Canadian asset management giant Brookfield completed the 37-storey Square Mile building in 2019 after pressing ahead with the project in the wake of the Brexit referendum. Brookfield appointed agents to handle the sale last year and industry sources said the company is already discreetly sounding out deep-pocketed buyers to strike a deal. […] The skyscraper plays host to major tenants including Magic Circle law firm Freshfields, Royal Bank of Canada and investment bank Jefferies but is not yet fully let. […] The Walkie Talkie building is known for its distinctive top-heavy shape Credit : Graham Prentice / Alamy Stock Photo Brookfield declined to comment but a source close to the sale said: “We have a lot of conversations with people all the time.” […] The sale of 100 Bishopsgate should also dwarf the disposal of the Scalpel, a second City landmark also on the market and expected to fetch more than £800m.
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