The Caisse sells a 2.26% interest in Heathrow Airport Holdings Ltd. (previously BAA Ltd.)

The Caisse sells a 2.26% interest in Heathrow Airport Holdings Ltd. 
(previously BAA Ltd.) 
MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - As part of the transaction announced by 
Ferrovial earlier today, theCaisse exercised its tag-along right and sold a 
2.26% interest in Heathrow Airport Holdings Ltd. (previously known as BAA 
Ltd.) to Stable Investment Corporation, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CIC 
International Co., Ltd. for an amount of CDN$164 million(£102 million). 
Through this sale and conditional upon obtaining approval from the European 
competition authorities for the transaction announced in August 2012 for the 
sale of a 5.63% interest in Heathrow Airport Holdings to Qatar Holding LLC, 
the Caisse's interest in Heathrow Airport Holdings will be 13.29%. 
"The transaction is part of our commitment to rebalance and better diversify 
our infrastructure portfolio. Heathrow Airport is a high-quality strategic 
asset and we expect to remain a partner of Heathrow Airport Holdings while 
seizing new infrastructure investment opportunities as they arise," said 
Normand Provost, Executive Vice-President, Private Equity at the Caisse. 
Earlier today, Stable Investment Corporation acquired 10% of the units of 
Heathrow Airport Holdings for an amount of CDN$723million (£450 million). 
ABOUT THE CAISSE DE DÉPÔT ET PLACEMENT DU QUÉBEC 
The Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec is a financial institution that 
manages funds primarily for public and private pension and insurance plans. As 
at December 31, 2011, it held $159.0 billion in net assets. As one of Canada's 
leading institutional fund managers, the Caisse invests in major financial 
markets, private equity and real estate. For more information: 
www.lacaisse.com. 
Maxime Chagnon Senior Director, Media Relations 514 847-5493 
mchagnon@lacaisse.com 
SOURCE: CAISSE DE DEPOT ET PLACEMENT DU QUEBEC 
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