Toronto is the leading Canadian financial services centre. With more than 251,000 people working in the sector, it is also the second largest North American financial hub after New York. A globally prominent centre, Toronto ranks 4th in the 2014 PwC Cities of Opportunities Study; 6th of 56 international financial centres in the 2014 Banker IFC rankings; and 8th of 84 cities in the 2015 Global Financial Centres Index (GFCI).