British agency Brand Finance has published the next top 500 most valuable brands in the world. The supermarket chain Wal-Mart has been named the most expensive brand, whose market value has increased by 2% compared to last year and amounted to $ 41, $ 4 billion.
The most expensive Russian brand, according to analysts of the agency Brand Finance, was Sberbank. In the ranking of the brand's largest financial organizations in Russia occupies 57th place with score of 11, 7 billion dollars, while in 2009 was at the 147 position. Also in the ranking of 500 most valuable brands in the world are represented, "Gazprom", "Beeline", "Lukoil».
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1. Wal-Mart - $ 41, $ 4 billion.
Second place went to the Internet company Google, rising from fifth place last year.
2. Google - $ 36, $ 2 billion.
Third place goes to Coca-Cola, standing in the last ranking in second position.
Coca-Cola - $ 34, 8 billion Dollard.
4. IBM - $ 33, 7 billion dollars.
5. Microsoft - $ 33, 6 billion.
6. General Electric (GE) - $ 31, $ 9 billion.
7. Vodafone - $ 29 billion.
8. HSBC - $ 28, 5 billion
9. Hewlett-Packard (HP) - $ 27, $ 4 billion.
10. Toyota - $ 27, $ 3 billion.
The most expensive Russian brand has been recognized by the Savings Bank, he took 57th place - with a market capitalization of $ 11, 7 billion dollars.
Among other Russian brands in the ranking of Brand Finance: