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How Lego's bricks have built a stronger brand than Ferrari's cars


iPhone maker Apple may be the most valuable brand, but children's favourite Lego wins out when it comes to brand strength Lego has overtaken Ferrari to become the world’s most powerful brand, according to a new study, while Apple… read more

Indian banking brands shine on the global stage


India's top banks have regained their earlier glory in the past year by adding 61 per cent to brand value, shows a study by valuation consultancy firm, Brand Finance... Read more Via Business Standard India: … read more

The Commonwealth has retaken the crown as Australia's most valuable bank brand


Commonwealth Bank, the biggest Australian bank by profit and by market capitalisation, has reclaimed its crown as the top Australian bank by brand value. Read more, via Business Insider Australia:… read more

Chinese banks’ brands overtake HSBC and Santander by value


CHINESE banks are leaping up the league tables of valuable brands, overtaking western titans according to a study out today from Brand Finance and The Banker magazine. Read More, via City AM:… read more

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Press releases

Why Variation Supports the Need for Brand Valuation


This message is in response to a piece by Mark Ritson published in  Marketing Week  and  Branding Strategy Insider  on April 22 nd , based on a  whitepaper  produced by  Markables .   “The… read more

Lego Overtakes Ferrari as the World’s Most Powerful Brand


Lego Overtakes Ferrari as the World’s Most Powerful Brand     Analysis of the world’s top brands shows Lego has replaced Ferrari as the most powerful Success of The Lego Movie has propelled the already well-loved brand… read more

The USA's Most Valuable Banking Brands


Chinese Brands Threaten America’s Banking Primacy   Chinese Bank brands overtake major US names Citi, BoA and Chase all lose out to ICBC and China Construction Bank US brand values up a modest 4% in contrast to 29% for China Wells… read more

The Middle East's Most Valuable Banking Brands


QNB Crowned the Middle East’s Most Valuable Banking Brand   QNB is the most valuable banking brand in the Middle East and Africa Growing presence & power of brand in Africa helps brand value jump 44% Al-Rajhi remains top in… read more

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UK soccer spending set to top £1bln


Brand Finance's Communications Director, Robert Haigh, talks to Reuters about the unprecedented transfer fees paid by the likes of Manchester United, Manchester City and Arsenal.   read more

Brazil World Cup Economic Impact CNN


Brand Finance CEO, David Haigh, gives his views on whether or not sponsorship in the 2014 Brazil World Cup was worth it, on CNN.  Watch the full interview her. read more

More sponsors revolt over Qatar Cup


Brand Finance CEO, David Haigh, gives his views on the sponsor revolt over the 2022 Qatar World Cup on Reuters. Watch the full interview here read more

Has the Banking Sector Got its House in Order? - António Horta-Osório


António Horta-Osório, Group Chief Executive, Lloyds Banking Group, Brian Caplen Editor, The Banker, Anthony Browne Chief Executive, British Bankers Association, discussing competition in the banking sector at the 5th Annual… read more

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