February 5, 2007

Deutsche Bank AG, Tokyo Branch, arranges non-recourse financing for portfolio of commercial & logistics facilities

Deutsche Bank AG Tokyo Branch (Deutsche Bank) today announced that it arranged JPY57.2 billion in non-recourse financing on January 30 for special purpose companies established by Tokyo Tatemono Co., Ltd. for its announced acquisition of a portfolio of commercial and logistics facilities from the Daiei Group. Deutsche Bank arranged the non-recourse financing jointly with Merrill Lynch Japan Securities Co., Ltd.

This financing was provided to TT Retail Godo Kaisha, and one other company, the special purpose companies established by Tokyo Tatemono with 16 properties across the country including the Shoppers Plaza Shin Urayasu and Daiei’s Sannomiya Station store as underlying assets for the financing.

Deutsche Bank Group is developing a broad real estate investment banking business providing non-recourse financing, commercial mortgage backed securitisation, and other solutions through the Group’s operating companies, focused on liquidity in the real estate sector and on meeting client needs through the strengths of its financial platform and global resources.

For further information, please call:

Deutsche Bank AG, Tokyo Branch
Communications (81 3) 5156 4000

About Deutsche Bank Group

Deutsche Bank is a leading global investment bank with a strong and profitable private clients franchise. A leader in Germany and Europe, the bank is continuously growing in North America, Asia and key emerging markets. With Euro 1,128 billion in assets and 68,849 employees in 73 countries, Deutsche Bank offers unparalleled financial services throughout the world. The bank competes to be the leading global provider of financial solutions for demanding clients creating exceptional value for its shareholders and people.

In Japan, Deutsche Bank Group is engaged primarily in investment banking for corporate and institutional clients, corporate banking and asset management. The Group employs about 1,107 people.