This building rises up to 1,614 feet. It was opened in 2008, and is located in the Pudong district of Shanghai. The financial center is praised for its design, and in 2008 was named the year’s best completed skyscraper by architects. It has a trapezoid aperture at the highest point which is a unique feature of this skyscraper. Financial support was obtained from Chinese, Japanese, and Hong Kong banks, and Japanese, American, and European investors.