Search for Canary Wharf Group PLC and
    1. December 18, 2014

      Songbird board urged to accept Canary Wharf bid

      US asset manager Franklin Mutual Advisers, the third-largest shareholder in east London business district Canary Wharf, has...

    2. December 18, 2014

      Royal Mail’s red herrings

      Pilot fish have received a battering from Lord Myners, a City grandee commissioned by the government to investigate the...

    1. December 11, 2014

      Qataris appoint Ken Costa to Songbird Estates board

      Ken Costa, the City grandee and former Lazard and UBS banker, has been appointed to the board of Songbird Estates to...

    2. December 8, 2014

      Songbird: bird in the hand

      Bring back Brucie. British TV game show host Bruce Forsyth was an expert in exhorting studio audiences to scream “higher” or...

    3. December 8, 2014

      Canary Wharf shareholder agrees to sell stake as battle hots up

      Madison International Realty has become the second shareholder to choose to sell out of Canary Wharf in the face of a...

    4. December 7, 2014

      The war for the Wharf

      When the Qatar Investment Authority first called Songbird Estates last month to say it wanted Canary Wharf, it was given...

    5. December 5, 2014

      Canary Wharf owner Songbird spurns Qatari raised bid

      The board of Songbird Estates, the majority owner of east London business district Canary Wharf, said a £2.6bn bid for the...

    6. December 4, 2014

      Qataris and Brookfield raise bid for Canary Wharf owner Songbird

      The Qatar Investment Authority and Brookfield Property Partners have increased their bid for control of Songbird Estates,...

    7. December 1, 2014

      Qataris complain about Songbird adviser

      The biggest shareholder in Songbird Estates, majority owner of east London business district Canary Wharf, has expressed...

    8. November 28, 2014

      Songbird takeover bidders consider withdrawing after 19% jump in asset valuation

      The bidders for Songbird Estates, the majority owner of the Canary Wharf business district in east London, are considering...

    9. November 22, 2014

      Brookfield buys into London’s CityPoint

      Canadian investor Brookfield has bought a stake in London’s CityPoint Tower, the latest in a series of recent moves into the...

    10. November 7, 2014

      Canary Wharf owner rejects Qatari bid approach

      Songbird Estates, the owner of Canary Wharf Group, has rejected a preliminary takeover approach from the Qatar Investment...

    11. November 6, 2014

      Songbird soars on takeover approach

      Shares in Songbird Estates soared almost 23 per cent on Thursday after the owner of Canary Wharf Group confirmed speculation...

    12. October 9, 2014

      Lehman in $350m settlement with Canary Wharf Group over rent owed

      Canary Wharf Group has reached a $350m settlement with the liquidators of Lehman Brothers over back-rent owed after the bank...

    13. September 18, 2014

      Songbird gets boost from rise in value of Canary Wharf mall

      The property portfolio of Songbird Estates, the company behind London’s Canary Wharf development, increased 8.4 per cent in...

    14. September 3, 2014

      UK tech chief calls for tax breaks to promote fledgling groups

      The man that led the UK government’s efforts to promote London as a rival to Silicon Valley has called on ministers to...

    15. June 20, 2014

      China Life takes majority stake in Canary Wharf tower

      Chinese state-backed insurance group China Life has taken a majority stake in one of Britain’s biggest office towers, in its...

    16. June 17, 2014

      Canary Wharf lures European bank regulator from Square Mile

      Europe’s banking regulator is shifting its London headquarters from the City to Canary Wharf, in the latest sign that the...

    17. June 6, 2014

      Shell Centre redevelopment passed despite heritage concerns

      Eric Pickles, the communities secretary, has approved plans to redevelop the 1960s Shell Centre on London’s South Bank,...

    18. March 24, 2014

      Crossrail seeks Gulf investment for art plan

      Crossrail, the biggest construction project in Europe, is seeking Gulf investment for the £14.8bn rail network’s public art...

    19. March 12, 2014

      Canary Wharf secures first tech start-up tenant

      Canary Wharf developers are hoping to lure technology companies to fill the space left by downsizing banks as start-ups are...

    20. March 6, 2014

      Crossrail a shot in the arm for London property developers

      London’s Crossrail scheme is galvanising property development along the route of the new £14.8bn east-west line, with nearly...

    21. January 14, 2014

      Sellar set to build high-end homes in second Shard tower

      London’s newest landmark, the Shard, is to be joined by a second tower. The 27-storey building, announced at a public...

    22. December 10, 2013

      Canary Wharf expansion plans to include 3,000 homes

      More than 3,000 homes will be developed on the eastern edge of Canary Wharf, alongside offices and shops, under revised...

    23. October 25, 2013

      The man who built and lost Canary Wharf

      Paul Reichmann, the Canadian property developer who died on Friday aged 83, made and lost fortunes on the global real estate...

    24. October 10, 2013

      Lettings data underscore transformation of London’s south bank

      It was once derided as a poor relation of the City of London, a place of windswept Victorian warehouses, disused wharves and...

    25. September 2, 2013

      London skyscraper proves to be hot property

      The question of whether London’s property market is overheating seems, for some at least, to have been answered. The owners...

    26. August 18, 2013

      Canary Wharf workforce quadruples in a decade

      Employment in London’s Canary Wharf financial district has almost quadrupled in the past decade, with the number of workers...

    27. March 22, 2013

      Songbird diversifies into residential

      The developer of Canary Wharf and one of London’s largest office owners is planning to build many more residential units,...

    28. March 21, 2013

      In the underground movement

      It’s the teeth that are the first thing you notice. “A very shiny grin” comes out of the ground when a skull is dug up,...

    29. November 8, 2012

      Land Securities half-year profits dip 65%

      Land Securities suffered a two-thirds drop in pre-tax profits for the six months to October after the UK’s largest landlord...

    30. September 14, 2012

      Songbird upbeat as it diversifies portfolio

      Songbird, the property developer behind the Canary Wharf business district, posted an upbeat set of results for the six...

    31. FT Alphaville

      August 13, 2012

      Songbird in the Wharf sings its own tune

      London commercial real estate has survived the crisis better than many would have predicted. Demand has been underwhelming,...

    32. June 18, 2012

      Olympic ‘stress tests’ expose problems

      A quarter of companies who participated in London’s biggest cross-sector Olympics “stress test” found that using alternative...

    33. May 13, 2012

      Canary Wharf epitomises enterprise culture

      “Desolation and despair” is how Sir George Iacobescu describes London’s Isle of Dogs in the 1970s, after the collapse of the...

    34. April 7, 2012

      Businesses face Olympics congestion test

      Businesses in London are set for a two-day taster of the Olympics next month when they take part in the biggest cross-sector...

    35. March 30, 2012

      Canary Wharf looks to woo IT companies

      Canary Wharf Group is looking to attract more technology and media companies as part of the next big wave of development...

    36. March 11, 2012

      Olympics catamaran to aid Canary Wharf

      One of London’s biggest business districts is drafting in a 170-seater catamaran as part of a series of measures to get...

    37. November 10, 2011

      Land Securities optimistic on office prospects

      Land Securities has given a vote of confidence in the UK’s office market, confirming it will go ahead with its planned...

    38. August 8, 2011

      Canary Wharf to build new tower

      Canary Wharf Group is to begin building the latest tower on the east London estate after agreeing to let half to the...

    Search for Canary Wharf Group PLC and