British Ambassador to Turkey Richard Moore, answered the questions of Artunç Kocabalkan, Chairman of İstanbul Financial Center Initiative at the TBCCI UK-Turkey Business Forum.
"We are a big supporter for İstanbul Financial Center Project" said the Ambassador.
Moore said that İstanbul has huge natural advantages like London and in terms of geography İstanbul is in a great place.
"Turkey has a pretty solid financial system. It made huge reforms after 2001 crisis and after the global financial crisis in 2008 Turkey came out in great shape" said Moore.
Moore said: "Turkey has been a bridge in terms of trading so why it shouldn't be a bridge for financial trading?"