March 24 (Reuters) - Land Securities Group Plc:
* In response to recent press comment regarding its development site at 21 Moorfields, EC2
* Confirms it will shortly complete demolition of existing buildings which will be followed by construction of an above station raft
* Construction of raft is due to be completed by June 2018.
* Also in discussions with Deutsche Bank regarding a pre-let for development
* Negotiations will take several months and there is no guarantee they will lead to a transaction. Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: (Bengaluru Newsroom: +91 80 6749 1136)