The office space in the prestigious and contemporary Stockerhof Centre, Zurich is situated in the heart of the financial district in Zurich - a city that's one of the most important in global banking. It is home to a large number of financial institutions and banking giants: most Swiss banks have their headquarters here and numerous foreign banks do too. Zurich is the world's largest gold trading centre and the Swiss franc remains one of the world's strongest currencies. Other important industries, besides the dominant service sector, include chemicals, health and pharmaceutical, measuring instruments, musical instruments, real estate and tourism. The low rate of tax attracts overseas companies, as do the research facilities and skilled labour provided by major universities. The Stockerhof Centre offices is surrounded by many amenities, with the Lake of Zurich nearby. The building's facilities include an impressive atrium and a fitness centre.