The bank will take five floors at 579 Fifth.

NEW YORK CITY-Bank Leumi USA has signed a lease for 60,000 square feet at 579 Fifth Ave. and will shift operations from the Graybar Building on Lexington Avenue.

The bank will take five floors of the 17-story Midtown office building, according to the Commercial Observer. The U.S. affiliate of the Israeli bank operates a branch location on the ground floor of the building.

Brian Gell of CBRE represented the tenant. CBRE’s Sam Seiler, Stephen Kenneth Eynon and Edward Goldman represented Axel Stawski, the building owner. See story in the Commercial Observer