Broadgate is owned by a 50:50 joint venture between British Land and The Blackstone Group. British Land is a leading European property company and the second largest property company in the UK. It manages, owns, finance and develop prime commercial property, in order to generate superior long-term growth for shareholders. Broadgate, comprising 4.4 million sq ft of Grade A office space, is rather most prestigious asset. The Blackstone Group is the world’s largest independent alternative asset manager.
Broadgate is one of London’s most celebrated office developments and is home to some of the world’s biggest corporations and leading professional practices. 30,000 employees work in the 16 buildings, 400,000 people walk through Broadgate, and millions of passengers use Liverpool Street station every day. Credited with extending the Square Mile, it has become a frame-of-reference and inspired a number of office developments around the world.
Much more than a geographical area Broadgate is a dynamic, thriving business community, based in five distinct areas; Broadgate Circle, Exchange Square, Broadgate Plaza, Finsbury Avenue Square and Bishopsgate. The squares, terraces, colonnades and piazzas provide a perfect setting for people to meet, eat, talk, shop, enjoy the entertainment on offer or simply watch the world go by.