Even the British departure of the European Union, does not necessarily threaten the role of London, believes the German Land of Hessen, Helaba bank.
The bank is partly their own ax to grind.
According to the latest report of the British EU Helaba difference, some of London's banks would transfer European operations in Frankfurt.
However, the Berlin government blocks EU and the financial experts point out that the British government is doing everything possible to keep London the whole European financial capital.
Surveys carried out among professionals in the financial sector have in previous years confirmed that the threshold to go from London to Frankfurt or Paris, is in any case high.
If Helaba estimate of the British EU referendum takes place, the London and Frankfurt stock exchange merger is a decisive factor in the financial centers kuninkuuskilpailussa.