The Gherkin, one of the most distinctive buildings on London's skyline, has been bought by a Brazilian billionaire.
Joseph Safra is reported to have paid more than £700m for the 180 metre tower, which is officially known as 30 St Mary Axe, its street address.
The Norman Foster-designed building was completed in 2004 for Swiss Re.
The insurer sold the building in 2006 at the height of the last property boom for £600m.
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