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Most Competitive Financial Centers

Recently released, the Global Financial Centres Index, which was created by the Z/Yen Group for the city of London, ranks 75 major financial centers in terms of their competitiveness on a global scale.

Important factors to gauge a center's competitiveness include people, business environment, infrastructure, market access and general competitiveness, which includes measures such as occupancy costs, tax information and exchange agreements, for a total of 64 instrumental factors.

So what are the most competitive global financial centers? Click ahead to find out!

By Paul Toscano
Posted 22 Sept 2009

Photo: Owen Byrne