Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
About the Company
Boasting some $2.5 trillion in assets, JPMorgan Chase is the largest bank holding company in the US and among the largest half-dozen in the world. With some 5,250 branches in about two dozen states, it is among the nation’s top mortgage lenders and credit card issuers (it holds some $141 billion in credit card loans). Active in 60 countries, the bank also boasts formidable investment banking and asset management operations through its subsidiaries JPMorgan Private Bank and institutional investment manager JPMorgan Asset Management, which has $2.5 trillion in assets under supervision.The company can trace its history back to the Bank of Manhattan Company, founded in 1799.