Yandex financial results show growth

Russian search engine Yandex has announced its 2011 financial results.

The full year figures show that Yandex's revenues were up 51% to $622 million.  The number of advertisers (270,000) was up 44% on the 2010 figures.

Yandex averaged more than 60% of the Russian search market in the fourth quarter of 2011 (Google has approximately 25% of the market share in Russia).

This week, Yandex has also announced a search partnership with Twitter.

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