London is a global powerhouse that just keeps on growing. A vibrant and dynamic city with an endless list of places to visit and things to do it has long been considered a leading global city in arts, commerce, education, entertainment, fashion, finance, healthcare, media, R&D, tourism, and transportation.
Widely recognised as the as the world’s leading financial centre, 100% of the world’s leading financial institutions are represented in London. It is also the world's leading investment destination, with a GDP estimated to be worth a staggering $761 billion and hosting more international retailers and ultra-high-net-worth individuals than any other city in the world.
75% of the top 500 global companies are based in the city and 99% of global business occurs in time zones that overlap with London’s working day. Home to almost 9 million people, London also has an incredibly diverse range of people and cultures, with more than 300 languages being spoken in the region.