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Project Finance League Tables H1 2014
|Rank||Company||Total US$ m||Transactions||Market Share (%)|
|1||Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group||3,594.46||39||6.73|
|2||Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group||3,268.79||38||6.12|
|3||Commonwealth Bank of Australia||2,671.26||17||5.00|
|4||Australia and New Zealand Banking Group||2,360.39||14||4.42|
|6||Mizuho Financial Group||1,845.21||17||3.45|
|7||National Australia Bank||1,793.05||12||3.36|
|8||Credit Agricole Group||1,789.73||27||3.35|
|TOTALS:||US$ 22,602.34 m||223||42 %|