Analytical Center

We study and forecast Russian capital’s economic development
We provide policy advice to the Moscow Government helping to find solutions
Turnover of trade and service enterprises in Moscow for 12.01.2022
bn. rub.
Source: Federal Tax Service of Russia
International rankings affect all spheres of countries, regions and cities’ life.
International rankings affect all spheres of countries, regions and cities’ life. It is an important modern tool for decision making. However, the results of rankings are not always clear and transparent - in addition to official statistics, alternative data sources, estimates, various methodological approaches are often used. All these factors complicate the process of data verification and citizens’ perception of rankings.
Ivanov Maxim
CEO, Moscow Analytical Center

Key indicators

We prepare analytical reviews on the social and economic development of Moscow. We carry out monitoring and identify the key trends.

Information for rankings

We analyze dynamic of Moscow positions in international rankings. We provide up-to-date information on the Russian capital to ranking institutions.
Z/Yen 2020
Global Financial Centres Index
From 2019 to 2021, Moscow climbed 31 places in the Z/Yen Global Financial Centres Index. In 2021, the city became the leader for the first time in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia, to which the authors of the ranking refer Moscow.
Resonance Consultancy 2020
World’s Best Cities
For the second year in a row, Moscow is among the top 5 best cities in the world according to the Resonance Consultancy. The capital is the leader by the number of museums (as assessed by TripAdvisor) and ranked second by the share of residents with higher education.
Moscow has taken a position between Seoul and Madrid and upstaged cities such as Rome, Toronto and Amsterdam.
The Russian capital holds its position in the ranking for the second year in a row.