International Property

Brian De'ath, director of residential sales, Canary Wharf Group, says residents will be well connected to transport networks. Photo: David Wong

Why Canary Wharf Group leaves homebuilding to last

Canary Wharf, which houses some of the world’s biggest banks including HSBC, JP Morgan and Citigroup, got its name from the quay where fruit and vegetable from the Mediterranean and the Canary Islands was once unloaded.