Overview

City


Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

The City of London financial district, or ‘square mile’. This area includes the Bank of England, the London Stock Exchange, Lloyd's, and the headquarters of many UK banks, insurance companies, and other financial institutions. It also contains branches of many foreign and international banks and financial institutions. ‘The City’ is also used to stand for the people working there in the financial sector.

Subjects: Economics.


Reference entries

See all related reference entries in Oxford Index »


Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.