Located in the heart of the City of London, the business centre is close to London Lloyd’s Building and four minutes’ walk from St Mary’s Axe, also known as the ‘Gherkin’. This part of the City and nearby Leadenhall is home to major insurance and financial services companies, and walking distance from famous institutions such as the Bank of England and the Royal Exchange. The business centre is located conveniently close to many amenities, including public transport. It is close to two train/Underground stations (Tower Hill and Fenchurch Street, serving commuters from Southend, Shoeburyness and other stations in Essex) and lies 55 minutes from London City Airport. The City of London, known as the Square Mile, is the beating heart of financial services in the UK. It is home to nearly 2,480 financial and insurance enterprises.