CANARY WHARF GROUP GETS 190 MILLION-POUND DEVELOPMENT LOAN

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Media release                         23 December 2011 
Canary Wharf Group plc secures £190m loan facility for new commercial 
development  
Canary Wharf Group plc has secured a £190m development and investment loan 
facility for the development of a major office scheme at 25 Churchill Place, 
Canary Wharf.  
The facility was secured from a syndicate of banks consisting of Barclays Bank 
PLC, Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG, Lloyds TSB and The Royal Bank of Scotland PLC; 
with Barclays also acting as coordinator, agent and security trustee. 
The 500,000 sq ft commercial development will add to the Group's extensive 
property portfolio, with 250,000 sq ft of the scheme pre-let to the European 
Medicines Agency. The 23-storey tower is set to be constructed by the end of 
2014.  
Canary Wharf Group plc is an integrated property development, investment and 
management group of companies. In the last two decades it has developed more 
top-quality office space in London than any other company, helping to position 
the capital as one of the best places in the world to locate a business.  
Peter Anderson, Managing Director, Finance, Canary Wharf Group said: "We are 
delighted to have concluded this facility in the current difficult financial 
market. It shows that with a good consortium of lenders and the right project 
it is still possible to raise significant construction funding. We can now 
start construction in early 2012 knowing we have secured all the necessary 
finance." 
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For more information please contact:  
Lauren Verner
Media Relations, Barclays Corporate
(D) 020 7116 3478
(M) 07775 553964
lauren.verner@barclays.com 
About Canary Wharf Group plc
At Canary Wharf
Canary Wharf Group plc is an integrated property development, investment and 
management group of companies. Canary Wharf Group has achieved an iconic urban 
regeneration, designing and constructing over 15 million square feet of office 
and retail space across its 97 acre East London Estate. There are more than 200 
shops, bars and restaurants at Canary Wharf and around 100,000 people currently 
work at Canary Wharf. Canary Wharf Group plc is one of the Sunday Times Best 
Green Companies in Britain. 
Away from Canary Wharf
Current projects underway outside Canary Wharf include the 20 Fenchurch Street 
'Walkie Talkie', which is a joint venture with Land Securities and the 
redevelopment of the Shell Centre on the South Bank, a joint venture with 
Qatari Diar. www.canarywharf.com 
About Barclays
Barclays is a major global financial services provider engaged in retail 
banking, credit cards, corporate and investment banking and wealth management 
with an extensive international presence in Europe, the Americas, Africa and 
Asia. With over 300 years of history and expertise in banking, Barclays 
operates in over 50 countries and employs over 145,000 people. Barclays moves, 
lends, invests and protects money for customers and clients worldwide. For 
further information about Barclays, please visit our website www.barclays.com 
About pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank 
pbb Deutsche Pfandbriefbank is a leading European specialist bank for real 
estate finance and public investment finance. The main funding instrument is 
the German Pfandbrief, of which the Bank is one of the largest issuers in the 
market. pbb Deutsche Pfanbriefbank is active in markets in Germany and other 
European countries. www.pfandbriefbank.com 
About Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets
Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets, part of the Wholesale division at Lloyds Banking 
Group, provides comprehensive expert financial services to businesses, from 
those with over £15 million annual turnover to those with turnover in the 
billions. It has over 26,000 corporate clients, ranging from privately-owned 
firms to FTSE 100 PLCs, multinational corporations and financial institutions. 
It has a network of relationship teams across the UK, as well as 
internationally, with the mix of local understanding and global expertise 
necessary to provide long-term support and advice to its customers.  
Lloyds Bank Corporate Markets offers a broad range of finance, spanning 
structured and asset finance, import and export trade finance; securitisation 
facilities and capital market funding. Its product specialists provide bespoke 
financial services and solutions including tailored cash management, 
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 , treasury and risk management services. Its heritage means it has an 
unrivalled understanding of business needs and a proven track record of 
supporting customers across the sectors and regions. Taking a relationship 
approach, it provides support to its customers throughout the economic cycle. 
Over 1,900 businesses were helped in 2010, provided with over £30bn of finance. 
www.lloydsbankcorporatemarkets.com 
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Scotland Group (RBS). CIB is dedicated to supporting corporate customers as 
they drive their businesses forward and we do so through a combination of 
sector expertise, a leading product range and a first class relationship 
management service. CIB provides a fully integrated corporate banking 
proposition to UK companies and institutions with an annual turnover in excess 
of £25m. Products include deposits, lending, risk management, trade, cash and 
trade management, specialist asset and invoice financing. CIB employs over 
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