The Big Apple has emerged as the premier Tech City in this year’s index, overtaking San Francisco
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Rising on a global stage, tech centres such as Bengaluru, Chengdu and Buenos Aires are magnets for talent in their regions, supported by lower-cost real estate
Chinese Tech cities now account for a higher share of VC investment than their US counterparts
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