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Canary Wharf, London

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Canary Wharf is a major business district located in Tower Hamlets, east London, England. It is one of the United Kingdom's two main financial centres – along with the traditional City of London – and contains many of Europe's tallest buildings, including the second-tallest in Great Britain, One Canada Square.

Canary Wharf contains around 14,000,000 square feet (1,300,000 m2) of office and retail space, of which around 7,900,000 square feet (730,000 m2) is owned by Canary Wharf Group.

Around 105,000 people work in Canary Wharf and it is home to the world or European headquarters of numerous major banks, professional services firms and media organisations including Barclays, Citigroup, Clifford Chance, Credit Suisse, Infosys, Fitch Ratings, HSBC, J.P. Morgan, KPMG, MetLife, Moody's, Morgan Stanley, RBC, Skadden, State Street and Thomson Reuters.

Canary Wharf is located on the West India Docks on the Isle of Dogs.
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  • a modern London in motion very different from all other areas. for someone who's already been in London I will stay fascinated and pleased to discover this aspect. close to the metro coaches, there are local and supermarket nearby. then you can reach everything in a short time. the only negative aspect if we, as the apartments are really nice, and you have to wait to get the keys etc since they rent more apartments at once and the staff can't be always available. in my case I waited almost two hours. but when you have to leave it is imperative.
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  • This is the Financial powerhouse of Europe with numerous Financial Firms from US to across Europe. Here you will find the World Headquarters of the famous British bank HSBC (as of March 2017, it will ...  more »
  • beautiful new neighborhood, warrants to soggiornatore maximum comfort as it has the underground jubilee, a mall underneath the skyscrapers and a multitude of restaurants. In addition to having outdoor ice rink in winter. and be within minutes from the airport London City. really very good
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