Banking giant Barclays has reportedly picked Dawson Street for a potential EU hub once the UK has finally left the European Union.
According to The Irish Times the company has struck a deal to rent a new office block on the corner of Molesworth Street.
A new restaurant which is connected to posh London chain, The Ivy Collection, is to open on the ground floor.
Barclays already has a Dublin presence. It currently has offices on Hatch Street.