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Apr 22, 2015, 08:00 ET
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New Report Issued on Advancing Compassionate and Collaborative Care

The Schwartz Center for Compassionate Healthcare and The Arnold P. Gold Foundation today announced the availability of a new report on "Advancing...

Apr 20, 2015, 07:20 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. announces the acquisition of a retail hypermarket and garden center in Bad Fischau, Austria for $25.2 million (euro23.4 million).  The property was acquired from UK developer Richardson Capital and is net leased to the Austrian subsidiary of German Do-It-Yourself retailer, Hornbach, for a period of 15 years.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires $25.2 Million Retail Facility Net Leased to Hornbach

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Apr 20, 2015, 02:30 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. announces the acquisition of a retail hypermarket and garden center in Bad Fischau, Austria for $25.2 million (euro23.4 million).  The property was acquired from UK developer Richardson Capital and is net leased to the Austrian subsidiary of German Do-It-Yourself retailer, Hornbach, for a period of 15 years.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires EUR 23.4 Million Retail Facility Net Leased to Hornbach

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit construction...

Apr 20, 2015, 02:30 ET

W. P. Carey Inc. erwirbt für EUR 23,4 Millionen einen langfristig an Hornbach vermieteten Bau- und Gartenmarkt

-- Transaktion erweitert die europäische Präsenz von W. P. Carey um Österreich W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), ein Real Estate...

Apr 08, 2015, 13:49 ET

Vivendi To Increase Dividend Payouts Initiated By PSAM

In the last few days, representatives of P. Schoenfeld Asset Management ("PSAM") and the Vivendi management team have engaged in a constructive...

Mar 30, 2015, 02:30 ET

PSAM Questions Corporate Governance At Vivendi

 P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP ("PSAM"), a shareholder since July 2012, today announced that it has sent a letter to the Board of Vivendi...

Mar 27, 2015, 19:55 ET

PSAM Responds To Letter Received From Vivendi On Friday, March 27, 2015

 P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP ("PSAM") today issued the following letter to the Vivendi (EPA: VIV) (the "Company") Management Board, in...

Mar 26, 2015, 10:49 ET

PSAM Resolutions To Be Published For Vivendi Shareholder Vote At Vivendi Annual General Meeting

 P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP ("PSAM") today announced that Vivendi (EPA: VIV) (the "Company") shareholders will be able to vote for the...

Mar 23, 2015, 15:27 ET

PSAM Submits Two Resolutions To Vivendi Management Board

 P. Schoenfeld Asset Management LP ("PSAM") today announced that on March 23 it submitted two resolutions (the "PSAM Resolutions"), on behalf...

Mar 19, 2015, 16:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Increases Quarterly Dividend to $0.9525 per Share

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) reported today that its Board of Directors increased its quarterly cash dividend to $0.9525 per share, equivalent...

Feb 24, 2015, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. Announces Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) (W. P. Carey or the Company), a global net-lease real estate investment trust, today reported its financial...

Feb 23, 2015, 16:05 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. to Present at Citi 2015 Global Property CEO Conference on March 3

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust, announced today that Trevor Bond, President and CEO, is...

Feb 23, 2015, 10:00 ET

Sloan Research Fellowships Awarded to 126 Young Scholars

 The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation is pleased to announce the selection of 126 outstanding U.S. and Canadian researchers as recipients of the 2015...

Feb 12, 2015, 10:31 ET

W. P. Carey Inc. verwerft logistieke faciliteit van € 38 Miljoen in de haven van Rotterdam netto geleased aan Nippon Express

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), een Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) gespecialiseerd in corporate sale-leasebackfinanciering, build-to-suit...

Feb 12, 2015, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. has acquired a logistics facility in the Netherlands for approximately $43 million. The facility is net-leased to the European subsidiary of third-party logistics provider Nippon Express Co. Ltd. and was purchased from the developer, Borghese Logistics.

W. P. Carey Inc. Acquires $43 Million Logistics Facility in Port of Rotterdam Net Leased to Nippon Express

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit construction...

Feb 11, 2015, 07:30 ET
CPA:17 - Global closes $22 million sale-leaseback of an office and data center facility in San Antonio, TX.  The facility, constructed in 2002, will be leased for a period of 20 years to iHeartCommunications.

CPA:17 - Global Acquires $22 Million Office and Data Center Leased to iHeartCommunications, Inc.

W. P. Carey Inc., a global net lease REIT specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit financing and the acquisition of...

Feb 10, 2015, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Inc. to Release Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2014 Financial Results on Tuesday, February 24, 2015

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust, announced today that it will release its financial results for the...

Jan 29, 2015, 07:30 ET
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CPA:18 - Global Completes Self-Storage Acquisitions Totaling $53 Million

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a global net-lease real estate investment trust (REIT), announced that CPA®:18 – Global, one of its...

Jan 28, 2015, 07:30 ET
W. P. Carey Inc. has acquired a portfolio of 73 automotive retail facilities net leased to Pendragon plc, the largest automotive dealer in the UK. Pendragon sells a range of new and used vehicles and a variety of automotive brands such as Kia, Ford, Range Rover, BMW, Mercedes, Jaguar and Ferrari.

W. P. Carey Inc. Closes $355 Million Acquisition of 73-Property Pendragon Auto Dealership Portfolio

 W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in corporate sale-leaseback financing, build-to-suit...

Jan 26, 2015, 07:30 ET
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W. P. Carey Announces Tax Treatment of 2014 Dividends

W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC) announced the income tax treatment of its 2014 dividends. Stockholders are encouraged to consult with their personal...