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US business eclipsing rest of world
Zone(s): USA ¦ Sector(s): Economy
The technology sector has risen from sixth to second highest performing sector by market cap. In 2009 there were nine technology firms with a combined worth of $997bn (£587.5bn); this has now increased to 13 companies with a combined worth of $2.5trn (£1.5trn).