% 233,992
8. CAPGEMINI 212,000 0.31% 212,000
9. Lidl Stiftung & Co. KG 193,683 0.29% 193,683
10. GLENCORE PLC 158,000 0.23% 158,000

Breakdown of Companies in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate by SIC Code

The Standard Industrial Classification code (SIC code) allows to classify individual industries. The top three SIC codes for the whole of Europe are Real property lessor (37.03%), Real estate agent/manager (24.98%) and Holding company (9.93%).

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Breakdown of Companies in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate by SIC Code 7,657,057 registered companies

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