CANARY WHARF GROUP PLC is a British property company headquartered in
England . It is the owner and developer of nearly 100 acres
(0.40 km2) of property at
Canary Wharf and elsewhere in London. Over
the last 10 years it has constructed more office space in
any other developer. The group owns 7,900,000 square feet (730,000
m2) of property which is worth £4.9 billion, of which 95.6% was let
as of 30 June 2012.
* 1 History
* 2 Structure
* 3 Relationship with TfL
* 4 Property portfolio
* 5 See also
* 6 References
* 7 External links
The company was formed in 1993 as
Canary Wharf Limited to acquire the
former assets of
Olympia and York from its Administrator.
In December 1995, the company was acquired by an international
Olympia and York founder
Paul Reichmann .
In April 1999, the company floated on the
London Stock Exchange .
In 2004, a majority of the company was acquired by Glick Family
Morgan Stanley using an investment vehicle company
called Songbird Acquisitions, which was later taken over by China
Investment Corporation .
The group owns
Canary Wharf Contractors, a business which has built
most of the buildings at
Canary Wharf .
RELATIONSHIP WITH TFL
Several large transport projects have been constructed which link to
Canary Wharf , including the