Indian banking brands shine on the global stage

The country's banks are the 2nd-fastest-growing ones in combined brand value, shows Brand Finance study

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. The study, Brand Finance Banking 500, reveals the total value of banking brands from India exceeds those from Russia, Italy, Sweden and South Korea. India now ranks 13th globally, compared with 17th a year ago. Also, its bank brands are the second-fastest-growing ones worldwide. Brand Finance calculates the value by determining the royalty a corporation would have to pay to license its brand if it did not own it; ...